1. Check out our app, Forums for Android! Download and leave feedback here!

Root How to root the evo

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by bck9900, Jun 3, 2010.

  1. bck9900

    bck9900 Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter
    38

    May 29, 2010
    172
    13
    38
    Austin, Tx

    Advertisement

  2. Putty

    Putty Well-Known Member
    78

    May 31, 2010
    832
    56
    78
    OH--IO
    I'm all over it.
     
  3. twospirits

    twospirits AF's janitor
    923

    Oct 4, 2009
    6,184
    5,042
    923
    Male
    Database Programmer, Sprint Advocate
    Queens, NY
  4. Roman G.

    Roman G. No-Posting Probation
    113

    Feb 10, 2010
    539
    261
    113
    Oregon
    I think I am gonna wait until we get full absolute control, I hate have to do everything through ADB.
    I will just enjoy the phone for awhile.
     
    me2u69 likes this.
  5. effluent

    effluent Well-Known Member
    43

    Jan 2, 2010
    259
    45
    43
    West Tejas
    Never rooted a phone, but for now there's not a lot you can do with it right? The main thing I'll be itching to do is make the homescreens, music app etc. rotate in landscape. It annoys me that it won't do it already especially with a kickstand. I just tend to hold these phones where they are in landscape. Can we get it to rotate right now with root or do we have to wait for someone to figure out how to do it?
     
  6. colourfuze

    colourfuze Member
    16

    May 17, 2010
    18
    1
    16
    Where do you place the file?? The root of the sd card?? Just not inside any folder?
     
  7. saecrow

    saecrow Active Member
    16

    Apr 14, 2010
    34
    2
    16
    correct, the root of the sd card (ie the top level (sd\) . . . . not in a subfolder (sd\documents, sd\photos, sd\ any folder name here)
     
  8. colourfuze

    colourfuze Member
    16

    May 17, 2010
    18
    1
    16
  9. colourfuze

    colourfuze Member
    16

    May 17, 2010
    18
    1
    16
    Has anyone tried it from the forums... I have a google i/o phone but i dont know if im ready to make that move yet. Ive read everything isnt working on the 2.2 evo root yet.
     
Tags:

Share This Page

Loading...