How To Root Motorola XOOM Android Tablet

Written By Sam on 28 February 2011

So if you are looking to root your Motorola XOOM then all you have to do is first unlock the bootloader and then follow the below guide. We are warning you again that rooting your device will void the warranty.

How to Root Motorola Xoom

  1. Unlock Xoom bootloader first.
  2. Download file to your computer
  3. Extract the contents into your Android SDK Tools folder.
  4. Open a command prompt from within your Android SDK Tools folder.
  5. Type: adb reboot bootloader
  6. Type: fastboot flash boot rootboot.img
  7. Type: fastboot reboot
  8. Wait for your device to reboot all the way.
  9. Type: adb remount
  10. Type: adb push su /system/bin
  11. Type: adb shell ln –s /system/bin/su /system/xbin/su
  12. Type: adb shell chmod 4755 /system/bin/su
  13. And now this next step you have a couple of options.
    • Option A: Push Superuser.apk in adb. Type: adb push Superuser.apk /system/app
    • Option B: Exit adb and download Superuser app from the market.
  14. Enjoy your rooted Xoom

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