Unlock Nexus 7 bootloader using Mac


  • Download ADB and Fastboot file

Enable developer option in Nexus 7

  1. Go to Settings > About Tablet
  2. Tab at “build number” text, 7 times, until developer option appear
  3. Go to Setting > Developer option
  4. Check on “USB Debugging”
  5. Connect Nexus 7 to Mac using USB cable

Setup ADB dan Fastboot in Mac

  1. At Mac, Open terminal, go to Finder > Application > Utilities > Terminal
  2. In terminal, type

    cd /Users/<yourusername>/Desktop/android

    Match <yourusername> with user name that you saw in terminal

  3. Open new terminal window (Shell > New Window > Basic)
  4. type,

    nano ~/.bash_profile
    export PATH=${PATH}:/Users/<yourusername>/Desktop/android

  5. Use ctrl + X to exit and Y for save the work.
  6. Open terminal, type

    adb devices

    You`ll see your device number

Unlock Nexus 7 bootloader

  1. At terminal, type

    adb reboot bootloader

  2. Wait until device reboot and type

    fastboot oem unlock

note: the easiest way to know that Nexus 7 bootloader is unlock, an unlock icon will appear below google logo.

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Download Support File

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