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 ====== Rooting the Droid X ====== ====== Rooting the Droid X ======
 +**IMPORTANT:​** ​ Don't update to .621 until you have root and OTA Rootkeeper installed.
  
-*IMPORTANT:​* ​ Don't update to .621 until you have root and OTA Rootkeeper installed. 
-%TOC% 
  
 ===== For .602 & .605 ===== ===== For .602 & .605 =====
- 
 Go to this site [[http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-sbf/​23638-linux-solution-your-windows-rsd-lite-problems.html|Droid X ezSBF Files]] and download the .605 version. ​ Boot the ISO with your phone connected and root with the ZergRush method. ​ Your phone should reboot and you will have root. Go to this site [[http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-sbf/​23638-linux-solution-your-windows-rsd-lite-problems.html|Droid X ezSBF Files]] and download the .605 version. ​ Boot the ISO with your phone connected and root with the ZergRush method. ​ Your phone should reboot and you will have root.
  
 ===== For .621 ===== ===== For .621 =====
- +  ​Install Voodoo OTA Rootkeeper 
-   ​Install Voodoo OTA Rootkeeper +  ​- ​Backup root 
-   1 Backup root +  ​- ​Temporarily un-root 
-   1 Temporarily un-root +  ​- ​Install the .621 OTA update 
-   1 Install the .621 OTA update +  ​- ​Run Rootkeeper and re-root
-   1 Run Rootkeeper and re-root+
  
 ===== Loading the Bootloader ===== ===== Loading the Bootloader =====
- 
 With phone off, hold the CAMERA button and VOLUME DOWN, then hit the POWER button With phone off, hold the CAMERA button and VOLUME DOWN, then hit the POWER button
  
 ===== Loading into Recovery mode ===== ===== Loading into Recovery mode =====
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 With phone off, hold the HOME button and press POWER until you get an exclamation mark. Release the HOME button and press the SEARCH button With phone off, hold the HOME button and press POWER until you get an exclamation mark. Release the HOME button and press the SEARCH button
  
 ===== Manually removing unwanted applications ===== ===== Manually removing unwanted applications =====
- +<file>
-<verbatim>+
 Current system mount: Current system mount:
-/​dev/​block/​mmcblk1p21 /system ext3 ro,​noatime,​nodiratime,​data=ordered 0 0+/​dev/​block/​mmcblk1p21 /system ext3 ro,​noatime,​nodiratime,​data''​ordered 0 0
  
 Command to remount as rw: Command to remount as rw:
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 Blockbuster Blockbuster
 Blockbuster.apk Blockbuster.apk
-</verbatim>+</file>
  
