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By Zinta, Senior Member on 5th April 2014, 11:22 PM
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I've upgraded from the HTC one x to the M8 and was wondering if there were any ways to root via a mac, I know it's do-able with AIO kits on windows as well as apps like weaksauce for the VerizonM8. In terms of using stuff like Parallels I don't see the justification in purchasing it just for to do a certain thing when hundreds(probably!) will be in the same boat, any info on what would be the best route for me to take would be appreciated!
 
 
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I've upgraded from the HTC one x to the M8 and was wondering if there were any ways to root via a mac, I know it's do-able with AIO kits on windows as well as apps like weaksauce for the VerizonM8. In terms of using stuff like Parallels I don't see the justification in purchasing it just for to do a certain thing when hundreds(probably!) will be in the same boat, any info on what would be the best route for me to take would be appreciated!

http://htc-one.wonderhowto.com/how-t...itkat-0151186/

i know this is for m7 but same for m8
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2698134 use this twrp
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http://htc-one.wonderhowto.com/how-t...itkat-0151186/

i know this is for m7 but same for m8
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2698134 use this twrp


Thanks Jay! I had seen some posts saying it was the same but I wasn't too sure but if it defiantly is I will give it a go!
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Thanks Jay! I had seen some posts saying it was the same but I wasn't too sure but if it defiantly is I will give it a go!

I couldn't get to work on my Mac wouldn't see the phone had to use mate's pc
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