Rooting problem


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    DaRealSlmShady Member This Topic's Starter

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    Hi! in the last three hours i have been struggling with this annoying htcdev rooting problem. You have probably heard this question a thousand times already, but you'll have to survive one more time :)
    So it's instructions and all on this rooting ( find it here: HTCdev - Please Log In) but sill the problem "waiting for device" is coming :( After the step 8, when i need to type this in to cmd " fastboot oem get_identifier_token" the waiting for device problem comes.

    If there are some kind people that can help me i'll love them for the rest of my life
     

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    Did you go into your phone settings>security and enable usb debugging?

    Also in settings>power uncheck fastboot
     
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    DaRealSlmShady Member This Topic's Starter

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    Yes i have the same problem still :(
    Are you really good at this? Then i might have a solution :)
     
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    El Presidente Beware The Milky Pirate! Moderator

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    Are there any other programs on the PC that could be talking to the phone? HTC Sync for example?
     
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    DaRealSlmShady Member This Topic's Starter

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    i got sync yes, but i have tried with and without it :/
     
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    DaRealSlmShady Member This Topic's Starter

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    Is it possible that you help me over teamviewer or something? :)
     
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    El Presidente Beware The Milky Pirate! Moderator

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    No, sorry. :)

    Have you tried other cables/USB ports etc? What about removing the HTC Sync program, but leaving the drivers?
     
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    I'll take a quick look on team viewer in a half hour or so. Will you be around?
     
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    I have tried everything you listed(tried usb 3.0 and 2.0 and leaving drivers) :/
     
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    DaRealSlmShady Member This Topic's Starter

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    Sorry i was with my grandma :/ :p Just sa y when you are able to take a look and i will answer :)
     
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    Will see what I can do today. I'm not sure yet when I can hop on there.
     
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    DaRealSlmShady Member This Topic's Starter

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    Thanks! But i need help can we chat on a place privatly (skype facebook chatforum)
    something?
     
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    between work and other project,and helping other users in these forums,i unfortunately do not have time for one-on-one private help. i prefer to help here in the forums,where many users can benefit from the info.

    the linked guide(and the htcdev guide it links) are as noob frinedly and basic as i could make them. they are intended for folks new to android and rooting,and to an extent new to working on a PC.

    why dont you read thru the guides,and post in those threads with the questions you have,and we will be glad to help you get them sorted :)
     
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    DaRealSlmShady Member This Topic's Starter

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    Ok, thanks! But i don't get the adb devices part :/ Where should it say that my phone is recognized as an adb device?
     
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    DaRealSlmShady Member This Topic's Starter

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    I have gave up, gonna get a note 2 soon, but thanks for your time :)
    gonna be nice having a upgrade
    Cheers
     
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    Hey sorry. Been a little busy lately. It would show up in the command Window. It should say connected and show a serial number. If not then the drivers aren't installed properly
     
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    not a prollem. rooting is not for everyone. if you decide to give it another go or have other questions,just holler :)
     
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    Will do :)
     

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