- HTC Desire 300
- You need to first Unlock Bootloader. You can unlock it easily on the official website of HTC. (Unlock Bootloader Here)
- CWM Recovery (ClockworkMod) (Download Link)
- SuperSU zip package (Download Here)
- ADB/Fastboot drivers (Download Here)
- You’ll need to install USB drivers on your PC.
Instructions: How to install recovery on HTC Desire 300
Step 1: First download the required files as mentioned in the requirements section.
Step 2: Extract the ADB drivers folder on your desktop.
Step 3: Copy the cwm recovery image file to the adb folder.
Step 4: Open the adb folder, Hold the Shift key and Right Click in the folder and select the option, Open command window here.
Step 5: Type the following command to flash cwm recovery:
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
Now follow the further instructions to Flash SuperSU zip package, which will grant root access on your phone.
Step 7: Copy the SuperSU zip package to your phone.
Step 8: Turn Off your phone and reboot it into recovery mode, hold down the Volume Down+Power buttons simultaneously and from the menu, select the recovery option.
You’ll be using the Volume Up/Down keys to navigate between different options and Power button to select the desire option.
Step 10: Once the SuperSU is flashed successfully, head back to main menu and select the option, “Reboot system now”.
That’s it folks, Your HTC Desire 300 has successfully been rooted. To further verify and clarify, Open the Google Play Store app and install ‘Root Checker’. Once installed, Run it to verify root access. Enjoy!! What Next? Well you’ve access to install apps which requires root access like Titanium Backup, as well as you can also flash Custom ROM to further customize your phone.
Thanks to @topuchi13 for helping me and @SPSPaWn for porting CWM to Desire 300