In this tutorial checkout how to install TWRP Recovery and Root Moto E 2015 – Guide
Earlier we have shared a guide on how to unlock Bootloader on Moto E 2015 and which opens doors to change and customize the system files on your device. In this tutorial we will show you how to install TWRP Recovery and Root Moto E 2015 Android Smartphone, so that you can enjoy the custom ROM’s and other flashable zip mods on your device and enhance its performance and battery life.
This tutorial is supported by only GSM models, so don’t try it on CDMA device, which might result in bricking of your device. So if you are ready then without any further ado let’s proceed and install TWRP Recovery and Root Moto E 2015.
- Make a complete backup of your device.
Backup and Restore SMS
Backup and Restore Contacts
Backup and Restore Call Logs
Backup files on internal storage to PC
- Enable USB Debugging on Moto E 2015.
- Charge the device to at least 75%.
- Unlock Bootloader on Moto E 2015.
- Install Motorola USB Drivers on PC.
- Setup Fastboot and ADB drivers on PC.
Disclaimer: Unlocking Bootloader and Rooting an Android device voids its warranty so it should be carried out with extreme care and we are not responsible for any damage to your device by following the steps below. So understand the risk involved and proceed at your own risk.
How to Install TWRP Recovery on Moto E 2015:
Step 1: Download the required TWRP Recovery image from the above downloads section.
Step 2: Rename the file to recovery.img and copy it to Fastboot folder.
Step 3: Open the command prompt inside the Fastboot folder, by opening the Fastboot folder and pressing and holding Shift key and right clicking inside the Fastboot folder at the empty space and choosing open command window here.
Step 4: Boot Moto E 2015 into Bootloader / Fastboot Mode.
- Power off Moto E 2015.
- Press and hold Volume Down + Power buttons simultaneously for few seconds.
Step 5: Connect Moto E 2015 to PC while it is still in the Fastboot Mode.
Step 6: Now in CMD type the following commands and hit enter after each command.
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
This will install the TWRP Recovery on Moto E 2015.
This commands reboots Moto E 2015 into normal mode.
That’s it! Now have installed TWRP Recovery image on Moto E 2015 and its time to flash the SuperSU package and Root Moto E 2015.
How to Root Moto E 2015:
Step 1: Download the SuperSU Package and transfer it to root of the device’s SD card.
Step 2: Boot Moto E 2015 into Recovery Mode.
- Power off Moto E 2015.
- Press and hold Volume Down and Power buttons simultaneously for few seconds and choose Recovery using Volume Down button and select it using volume up.
Step 3: Follow the zip flashing guide and install the SuperSU package.
Step 4: Reboot Moto E 2015 and check for root access using Root Checker App.
Congratulations! Now you have successfully rooted Moto E 2015. Do share this tutorial with your friends and help them in installing TWRP Recovery and Rooting Moto E 2015.
If you have any questions, then leave them in the comment section below.