Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,806,018 Members 43,777 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] How to Root ZTE V793

Tip us?
 
andynroid
Old
(Last edited by andynroid; 3rd June 2013 at 06:52 PM.)
#1  
andynroid's Avatar
Senior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 381
Posts: 1,552
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Klang Valley

 
DONATE TO ME
Thumbs up [Q] How to Root ZTE V793

Anyone can help will be very much appreciated.

It is this model = http://www.lelong.com.my/zte-v793-an...-05-Sale-P.htm
Sent From My Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Rooted And Tweaked
 
rafizolrozali
Old
#2  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 1
Posts: 5
Join Date: Dec 2006
I also have this phone and still looking for a working method to root it. Please share the info if you know. Thank you.
 
kokokranc
Old
#3  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 16
Posts: 15
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Kuala Terengganu
Cool ZTE V793 rooted

rooted my zte v793 successfully

i used the SP Flash tool to obtain scatter file and use that file to modify CWM from zte blade using MTK Droid tools. Then i flash the recovery image to the phone using SPF tool.

then using CWM, i flashed Root_Superuser_3.1.3_Busybox_1.20.2-Update1-signed.zip to the phone.

Then i use Link2SD and partitioned my sdcard to offload files from the meagre 100MB limitation

i will put the detailed procedure and the customised CWM for v793 if that's needed so you don't have to mess around with those files.

thanks
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	shot_000001.png
Views:	1107
Size:	82.8 KB
ID:	2148632   Click image for larger version

Name:	shot_000002.png
Views:	1783
Size:	50.3 KB
ID:	2148633  
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to kokokranc For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
pendaflour
Old
#4  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 7
Join Date: Jul 2013
Default zte v793

Quote:
Originally Posted by kokokranc View Post
rooted my zte v793 successfully

i used the SP Flash tool to obtain scatter file and use that file to modify CWM from zte blade using MTK Droid tools. Then i flash the recovery image to the phone using SPF tool.

then using CWM, i flashed Root_Superuser_3.1.3_Busybox_1.20.2-Update1-signed.zip to the phone.

Then i use Link2SD and partitioned my sdcard to offload files from the meagre 100MB limitation

i will put the detailed procedure and the customised CWM for v793 if that's needed so you don't have to mess around with those files.

thanks

1. Can u teach me how to root zte v793 step by step and give also download link?

2. I also have another problem : after update zte v793 my phone keep restarting...
 
inn13
Old
#5  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 4
Join Date: Jul 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by kokokranc View Post
rooted my zte v793 successfully

i used the SP Flash tool to obtain scatter file and use that file to modify CWM from zte blade using MTK Droid tools. Then i flash the recovery image to the phone using SPF tool.

then using CWM, i flashed Root_Superuser_3.1.3_Busybox_1.20.2-Update1-signed.zip to the phone.

Then i use Link2SD and partitioned my sdcard to offload files from the meagre 100MB limitation

i will put the detailed procedure and the customised CWM for v793 if that's needed so you don't have to mess around with those files.

thanks
Hi

Can you teach us step by step to root zte v793 and the link to download the software you use.
 
rafizolrozali
Old
(Last edited by rafizolrozali; 1st August 2013 at 09:33 AM.) Reason: edit
#6  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 1
Posts: 5
Join Date: Dec 2006
Quote:
Originally Posted by kokokranc View Post
rooted my zte v793 successfully

i used the SP Flash tool to obtain scatter file and use that file to modify CWM from zte blade using MTK Droid tools. Then i flash the recovery image to the phone using SPF tool.

then using CWM, i flashed Root_Superuser_3.1.3_Busybox_1.20.2-Update1-signed.zip to the phone.

Then i use Link2SD and partitioned my sdcard to offload files from the meagre 100MB limitation

i will put the detailed procedure and the customised CWM for v793 if that's needed so you don't have to mess around with those files.

thanks
edit: I also in need of usb driver for this phone because whenever I switch off phone for Flash tool, my XP laptop always ask for drivers of which I don't have.

Thank you in advance. I'll wait for your files and guidance to do it.
The Following User Says Thank You to rafizolrozali For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
kokokranc
Old
(Last edited by kokokranc; 17th September 2013 at 06:30 PM.) Reason: obselete method
#7  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 16
Posts: 15
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Kuala Terengganu
Default RE: [Q] How to Root ZTE V793

Dear all,
my method ultimately becomes obselete now. to root, you can just use one of these 2 methods:
1. Ishuaji
2. e-root

the supersu included is in chinese, so you might need to flash CWM to change to english supersu.

as for flashing CWM, you can find tutorials using Mobileuncle.

thanks!

 
First, disclaimer:
WE TAKE NO CREDIT FOR ANY WORK THAT COMES ASSOCIATED WITH THESE BUILDS UNLESS SPECIFIED OTHERWISE. THANKS FOR KEEPING THINGS OPEN!
OFFICIAL DISCLAIMER
PHP Code:
Code:
#include
/*
* Your warranty is now void.
*
* I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards,
* thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please
* do some research if you have any concerns about this custom CWM
* before flashing it! YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if
* you point the finger at me for messing up your device, I will laugh at you.
*/
All the files needed are in this google drive folder:
https://drive.google.com/folderview?...3RQUlZjZ2s1QjA

Click image for larger version

Name:	Capture.jpg
Views:	531
Size:	7.1 KB
ID:	2159178

Detail of files:
Quote:
1. zte_mtk6573_drivers_cdc+vcom+adb_v1.1136.0.zip
USB VCOM driver. needed when you want to flash the phone (This is when you strip the battery off the phone and connect it to USB). this driver is unsigned, so for win8 users, pls google how to install unsigned drivers.

2. SP Flash Tool v3.1216.05.7z

Flashing tool. you need this to flash the custom CWM attached.

3. MT6575_Android_scatter.txt

Device-specific memory map. we need this to tell SP flash tool where to put the custom CWM when flashing.

4. ZTE-V793_130615__recovery_130802-123951.img
Custom CWM generated from my phone (ZTE V793) bought from Happy Mobile (DiGi) under SKMM package.
DISCLAIMER: this is generated from my phone's settings and intended only for my phone's usage. I will not be responsible for any damage caused by your act of flashing this file onto your phone.

I successfully generated the file using the tutorial from a russian site

also an xda tutorial here

You can generate your own CWM using tutorials above, but if you agree with the disclaimer, you can use the custom recovery attached. With no warranties, of course.

5. Root_Superuser_3.1.3_Busybox_1.20.2-Update1-signed.zip
The rooting tool to be installed by our custom CWM to the phone to obtain root
Method:
Quote:
This can be divided into several process:
1. Download all related files
2. Install Driver
3. Flash custom CWM
4. Install Root & Busybox zip file using CWM

1. Download all related files

Pretty self explanatory. Download and extract all files.

First, download and install USB Driver:
http://www.mediafire.com/download/f7...ZTE+Driver.rar

2. Install Driver
We need 2 drivers to be installed:
- ZTE_Handset_USB_Driver.exe
- JoinMe_for_Android.exe

the Joinme driver is needed when flashing custom CWM. However, it didn't work for me. so I installed zte_mtk6573_drivers_cdc+vcom+adb_v1.1136.0.zip manually. To install it, remove battery from phone, connect to usb. Wait for computer to start searching for drivers, select Browse for drivers and select the vcom drivers downloaded.