 ===== References ===== ===== References =====
- 
 ==== Guides ==== ==== Guides ====
- +  * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​09/​22/​how-to-root-droid-x-running-official-android-2-2/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​09/​22/​how-to-root-droid-x-running-official-android-2-2/​]] 
-   * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​09/​22/​how-to-root-droid-x-running-official-android-2-2/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​09/​22/​how-to-root-droid-x-running-official-android-2-2/​]] +  * [[http://​rootzwiki.com/​topic/​5307-how-to-root-or-unroot-your-droid-x/​]] 
-   ​* [[http://​rootzwiki.com/​topic/​5307-how-to-root-or-unroot-your-droid-x/​]] +  * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​12/​09/​z4root-will-root-the-droid-x-2-3-340-update/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​12/​09/​z4root-will-root-the-droid-x-2-3-340-update/​]] 
-   ​* [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​12/​09/​z4root-will-root-the-droid-x-2-3-340-update/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​12/​09/​z4root-will-root-the-droid-x-2-3-340-update/​]] +  * [[http://​alldroid.org/​default.aspx?​g''​posts&t''​493|http://​alldroid.org/​default.aspx?​g''​posts&t''​493]] 
-   ​* [[http://​alldroid.org/​default.aspx?​g=posts&t=493|http://​alldroid.org/​default.aspx?​g=posts&t=493]] +  * [[http://​nexus404.com/​Blog/​2010/​09/​22/​motorola-droid-x-froyo-root-available-now-here%E2%80%99s-how-you-do-it-motorola-droid-x-with-android-2-2-can-be-rooted-too/​|http://​nexus404.com/​Blog/​2010/​09/​22/​motorola-droid-x-froyo-root-available-now-here%E2%80%99s-how-you-do-it-motorola-droid-x-with-android-2-2-can-be-rooted-too/​]] 
-   ​* [[http://​nexus404.com/​Blog/​2010/​09/​22/​motorola-droid-x-froyo-root-available-now-here%E2%80%99s-how-you-do-it-motorola-droid-x-with-android-2-2-can-be-rooted-too/​|http://​nexus404.com/​Blog/​2010/​09/​22/​motorola-droid-x-froyo-root-available-now-here%E2%80%99s-how-you-do-it-motorola-droid-x-with-android-2-2-can-be-rooted-too/​]] +  * [[http://​alldroid.org/​Default.aspx?​tabid''​40&g''​posts&t''​967&​find''​unread|http://​alldroid.org/​Default.aspx?​tabid''​40&g''​posts&t''​967&​find''​unread]] 
-   ​* [[http://​alldroid.org/​Default.aspx?​tabid=40&g=posts&t=967&​find=unread|http://​alldroid.org/​Default.aspx?​tabid=40&g=posts&t=967&​find=unread]] +  * [[http://​www.mydroidworld.com/​forums/​droid-x-discussion/​8779-602-rooted-without-sbfg-wiping.html|.602 rooted without SBF'g or wiping!]] 
-   ​* [[http://​www.mydroidworld.com/​forums/​droid-x-discussion/​8779-602-rooted-without-sbfg-wiping.html|.602 rooted without SBF'g or wiping!]] +  * [[http://​www.mydroidworld.com/​forums/​droid-x-discussion/​8771-official-gingerbread-update-4-5-602-rooted-ready-stock.html|Official Gingerbread update 4.5.602 (rooted and ready) or Stock]] 
-   ​* [[http://​www.mydroidworld.com/​forums/​droid-x-discussion/​8771-official-gingerbread-update-4-5-602-rooted-ready-stock.html|Official Gingerbread update 4.5.602 (rooted and ready) or Stock]] +  * [[http://​www.mydroidworld.com/​forums/​droid-x-how-tos/​6178-rooolers-guide-root-unroot-backup-rom-sbf-overclock.html]]
-   ​* [[http://​www.mydroidworld.com/​forums/​droid-x-how-tos/​6178-rooolers-guide-root-unroot-backup-rom-sbf-overclock.html]]+
 === SBF === === SBF ===
- +  * [[http://​www.droidforums.net/​forum/​droid-x-rooted-help/​100038-complete-droid-x-sbf-flashing-guide.html]] 
-   * [[http://​www.droidforums.net/​forum/​droid-x-rooted-help/​100038-complete-droid-x-sbf-flashing-guide.html]] +  * [[https://​sites.google.com/​site/​motosbf/​|Droid X SBF Files]] 
-   ​* [[https://​sites.google.com/​site/​motosbf/​|Droid X SBF Files]] +  * [[http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-sbf/​23638-linux-solution-your-windows-rsd-lite-problems.html|Linux solution to your Windows/RSD lite problems]]
-   ​* [[http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-sbf/​23638-linux-solution-your-windows-rsd-lite-problems.html|Linux solution to your Windows/RSD lite problems]]+
 ==== Android SDK and Drivers ==== ==== Android SDK and Drivers ====
- +  * [[http://​alldroid.org/​Default.aspx?​tabid''​40&g''​posts&m''​5167&#​post5167|ADB Driver]] 
-   * [[http://​alldroid.org/​Default.aspx?​tabid=40&g=posts&m=5167&#​post5167|ADB Driver]] +  * [[http://​developer.android.com/​sdk/​win-usb.html|Android USB Drivers]] 
-   ​* [[http://​developer.android.com/​sdk/​win-usb.html|Android USB Drivers]] +  * [[http://​developer.android.com/​sdk/​installing.html|http://​developer.android.com/​sdk/​installing.html]] 
-   ​* [[http://​developer.android.com/​sdk/​installing.html|http://​developer.android.com/​sdk/​installing.html]] +  * [[http://​developer.android.com/​sdk/​adding-components.html|Adding SDK Components]]
-   ​* [[http://​developer.android.com/​sdk/​adding-components.html|Adding SDK Components]]+
 ==== Miscellaneous ==== ==== Miscellaneous ====
 +  * [[http://​android-tricks.blogspot.com/​2009/​01/​mount-filesystem-read-write.html|http://​android-tricks.blogspot.com/​2009/​01/​mount-filesystem-read-write.html]]
 +  * [[http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-hacks/​1347-removing-bloat.html|http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-hacks/​1347-removing-bloat.html]]
 +  * [[http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-hacking-guides/​8391-removing-bloat-2-2-ota-3-ways-super-easy-safe-safe-easy-free.html|http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-hacking-guides/​8391-removing-bloat-2-2-ota-3-ways-super-easy-safe-safe-easy-free.html]]
 +==== Upgrading to Gingerbread ====
 +  * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2011/​03/​29/​how-to-root-gingerbread-on-droid-x/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2011/​03/​29/​how-to-root-gingerbread-on-droid-x/​]]
 +  * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​12/​09/​z4root-will-root-the-droid-x-2-3-340-update/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​12/​09/​z4root-will-root-the-droid-x-2-3-340-update/​]]
 +  * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2011/​05/​28/​download-official-droidx-gingerbread-4-5-596-for-rooted-users/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2011/​05/​28/​download-official-droidx-gingerbread-4-5-596-for-rooted-users/​]]
 +  * [[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v''​WMFMNldyrZQ|Droid-X Complete SBF Video Guide]]
 +  * [[http://​www.mydroidworld.com/​forums/​droid-x-discussion/​7651-official-dx-gingerbread-2-3-3-4-5-596-release-thread-something-everyone.html|Official DX Gingerbread 2.3.3 (4.5.596) Release Thread]]
  
-   * [[http://​android-tricks.blogspot.com/​2009/​01/​mount-filesystem-read-write.html|http://​android-tricks.blogspot.com/​2009/​01/​mount-filesystem-read-write.html]] 
-   * [[http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-hacks/​1347-removing-bloat.html|http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-hacks/​1347-removing-bloat.html]] 
-   * [[http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-hacking-guides/​8391-removing-bloat-2-2-ota-3-ways-super-easy-safe-safe-easy-free.html|http://​www.droidxforums.com/​forum/​droid-x-hacking-guides/​8391-removing-bloat-2-2-ota-3-ways-super-easy-safe-safe-easy-free.html]] 
-==== Upgrading to Gingerbread ==== 
  
-   * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2011/​03/​29/​how-to-root-gingerbread-on-droid-x/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/2011/03/29/how-to-root-gingerbread-on-droid-x/​]] +-- Main.FredPettis ​- 2011-01-11
-   * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​12/​09/​z4root-will-root-the-droid-x-2-3-340-update/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2010/​12/​09/​z4root-will-root-the-droid-x-2-3-340-update/​]] +
-   * [[http://​www.droid-life.com/​2011/​05/​28/​download-official-droidx-gingerbread-4-5-596-for-rooted-users/​|http://​www.droid-life.com/​2011/​05/​28/​download-official-droidx-gingerbread-4-5-596-for-rooted-users/​]] +
-   * [[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=WMFMNldyrZQ|Droid-X Complete SBF Video Guide]] +
-   * [[http://​www.mydroidworld.com/​forums/​droid-x-discussion/​7651-official-dx-gingerbread-2-3-3-4-5-596-release-thread-something-everyone.html|Official DX Gingerbread 2.3.3 (4.5.596) Release Thread]]+
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