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How to root your Huawei Ascend G300 (for Windows, Mac and Linux)

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Hi

Having trouble rooting. Follow all the steps without any problems but superuser isnt showing. Im thinking maybe driver issue?

Cd drive mobile partner opens when usb connected.

Thanks

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Really new to this, have not used forums before but could use some advice. Did everything as instructed, didnt get a prompt to recovery mode,had to pull the battery booted into recovery got dos screen restarted found the superuser icon, opened that no apps present,if it is rooted how do I remove the vodafone rubbish.

You need a app like titanium backup. Superuser is just a program that lets you control what gets root privilege. It does nothing else

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Tried unlock bootloader and now phone doesn't boot. Huawei logo keeps blinking and phone vibrates. What to do?

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Thanks guys. G300+gingerbread rooted. I think what's key here is that you have working USB drivers BEFORE you try the update.

I am now playing with tasker's dpad function - lets you move the cursor around apps and press buttons...automatically. This could be dangerous;-)

PS. If you want to see what install-superrecovery-windows.bat does stick a pause at the end. IE

fastboot-windows.exe flash recovery recovery.superrecovery.img

echo Now reboot to recovery to root your device (pull battery, then hold volume up and press power).

pause

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Looking to root my phone but on osx. Any mac users managed to root their phones and if so was it straight forward. Also phone is on B885 should i update that first? Never rooted before, jaibreaking is so much easier :) so any help appreciated.

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best doing it on win 7 for best results

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Could use my daughters laptop I suppose but rather use my MacBook doesn't the root work in osx or is it unreliable?

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get it done easier on win 7 okay

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get it done easier on win 7 okay

Thanks rooted with my daughters laptop with win7 working a treat thanks for your help

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Hi all,

because I am newbie in the android world I have one stupid question ... I successfully root the phone according mentioned procedure (firmware U8815V100R001C02B892). Now I want to update to B895, but it doesn't work.

The thing is that I deleted LiveWallpapers app and update now says:

Checking patch file ...

assert failed: apply_patch_check("/system/app/LiveWallpapers.apk")

...

Error in /sdcard/Download/update.zip

(Status 7)

...

Do I have to re-flash original ROM or the factory reset could help ?

Thanks for any idea.

Nowass

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I did exactly as mentioned above, but stil in root explorer I get the error:root acces failed (segmentation fault)I tried to fix the error but could not because superuser needs root acces to update the binary.Advice please.

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use pauls root .

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use pauls root .

I tried too many ways to remember which one is Paul's one....Rootg300.exe,UnlockRoot_downloader_by_UnlockRoot,Root_with_Restore_by_Bin4ry_v11,b926-root-bl,and I have cwmrecovery used to flash b924.Still no root acces same error as mentioned above...??????????

oh and also the superrecovery method.same effect.no root acces...

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please read pinned topics and you will get their ,dont try anything till you are ready to do so.

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please read pinned topics and you will get their ,dont try anything till you are ready to do so.

Im getting very frustrated since I have been reading them for the last 7 days and still stuck.So please help me Il provide any info needed
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are you shure its a g300 mobile.

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are you shure its a g300 mobile.

huawei u8815,2030 baseband,b934,bought it from vodafone one week ago...
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ah thats better b934 not b924 you had. use the unlockbootloader to root .and unock the bootloader . then use clockworkmod okay.

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ah thats better b934 not b924 you had. use the unlockbootloader to root .and unock the bootloader . then use clockworkmod okay.

Did it.No effect.Noticed that during the root proccess a "No space left on the device" an then the window just closed.I mention I have almost nothing on the internal storage
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well maybe someone will also help you .dont understand why you have problems.

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and how to get rid of the android system recovery 3e? i would like to flash cwm, but trough adb does not work. any ideas?

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in the recovery you have just install clockworkmod zip ,with update zip method.that will work

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