How to root Nexus One

How to root Nexus One running Froyo

  1. Download Quick Rooter from the item list below.
  2. Turn off your Nexus One.
  3. Once your Nexus One is off, hold down the power button and the Volume-Down button till it turns on.  Here, you’re in your phone’s bootloader.
  4. Use your phone’s Volume buttons to scroll down to recovery.
  5. Press the power button to confirm.
  6. You are now in the Recovery Menu.  Use your trackball to scroll down to “install zip from sdcard”.
  7. Choose “choose zip from sdcard”.
  8. Choose the “froyo-rooter-signed.zip”.
  9. Select “Yes”.
  10. Let the phone do it’s work.  Once the installation is complete, scroll up to “reboot system now”.
  11. Congratulations, your phone is now rooted!

Use the same method above to install any custom ROM you wish.

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