custom rom your htc hero…

ahh.. so, my sprint htc hero and i have seen many miles together, but as i use it for more and more things, it was getting kinda sluggish… .. and the girl’s was so bad she had sprint send a replacement, and it’s just as bad.

droid does indeed.

so i did some digging, and . . . → Read More: custom rom your htc hero…

root your sprint htc hero (android 2.x)…

note: these are the instructions for rooting android 2.x. android 1.5 rooting instructions are [here]

so they forced a patch that plugged the root hole in android 2.1, so if you want to flash a custom rom, you have to jump through a few more hoops…

start by grabbing the pre patch rom [here]

if . . . → Read More: root your sprint htc hero (android 2.x)…

root your sprint htc hero (android 1.5)…

note: these are the instructions for android 1.5. android 2.x rooting instructions are [here]

this operation will require the android SDK (software development kit). you can download it [here]

extract the files to c:\droidsdk

save yourself some pain and after you extract the files, make sure your tree looks like:

c:\droidsdk\tools (and all the other . . . → Read More: root your sprint htc hero (android 1.5)…