(Video Tutorial) How to root and install custom recovery

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By Asadullah, Senior Member on 31st December 2010, 05:26 AM
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HERE is a video on how to root and install a custom recovery on the motorola defy.

You need to have adb installed here's a video here on how to do that.

And here is the link to everything you need.

I am not responsible for anything you do to your phone I'm just providing a video.

All thanks should go to tenfar for making the recovery and sorensiim for making a guide. I basically just recorded what he wrote.

side note you don't need to use the android sdk to install z4root or the recovery apks you can just put them on your sdcard and install from there.
here's a update video on installing the motorola usb/adb drivers in ubuntu it goes with this video
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31st December 2010, 05:35 AM |#2  
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Are you aware z4root works? I didn't need adb at all...
31st December 2010, 05:42 AM |#3  
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Originally Posted by CleanSweep93

Are you aware z4root works? I didn't need adb at all...

yeah I used it in the video I just used adb to install it instead of putting it on the sdcard and installing it. It gets users familiar with adb which they will need in the future.

22nd December 2012, 11:59 PM |#4  
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this thread is obsolete , most inks are dead in the OP
23rd December 2012, 02:09 AM |#6  
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Closing thread. All tutorial links in the OP are no good/404. No current information at all
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