egzthunder1 · Oct 8, 2010 at 12:00 am

Partial Root of Desire Z Now Available

XDA member kholk has posted a guide to obtain partial root for the Desire Z (aka HTC Vision). While this will not allow you to flash any custom roms just yet (not that there are any available at the moment), it allows users and devs alike to start playing with the device in the way it was originally intended. This method was also tested on the G2 (which is the US counterpart of the Desire Z) and also proven to be working.

Now that partial root has been found, the full root and ability to flash custom roms in this brand new device seems a lot closer to our grasp.

HTC Vision // Desire Z Temporary Rooting

1. Download this package: MegaUpload
2. Copy the content of the package in a folder called “temproot” in your SDCard root.

3. Execute this script:

You can find more information in the tutorial thread.

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egzthunder1 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I have been an active member of xda-developers since 2005 and have gone through various roles in my time here. I am Former Portal Administrator, and currently part of the administrator team while maintaining my writer status for the portal. In real life, I am a Chemical Engineer turned Realtor in the Miami area. View egzthunder1's posts and articles here.
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