How to root Moto E Lollipop 5.0.2 Step By Step guide

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Today i am going to tell you how to root moto e 5.0.2 lollipop With simple method.i know many of you are facing the problem that after getting the Update of moto e of Lollipop old rooting method is not Working so i will tell you the latest method to root lollipop Moto e 5.0.2. Just follow below steps to root moto e lollipop.

Steps for rooting Moto E lollipop 5.0.2 :-

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1.Install TWRP 2.8 recovery Download From Below Link

2.Download the supersu zip provided in the attatchment below.

3.Flash it in TWRP.

AFTER ROOTING YOU CAN MOVE APPS TO SD CARD …. i have tried Asphalt 8 and GAme of thrones on Lollipop… 

 

#Things you need before rooting your Moto E 

Just Download the below file in you PC as you need all the thing while rooting tour Moto E.

2.Download mfastboot-v2 install it on desktop content.

3.Download TWRP 2.8 recovery for moto e.
 
 
4.Download Super Su for Moto E lollipop 5.0

Now you are ready to Start Rooting your Moto E.

#Steps to Unlock Bootloder of Moto E.

1.Check all the file that you have downloaded for the above or not.
2. Turn Off your Device.
3.
Turn The device On again by holding volume down button and power key
for 5 sec and release it.You will see  Boot loader will be open on the
screen.Like below image.
4. Now plug your device with you PC.
5. Now navigate to mfastboot folder where you extracted earlier.
Hold the shift key and right click on the mouse the in any blank space
in that folder you will see open command window here click on that.
6. Now Command from will be open type the below code in that window.

               fastboot oem get_unlock_data

7. 
Now you will some some code in different line just copy that code in
notepad and delete all the blank space so that  you will  get a single
line string.
8. Now copy that link and head towards motorola’s unlock the boot loader site (Sign on the site with you Gmail Id or Google +).

9. Paste the long code in the site and click on Can my device be unlocked.
10. If it can. then,the Request Unlock key button will appear below. Check I agree and click Request Unlock Key. The unlock key will then be
send via email to the email you logged in with to the Motorola site.
11.When you get the key in your gmail id now copy that code and go back to command prompt and type the following code and hit enter.
  
                   Code:        fastboot oem unlock YOURKEY

12. Congratulation you Just unlocked you bootloader.

Now you need to Flash TWRP recovery in you Moto E.

Must see:How to make your Own EXE file

#Flash TWRP recovery in you Moto E

1. Copy SuperSu.zip in you Device memory that you downloaded  above .
2. Now turn OFF you Mobile.
3.
Then Turn On it gain By holding Volume button and power button at the
same time for 6 sec and release it you will again see the  boot
loader.Now pug you device with yor PC.
 
4.Then copy twrp-2.8.1.0-condor.img that you Downloaded above and paste it in the mfastboot folder.
5.Now in go back to command prompt that should be still open of you can open it again as you open before.
6.Now type the below code in command prompt and hit enter. 


 fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

Note
:recovery.img is the name of the  twrp-2.8.1.0-condor.img recovery that you downloaded  above
steps so you can rename according to the name of the file that you
paste in the tools folder.

 7.You have successfully flashed TWRP Recovery in your Moto E running on android lollipop.

8.
Now tap volume down button on your Moto E  to highlight the recovery
option in the boot loader And  Press volume Up button to select it.

9.In Recovery ,Select Install from sdcard  Option using volume down button to navigate and power button to select it.

10.Select
install zip from sdcard  the select 0 (0 is the location of internal
storage )  and now select supersu.zip and flash it.

11.Now wait for few seconds until installation in progress.

12.Now Select advanced > reboot to bootloader.

13.Select reboot device. 

 
14.Congratulations You have successfully rooted you Moto E.
15.Now next tutorial is for how to install Custom Roms on Moto E.

 

35 COMMENTS

  1. Hi Admin,

    I'm getting the below error which running the fastboot command.

    C:UsersAbhiDesktopNew foldermfastboot-v2>fastboot oem get_unlock_data

    'fastboot' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
    operable program or batch file.

    ——————————————————————————

    1. I see that u r running this command from " android sdk/ platform tools "
    2. Are u missing any steps in this guide.

    Please let me know.

    Thanks,
    Abhi

  2. Hi Admin,

    I'm getting the below error which running the fastboot command.

    C:UsersAbhiDesktopNew foldermfastboot-v2>fastboot oem get_unlock_data

    'fastboot' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
    operable program or batch file.

    ——————————————————————————

    1. I see that u r running this command from " android sdk/ platform tools "
    2. Are u missing any steps in this guide.

    Please let me know.

    Thanks,
    Abhi

  3. Hi Admin
    I root my moto E 2014 5.1 succesfully by flashing TWRP recovery and installing Supersu from SD card (Internal memory) after unlocking bootloader by following above steps. But I tried to enter into recovery mode by pressing volume down and Power then volume down, It doesnt take to me TWRP Recovery instead the screen goes blank and shuts down.However, I could enter into TWRP recovery by rebooting into recovery from TWRP manager and Quick reboot.Could you please guide me how to boot into TWRP recovery by fastboot.

  4. C:UsersSachinDesktopMfastboot>fastboot flash recovery.img
    unknown partition 'recovery.img'
    error: cannot determine image filename for 'recovery.img'

    C:UsersSachinDesktopMfastboot>
    i m facing this problem please suggest me some idea on this

  5. Boot loader is unlocked but i am not able to select supersu.zip because whenever i press volume up key after selecting recovery nothing shows up it shows android with red '!' behind the android symbol and then the phone restarts. Plz help

  6. hello when i login in the motorola id and paste the string for can my device be unlocked it says your phone does not qualify for bootloader unlocking what shoiuld i do

  7. when i type the string to check if the device can be unlocked it shows your device does not qualify for bootloader unlocking what should i do

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