How to Root Droid RAZR & RAZR MAXX on Jelly Bean 4.1.2 on Windows

Hello Droid RAZR & RAZR MAXX XT912 users. Good news for you. You can now root RAZR MAXX 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OTA firmware update that was released on Christmas Eve last year. The users who applied the update lost the root access and have since been waiting for an exploit to be found to be able to root their devices again. Your wait is now over, thanks to the recognized developer Dan Rosenberg (djrbliss) who successfully achieved the root of Jelly Bean 4.1.2 on Droid RAZR & RAZR MAXX XT912 smartphones.

How to Root Droid RAZR & RAZR MAXX Jelly Bean 4.1.2

Please be aware that this will work only to root Jelly Bean 4.1.2 on RAZR MAXX & Droid RAZR. So, do not try this on any other devices.

Before you Begin

Make sure that you have:

  • USB Drivers for your device are installed correctly.
  • Enable USB Debugging on your phone.
  • Smart Actions should be fully installed, unfrozen and unmodified.
  • Your phone should not be in mass storage mode.

Step 1: Download the root files package from here:

Step 2: Extract the downloaded zip file.

Step 3: Connect your device to the computer via USB cable.

Step 4: Right click the run.bat file and run it as Administrator.

Step 5: Wait till the process is complete.

That’s it. Your device should now be rooted. You can now disconnect it from the computer and start using it. Don’t forget to donate to the developer who made this possible.

via DroidRazr

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