Tutorial to Temporary Root HTC Incredible S

Sanjana March 1, 2012 0

HTC has finally arrived with a

temporary root for its Incredible S smartphone. HTC Incredible S users have to remain contended with this temporary root as there is no permanent root solution available yet. Primarily there are two types of rooting methods one is Permanent root and other is Temporary root. In case of permanent root, your smartphone will stay rooted even if you reboot the device where as in temporary root method, the device will get un-rooted with just a simple reboot.

htc incredible s

We wont be responsible for any harm caused to your device during the rooting procedure that is unlikely to happen if you follow the instructions carefully. The rooting procedure is not recommended for basic users but is for advanced users and is only applicable to HTC Incredible S smartphones that are network unlocked. Do not apply it in any other device as it might not be reversible and may harm the device by blocking it.


Backup all the user data present in your phone since chances of data loss or corruption are there. Having a backup will help you to replace the lost data if any damage occurs.  You can easily backup and restore all your data by following the link posted below.

Pre Upgrade Instructions for Rooting and Firmware Update

Must Have:

Download Rooting Package

Steps to Temporary Root HTC Incredible S:

Step-1: Download and install ADB in your computer and enable USB Debugging from the path “Settings > Applications > USB Debugging”. Make sure to tick the USB Debugging option.

enable usb debugging

Step-2: Download Rooting package from the Must Have section to your computer. Unzip the downloaded file and place it in the location path c:\adb.

Step-3: Connect your smartphone to the computer and open the terminal or command prompt. Change the directory displayed in the command prompt to the directory where the rooting file is placed in order to access it.


Step-4: In the command prompt, type in the command mentioned below to push in the pushroot.bat file.


Next type in the following commands and press enter

adb shell /data/local/tmp/getroot

adb shell

Step-5: After typing in the following commands a  ”#” sign will be displayed after which you have to type the following command


From now on whenever your device get un-rooted, you have to just enter the commands from the —-loop—- as mentioned above.

Thus you can easily root your HTC Incredible S smartphone by following the steps mentioned above carefully.

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