Tutorial: Unlock And Root Your Nexus 7
This is a tutorial to help those new to android. It will tell you how to unlock the bootloader,root, install recovery, and do a nandroid backup on your nexus 7 tablet. It is actually a very easy process and I think the video covers everything you need but if you have any trouble let me know.
The risk is minimal but I take no responsibility if you mess this up.
MAKE SURE THAT YOU HAVE A FULL BATTERY BEFORE YOU START THIS TUTORIAL.
Also make sure that you have usb debugging enabled.
To enable USB debugging go into settings/developer options/ and check enable USB debugging
All credit goes to the wonderfully talented people in the android scene.
Wugfresh is the creater of the wonderful nexus toolkit. You can get it here:
Let him know you like his work 😉
The linaro kernel I use can be found here:
And the custom rom I use can be found here: