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How to Root HTC M8

This article shows you how to root HTC M8 with and without computer. You can choose the method you want to use to root your HTC phone and enjoy all the advantages of rooting, such as uninstall pre-installed application, longer battery life, customize ROM and so on.

This article includes two parts:

How to Root HTC M8 with Computer

I will use One Click Root to root HTC M8. It is designed for Android users to root their Android phones. It supports to root Android 4.1.1 to 7.1.1. You can use it to root your HTC M8 easily.

Step 1. Download and Install One Click Root

You can free download and install One Click Root on your computer easily. Run it on your computer after installation.
http://www.oneclickroot.com/download/

Step 2. Enable USB Debugging

Go to “Settings” > “about”. Click “Build Number” for 7 times. Back to “Settings” and select “Developer options” and check “USB debugging”. You can easily enable USB debugging on your HTC M8 phone.

Step 3. Root HTC M8 on Your Computer

Connect your HTC M8 to computer via USB cable. One Click Root will detect your phone and connect it to its interface.

Click “Root Now” button on the interface, this program will root your HTC M8.

You need to wait few minutes, this program will root your HTC M8 as soon as possible. You will get a rooted HTC M8 and enjoy all the advantages.

How to Root HTC M8 without Computer

If you don’t want to root HTC M8 with computer, you can also use apps to root it on your HTC M8 directly without computer. In this part, I recommend you to use Kingo Root app to root your HTC M8. You can download and install it on your HTC M8 easily.
https://root-apk.kingoapp.com/kingoroot-download.htm

Step 1. Install Kingo Root on HTC M8

Before you can install iRoot on your HTC M8, you need to go to “Settings” > “Security”. You need to slide on the “Unknown Source”. This will enable your HTC M8 to install Kingo Root app on it.

After this, you can easily install Kingo Root on your HTC phone.

Step 2. Root HTC M8 without Computer

Run Kingo Root on your HTC M8 and click "One Click Root” button on the interface. This program will begin to root your HTC M8. You will get a rooted HTC M8 soon after it finishes rooting.

Tips: Before rooting your HTC M8 phone, you need to backup all the important data on your phone.