How to Root HTC One M7 and Install TWRP Recovery.

HTC One M7 is an Android phone with 4.7 inch Super IPS LCD 3 display. It has a quad core 1.7GHz processor, Adreno 320 GPU, 2GB RAM, and 32GB internal storage. It comes with the jellybean Version. You can Easily root your mobile with computer. Many Android uses preferred rooted device as you will gain full access and control of the Android system that runs on your device. After rooting, you can remove the bloatware / Pre-installed system apps, install apps that need root permission, improve the battery life, and various tweaks and customizations. But before that you Root and Install TWRP Recovery on HTC One M7, you need to unlock Bootloader of HTC One M7.

Benefits of Rooting

  • Install Incompatible Apps
  • Blocking Ads in Any Apps
  • Installing Custom ROMs 
  • Install Xposed Framework to customize your device
  • Keep Latest Android OS
  • Boost your Android Device’s Speed and Battery Life
  • Make Complete Backups of Your Android Phone or Tablet

Disadvantages of Rooting

  • Root can Brick Your Device
  • Void Warranty
  • No Official Updates


Installing a custom recovery on HTC One M7 will wipe the stock recovery and replace it with a new one. By installing a custom recovery on your device and rooting it, you’ll void its warranty. I have tested the procedure on HTC One M7 successfully but still, you are warned to proceed unless you understand what you’re going to do. The procedure might soft-brick your device but you can easily recover it by installing the stock firmware back.


  • This method is only for HTC One M7. Don’t try this on any other device.
  • Bootloader Should be Unlocked
  • Copy and Paste Downloaded recovery.img file to folder where you installed the adb.
  • Follow the steps correctly otherwise, you may brick your device. We are not responsible for any damage to your Android Phone.
  • You need either Laptop or PC.
  • Charge your phone to at least 70 - 80%.
  • Back up your device, just in case if you need it later.
  • Make sure you have followed the steps properly.

# Method 1 :-  Root Android Device With PC

Download Links:

  1. ADB and Fastboot for your PC.
  2. Twrp Recovery Image file (rename it to recovery.img )
  3. file

Follow these Simple Steps to Root and Install TWRP on HTC One M7

Step 1 :- First enable the USB debugging option in HTC One M7.
  • To enable USB debugging option Go to your Settings >> About Phone >> now tap the build number 7-8 times until you see a message ‘you are now a developer’.
  • Now as we have enabled developer options, go back to Settings >> developer options >> and now enable USB debugging also enable OEM unlock.
Step 2 :-  Copy and Paste Downloaded recovery.img file to folder where you installed the adb.

Step 3 :- Now connect your device to your PC using usb cable and go to folder where you installed the adb and press and hold shift then right-click on white space and Select "Open command window here".

Step 3 :- Now Reboot your phone into fastboot mode by typing the following command.

"adb reboot bootloader"

Step 4:- Now your device will reboot into fastboot mode. If it doesn’t, check if your USB cable is connected properly and you have drivers installed properly. You can check a list of connected device by typing the following command.
    "fastboot devices"
Step 5:- Now type following commands at command prompt to flash recovery

"fastboot  flash recovery recovery.img"  ( Downloaded File Name)

Step 6:- Now type following commands at command prompt to Reboot your device.

"fastboot reboot"

Guide to Root HTC One M7 

  • Download and move the file into internal storage of your HTC One M7.
  • Turn off and boot your device into TWRP Recovery by pressing and holding Volume up + Power key simultaneously.
  • In TWRP recovery menu tap on Install button.
  • Select file.
  • Swipe right to confirm the rooting process.
  • Reboot your HTC One M7.
So that was complete step by step guide on How to Install TWRP and Root HTC One M7. You can install Root Checker app from Play Store to confirm. If you have any questions, then comment below.

# Method 2 :-  Root Android Device Without PC

We are listing some best methods to root android phone without PC. All of these methods requires APK file to be downloaded from buttons listed there.

FramaRoot (Download FramaRoot)

This is the best app to root any mobile without PC/Computer. This app has rooted million of devices which support its exploits.  Framaroot has many exploits to root any android device without PC. Most of the exploits of Framaroot are created for MTK chipset android phones though. 

Follow these simple methods to root your android mobile by using Framaroot.
  1. Download Framaroot from above link. 
  2. Install APK in your android phone. (Make sure you have enabled Unknown Sources in settings). 
  3. Open Framaroot from app drawer now. 
  4. Simply, Click on Boromir and Wait until It does not show Su Installed successfully.
(In case, It shows Exploit failed error, then you have to try any other app to root your android device.)

Kingo Root  (Download Kingo Root)

KingRoot is the new and best application to root any android device without computer. It is the best one click android root apk and it is totally free to download and use. Kingo Root have both PC & Apk version of their software. They offers the fastest and easiest android rooting experience. It supports almost every device and its having the highest success rate. Their application will save you the trouble of connecting to pc. In just a few steps you will get your android phone rooted.

Follow these simple methods to root your android mobile by using Kingo Root.
  1. Download Kingo Root from above link. 
  2. Install it in your android mobile. (Make sure you have enabled Unknown Sources in settings). 
  3. Now, Open Kingo Root from app drawer. 
  4. Click on Root to begin rooting process.
  5. It will root your android phone successfully now.

Flash recovery without pc

Step 1 - Download flashify from the link given below (or from Google Playstore) and install it on the device.

Step 2After that download CWM/TWRP recovery file for your device and rename it to recovery.img

Step 3 - Open Flashify and tap on recovery image option.

Step 4- Now a pop up will appear just click on ‘choose a file‘ to select one of your file explorer app and browse to the file recovery.img.