HTC’s One M8 to lớn Gain Root Access & Install Custom Recovery

HTC’s One M8 is one of the most beautiful smartphones currently available – it’s specs are great as well. However, if you want khổng lồ unleash the true power nguồn of this apk device, you will need lớn unlock it, root it và install a custom recovery.

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HTC not only locks the bootloader of its devices, it put’s an S-On restriction on them. S-On performs a signature verification task when a user attempts lớn flash a new firmware on the device.

In this guide, we’re going to show you how you can unlock the bootloader of the One M8 and make S-On become S-Off. Afterwards, we are going to go ahead và root the One M8 and install custom recovery on it.

Pre-installation Instructions:

This guide should work for all variants of the htc One M8 , but it will only work with the htc One M8. Vì not try using this with another device.Charged your battery to lớn at least over 60 percent khổng lồ avoid loss of nguồn before the processes are over.Download and then install Android ADB & Fastboot Drivers. Tải về the Fastboot folder separately on your desktop.Have a back up of all your important media content, messages, contacts, & call logs. This is important as unlocking the devices boot loader will completely wipe it.Download & install HTC Drivers and HTC Sync ManagerEnable USB debugging mode. To vày so go to lớn Settings > Developer Options > Enable USB Debugging. If you can’t find the developer options in settings, you will need to lớn activate them first by going lớn Settings > About and tapping the”Build Number” 7 times. After you do so, developer options should appear.Disable any anti-virus programs or firewalls on your computer first.Turn off your smartphone htc Sync while you are unlocking your bootloader.Have a genuine data cable khổng lồ connect your device khổng lồ your computer

Note: The methods needed lớn flash custom recoveries, roms and to root your phone can result in bricking your device. Rooting your device will also void the warranty & it will no longer be eligible for không tính phí device services from manufacturers or warranty providers. Be responsible và keep these in mind before you decide khổng lồ proceed on your own responsibility. In case a mishap occurs, we or the device manufacturers should never be held responsible.

Unlock the Bootloader of smartphone htc One M8.

HTCDev will give you step by step Unlocking Bootloader Instructions. The first step would be lớn boot your phone into Hboot Mode. Vì so by first turning off your phone with a long press of the power key. When the device turns off, wait for 30 seconds then long press the volume down & power buttons.You should now find yourself in Hboot mode. Move between options by pressing the volume up and down keys. Press the power key lớn make a selection.Go khổng lồ the Fastboot option and select it.

Connect your device to lớn your PC.Go to lớn the bottom of the HTCdev page and choose Proceed khổng lồ step 5.

On the second page, mở cửa the Fastboot folder or the Minimal ADB và Fastboot thư mục that is located in your Window’s drive’s program file. Your choice, either will work.

When the folder you chose is open, mở cửa a command window. Vì chưng so by pressing the shift key và left clicking on any empty area inside the folder.

When the command window is open, enter this command: fastboot devices. This command should tell you if your device has been detected by your PC. If it has not been detected, you will not see any info và you will need lớn re-install smartphone htc Sync manager, reboot your computer and start again from step 1.

Go to the bottom of HTCDev’s 2nd Hit Proceed to step 8.

You are now in HTCDev’s 3rd Page. Follow all the instructions presented to you.

Type the following into the command prompt: fastboot oem get_identifier_token

Past the token code into the box “My Device Identifier Token”. You should see this on HTCDev’s 3rd

When you press the submit button, you should get an e-mail from HTCDev with a file called bin attached. Download this file và copy it into your Fastboot folder.

Open a command prompt again and type in the following command: fastboot flash unlocktoken Unlock_code.bin


You should see a request to lớn unlock the bootloader, press the volume up key to lớn go khổng lồ yes, và confirm the installation by using the power key.


Your device should now restart và the Factory Reset process will complete. Disconnect your device from the PC.


Install CWM / TWRP Recovery on smartphone htc One M8:

Download one of the following custom recoveries according to lớn the version of the smartphone htc One M8 that you have.

Note: We will be linking lớn T-Mobile’s One M8’s recovery when we find it. We find it.

Copy the downloaded Recovery.img tệp tin to Fastboot or Minimal ADB and Fastboot folder

Close the điện thoại htc Sync Manager first to lớn avoid interruptions.

Open Fastboot folder, or Minimal ADB & Fastboot folder. Xuất hiện a command prompt by pressing the shift key và left clicking on any empty area inside the folder.

Enable USB Debugging Mode.

Put device in Hboot by long pressing the volume down và power keys. Your phone will now boot into the Hboot mode. In Hboot mode, you can move between options by pressing the volume up and down keys. Khổng lồ select an option, press the nguồn key.

Highlight the”Fastboot”Connect device to PC now.In the ADB command panel, issue this command: fastboot devicesYou should see a list of devices connected in Fastboot mode. Your device should be on it.Type: fastboot flash recovery recovery.img. This will flash the recovery on your device.When flashing is done, issue command: fastboot reboot or remove device and reboot into recovery mode by simultaneously the volume up & volume down combination.

Root htc One M8:

Copy downloaded .zip file to phone’s sd card.Boot into recovery mode.In recovery mode, tap “Install > Choose Zip size SDcard >”.Proceed with installation.Reboot your device.To install Busybox, go khổng lồ Google Play Store.Search for “BusyBox Installer”.Install it.

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How lớn S-OFF htc One M8:


Have ADB & Fastboot drivers installed properly.Have HTCDev unlocked.Root your deviceUninstall điện thoại htc Sync Manager.You should not have any screen lock (pin, pattern or password) phối up

How lớn S-OFF: 

Copy Firewater tệp tin to Fastboot or Minimal ADB & Fastboot folder.Open the Fastboot folder, or open Minimal ADB and Fastboot folder.Open a command window. Vì chưng so by pressing the shift key & left clicking on any empty area inside the folder.Enable USB Debugging Mode.Connect your device to lớn your PC now.Type in the command prompt: adb devicesType in the command prompt:

adb reboot  adb wait-for-device push firewater /data/local/tmp adb shell su chmod 755 /data/local/tmp/firewater /data/local/tmp/firewater

If prompted for permission, allow access on your device.Complete procedure & reboot.You should see S-OFF status on the bootloader now.

Have you unlocked the bootloader of your One M8?