Rooting Sony Ericsson Xperia Active

Preparation

Root Xperia Active

  1. Go to menu > settings > application > development
  2. enable / check USB Debugging
  3. Connect Xperia Active to PC/laptop using USB cable
  4. Go to FlashTool+0.3.0.0 extract folder
  5. run X10FlashTool.exe
  6. Wait until a “Device Selection” window come up
  7. Select SonyEricson St17i
  8. Click OK
  9. At menu, go to advance > root > force psneuter
  10. Wait until the process is done
  11. xperia active will automatically reboot
  12. Done

note:

  • Force psneuter originaly for root froyo, in this flash tool version gingerbreak still not available, but don`t worry it`s also work too
  • SuperUser will installed automatically when rooting success, do update

Do With Your Own Risk

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