How To Root HTC One M8 (AT&T)

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HTC One M8 AT&T can be rooted but the process can be time consuming because it not only need the flash root exploit but it also need installation of CWM and to unlock bootloader. We need to follow a specific procedure. We follow the steps given below whenever we need to change the privileges of a user for our device. So far we haven’t come up with a one-click solution so we have to do a little struggle for this procedure. We need to follow all the steps very carefully because if any step goes wrong we may end up getting our device damaged or bricked. There are some pre-requisites for this procedure. The android version used by HTC One M8 AT&T is. We can root AT&T’s HTC One M8 by following the steps given below one by one:

  1. The first step would be unlocking our device’s bootloader, we can visit com to learn how we can unlock our device, and this webpage is officially supported by HTC. We can check this article.
  2. Copy flashable SuperSU in your device memory.
  3. Unlock the bootloader and now we install a custom recovery, We will get the TRWP or CWM recovery. By choosing the appropriate choice.
  1. We can get the fastboot fileshere. We have to first move recovery.img which was already downloaded in the same folder.
  2. Now we press shift and right mouse click to open the command prompt. We have to click in the same window.
  3. We will now enter the bootloader mode. We will restart our phone and press power button and volume down key simultaneously. This would enter the bootloader menu. Now with the help of up and down keys we select FASTBOOT.
  4. Connect your device now via a USB cable.
  5. Now start typing the command “fastboot flash recovery recovery.img” the name of the image may vary but we named it as “recovery.img”
  6. Now after the flash recovery, we will turn off the phone and repeat step 4. When you’ve entered the bootloader menu select RECOVERY menu. Now we will proceed to CWM recovery menu. We select install zip from SD card, look for the HTC One M8 AT&T root exploit file which was downloaded before step 3. Flash your device and then reboot your device.
  7. Now we did the M8 root, changed the privileges to the device we can now install Titanium Backup to create a full backup.

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How To Root HTC One M8 (AT&T)
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HTC One M8 AT&T can be rooted but the process can be time consuming because it not only need the flash root exploit but it also need installation of CWM and to unlock bootloader. We need to follow a specific procedure. We follow the steps given below whenever we need to change the privileges of a user for our device.
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