Steps For Unlocking Bootloader Or Jailbreaking Google Nexus One

Steps For Unlocking Bootloader Or Jailbreaking Google Nexus One

Let us see how we can unlock the bootloader of Google Nexus One. Follow the steps mentioned below:

  • Whether you work on operating system such as Mac, Linux or Windows, you have to download a zip file called fastboot.zip, and then extract that file on your system.
  • Then, you’ll have to open the command prompt or navigate to the directory or folder whether the zip file, fastboot, is extracted.
  • Now depending on your operating system type the following command and run it:
  • For windows: fastboot-windows oem unlock
    For Mac: ./fastboot-Mac oem unlock
    For Linux: ./fastboot-Linux oem unlock

  • Now to unlock the bootloader click on Yes.

 

 

Now let us consider jailbreaking Google Nexus One:

  • For jailbreaking, you have to download and extract a zip file called Superboot.zip.
  • Switch off your cell, and then enter in to bootloader mode by holding the trackball
  • Now follow the following steps for different operating system:
    In case of Windows: double click on a .bat file named install superboot windows.
    For Mac: run the commands in the terminal: chmod +x install-superboot-mac.sh./install-superboot-mac.sh
    In case of Linux: run this command in the terminal: chmod +x install-superboot-linux.sh./install-superboot-linux.sh