3. Flash custom CWM
1. Open Flash_tool.exe from SP Flash Tool v3.1216.05 folder extracted earlier.
2. Click "Scatter-loading". Select "MT6575_Android_scatter.txt" that you downloaded earlier.
Click image for larger version

Name:	01 - scatter file.jpg
Views:	2273
Size:	45.5 KB
ID:	2159248
3. Click to deselect ALL checkboxes in the list. ONLY TICK RECOVERY.
Click image for larger version

Name:	02 - select recovery.jpg
Views:	1923
Size:	54.4 KB
ID:	2159266
4. Double click on the word RECOVERY and select "ZTE-V793_130615__recovery_130802-123951.img" downloaded earlier
Click image for larger version

Name:	03 - select custom CWM file.jpg
Views:	1524
Size:	52.9 KB
ID:	2159267
5. Click Download. A warning will pop up "Not ALL images are correctly loaded blah blah blah". just click Yes.
Click image for larger version

Name:	04 - Download.jpg
Views:	1465
Size:	50.5 KB
ID:	2159283
6. If you see below the application, it will say "Searching" next to NAND. Time to plug in your phone. DON'T FORGET TO REMOVE THE BATTERY BEFORE PLUGGING IN YOUR PHONE.
Click image for larger version

Name:	05 - Progress 01.jpg
Views:	1758
Size:	54.8 KB
ID:	2159284
Click image for larger version

Name:	06 - Progress 02.jpg
Views:	1519
Size:	57.5 KB
ID:	2159285

7. Now you're done flashing, it's time to boot into CWM. Unplug the phone from USB. Put on battery. Press Vol+ & Power Button simultaneously. When ZTE logo appear, RELEASE ALL BUTTON.

8. Let's hope you boot straight into CWM
Click image for larger version

Name:	20130802_143407.jpg
Views:	1355
Size:	246.3 KB
ID:	2159307

If you have this, then CONGRATULATIONS! you are now a step away from root!

4. Install Root & Busybox zip file using CWM
1. Copy the "Root_Superuser_3.1.3_Busybox_1.20.2-Update1-signed.zip" onto the root of SD Card on your phone as normally you would (I wouldn't elaborate since this is android 101 knowledge)

2. Boot into Clockworkmod (CWM) recovery. To do this, turn off your phone normally. 5 seconds after the phone vibrates (fully off), press volume up (vol+) and power button. Wait until ZTE logo appears, then release both buttons.

If you do this correctly, you will see "CWM v 5.5.0.4 for ZTE V"

to navigate, use volume up (vol+) & volume down (vol-). to select, use power button.

3. Select "install zip from SD CARD" > "Choose zip from sdcard" > Look for "Root_Superuser_3.1.3_Busybox_1.20.2-Update1-signed.zip". REMEMBER: Navigate using volume button, select using power button.

then, confirm by selecting "Yes - Install Root_Superuser_" and pressing power button.

when completed, go back to main menu and select reboot.

if nothing goes wrong, you will see SuperUser and busybox icon in your App drawer.


UPDATE:
12082013 - finished 4th item - install root & busybox
todo - revise SP Flash tool version
The Following 8 Users Say Thank You to kokokranc For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
Encik Joe
Old
#8  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 5
Posts: 11
Join Date: Aug 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by kokokranc View Post

4. Install Root & Busybox zip file using CWM
Can I continue next time? wow, doing this is such a pain. i never knew that. kudos to all the gurus who are willing to spend their time making guides and walkthroughs.

thanks
Hi kokokranc..appreciate if you could continue
 
saifudinbesoot
Old
#9  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 2
Posts: 7
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Kuala Besut
Default Will Try

Quote:
Originally Posted by kokokranc View Post
First, disclaimer:

If you have this, then CONGRATULATIONS! you are now a step away from root!

4. Install Root & Busybox zip file using CWM
Can I continue next time? wow, doing this is such a pain. i never knew that. kudos to all the gurus who are willing to spend their time making guides and walkthroughs.

thanks
want to try it after buaka puasa
 
saifudinbesoot
Old
#10  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 2
Posts: 7
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Kuala Besut
Unhappy error

got this error

maybe it because my pc just detects then undetects preloader drivers
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	m6ng.jpg
Views:	1000
Size:	46.4 KB
ID:	2159732  

The Following User Says Thank You to saifudinbesoot For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes