Want to root your Droid Razr?
For those of you who want to take full control over your new Droid Razr to get cool stuff like free 4G LTE wifi tethering, backup your apps, install new ROMs, and more, there’s an easy way to root your Droid Razr.
*Note – This guide is for Windows only for now, for Mac and Linux see How to Root Droid Razr on Mac or Linux.
Step 1. Go to Settings->Applications->Development and make sure USB Debugging is checked on.
Step 2. Connect your micro-USB cable to your Droid Razr and computer then make sure USB Mode is set to “Charge Only”.
Step 3. Make sure you have Droid Razr Windows drivers installed. Download driver here and run the EXE program to install.
(You can verify you have Droid Razr drivers installed by going to Control Panel->Hardware and Sound->Device Manager and seeing Android USB Device.
Step 4. Download DroidRazrRoot.zip and unzip/uncompress, you will get a file folder called DroidRazrRoot.
Step 5. Run the file runme.bat in the folder. In a few minutes, your Droid Razr should be rooted. You can verify your Droid Razr has been rooted if you have SuperUser app and run a rooted app like Titanium Backup app (available for free on the Market) to double-check.
Congratulations! You’ve rooted your Droid Razr!
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You will need a rooted Droid Razr to install all ROM/kernels.
NOTE: PLEASE ONLY INSTALL ROMS INTENDED FOR YOUR VERSION OF Droid Razr! Otherwise you WILL BRICK YOUR PHONE and I will not be responsible! ALL ROMs on this site are ONLY for Verizon Droid Razr!
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