How To Root your HTC U12+ with Magisk [No Need TWRP Recovery]
Root HTC U12+ using Magisk
On this page, we are going to share with you a complete guide on how to root your HTC U12+. Here you will find best way to root using Magisk. We are here to help you how to root without TWRP Recovery. This is a best way and everyone can do it.
Magisk is a popular Android feature, it is secured by Google’s SafetyNet system. Magisk developed by topjohnwu, you can have root and install custom mods using different services like Google Pay. Magisk always works with leaving the system partition untouched and modifying the boot partition. This is why it’s referred to as a “systemless” root method. It’s very easy to install once you have all the components in place. [Source].
How to Root HTC U12+ Magisk without TWRP Recovery
Here you will get the two easy rooting methods such as SuperSU, and Magisk, you can use both to root access but from the last a few years, everyone want to use the Magisk method to root their U12+. A lot of developers also prefer to use the Magisk method. Magisk is a system-less root that help you enables root access using the system components, it will not affect your system core-files.
If you know about “Rooting” then, it is very easy, and you will root your Android device easily. A Lot of people don't know about this. As you know that Android is an open-source OS that allows you to navigate your device as much as you can. You can do a lot of different things if the phone is rooted using Magisk Root, you may get access and control a lot of features such as a clock, access to the cache. You can also remove unwanted software from your U12+. If your device is rooted then, you can run a firewall, enable a secure system on your device manually. Not only these but also you may back up your system, and a lot of different useful tweaks to get access. In this post, we will show you how to root HTC U12+.
Rooting is the process of allowing users of smartphones, tablets, and other devices running the Android mobile operating system to attain privileged control over various Android subsystems. As Android uses the Linux kernel, rooting an Android device gives similar access to administrative permissions as on Linux or any other Unix-like operating system such as FreeBSD or macOS [Source].
Now, we will guide you step by step, first of all, you will use the Magisk by patching the official stock boot image, and the flash on HTC U12+ boot partition. You must need to download the patched image file from Magisk Manager and flash it.
Many people don't know about rooting and they compare rooting with hacking. Here we want to clarify you that rooting is a disparate from the hacking. You can unlock your different features using Rooting. While hacking is a illegal, in this way someone can control and break any system or device.
Rooting will affect to your HTC U12+ data. Before root, you need to create a backup and save all data such as images, videos, and files in a safe location. We will not be responsible for any bricking/damage to your phone while installing this ROM.
Quick Steps How to Extract and Patch Boot.image with Magisk?
First of all, download and extract the ROM from your computer.
Now, connect your device using a micro USB cable, and copy only the boot.img file from the extracted folder to your U12+ phone memory.
Then, you need to Launch Magisk Manager. After that, you will see a popup window that will ask you to install Magisk.
Now, Select INSTALL and choose to install it again, and Now, Press on “Patch Boot Image File”.
Then, Navigate to internal storage and select your phone’s boot image that you transferred earlier.
After that, you need to Wait for a couple of seconds. Magisk will start patching the boot image.
Once the boot image has been patched, copy the “patched_boot.img” from the internal storage and replace it in the same extracted ROM folder on your PC.
Now, you can follow the second step to flash the patched boot image file.
How To Install the Patched Boot Image on HTC U12+
Follow the given link to install Patched Boot Image on HTC U12+:
We assume that you have already downloaded the ADB & Fastboot tool from the link given above.
Now, extract the ADB fastboot tool, then move the patched boot image to the same folder.
Hold the Shift key and right-click on the mouse to open the command window/PowerShell.
Next, enter the following command:
Flash the “patched_boot.img” to install Magisk and root your Android device: fastboot flash boot patched_boot.img
For devices with A/B partition system, use the following commands: fastboot flash boot_a patched_boot.img
fastboot flash boot_b patched_boot.img
Please replace [patched_boot.img] with the name of the boot image file you downloaded followed by the .img extension.
The flashing process will begin. Once done, run fastboot reboot
How to Verify if your phone has a systemless root?
Download and install the Magisk Manager app APK, and launch it.
To verify that you have a systemless root, check the top of the screen and if you see all options with Green Tick which means you have successfully rooted and bypassed SafetyNet.
So, that’s it. Now that you have rooted your HTC U12+. If you have any queries regarding this, do let us know.
Now, if you would like to uninstall Magisk, follow the below steps: It is very easy to uninstall the Magisk Manager app. Before uninstalling Magisk, make sure to disable and remove all the modules.
How to Uninstall Magisk and Unroot Android
Open the “Magisk Manager” app on your phone.
Now Tap on the “Uninstall” button uninstall Magisk
Now confirm uninstallation by taping the “COMPLETE UNINSTALL”
Once the uninstallation process is done, you can reboot your device.