[Tutorial] Rooting the X10 and removing apps
HOW TO ROOT YOUR X10: DUMMIES GUIDE
Enhanced the original guide from http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=711907
Step 1: Download either of these (they are both the same)
Step 1.5: Download this
Step 2: Disconnect your X10 and power it off
Step 3: Hold the "Back" button on your X10 and connect your USB cable (SEUS Drive should install or fail)
Step 4: Go to your start menu a run "regedit"
Step 5: Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\U SB\VID_0FCE&PID_ADDE
Step 6: You will see a number like "1&23cfa456&7&8". This is your device ID. Copy this number
Step 7: Go to the "i_R1FA16_ft" folder you just downloaded, then open folder "step1" and then open the file "DeviceID.txt"
Step 8: Copy your device ID into this file and save it
Step 9: Power off your phone, disconnect it and remove the battery for 5 seconds
Step 10: Start "X10flash.bat"
Step 11: Put your battery back in, hold the "back" button and connect your USB cable like in step 3
Step 12: Open the other folder you downloaded called "ROOT_F2v1" and copy "DeviceID.txt" into the folders "step2" and "step3"
Step 13: On your phone, press menu > settings > applications > Allow debugging
Step 14: Run "step2.cmd" and select the 6 option down "Unpack from SDCard" and let it do its thing
Step 15: Run "step3.cmd" and press enter. Let it do its thing until it reboots back to the phone
Step 16: Enjoy Root
If you have problems with permissions do these commands on your phone's terminal:
mount -o remount, rw /system
chmod 06755 /system/bin/su
This should make SuperUser.apk pop-up and ask for permissions