how to unlock Motorola phone bootloader, Motorola phone bootloader are always locked, you have to unlock the bootloader if you want to root your Motorola phone, Install custom ROMs etcetc.
Please know that unlocking your Motorola phone bootloader will void the phone’s warranty! Also unlocking the bootloader will also wipe all your data including Music, Games, PDF files, Apps etc. So make sure you do backup of all your important files.
Make sure you have up to 75% To 80% Battery in your Motorola phone before proceeding with unlocking bootloader.
How To Unlock Motorola Phone Bootloader [All Model]
Step 1 – Go to the bootloader unlock page at the Motorola website.
Step 2 – Scroll down and click “Next”. If you have already configured your Google account on your phone then Sign in with the same account otherwise use your Motorola website account. If you don’t have any of those accounts than click on the Sign Up button.
Step 3 – After you are logged in, you would be displayed with a bunch of steps. Don’t worry we will be explaining each and everyone so you can follow along easily.
Step 4 – Download Android SDK Platform-Tools (Fastboot) now and extract the ZIP file in C:\ drive (or anywhere in your computer).
Step 5 – Now hold the Power button on your Motorola device for 10 seconds to completely turn it off.
Step 6 – Now go to Bootloader Mode on your device. How? Press Volume Down and Power to start the device into Bootloader mode.
Step 7 – Connect your Motorola device to the computer via a USB cable.
Step 8 – Now open a Command Propmpt in the same folder where you extracted the fastboot files. How? Open the folder, press Shift and Right Click simultaneously and select “Open Command Window Here..” from the menu.
Step 9 – Now type the following command and press Enter.
fastboot oem get_unlock_data
Step 10 – You will see long pieces of text with random numbers and letters.
It will look something like this:
Step 11 – You need to copy the displayed string and paste it in a text editor like Notepad. After that, you need to remove the spaces and “(bootloader)” so that the text makes one long string like this:
Step 12 – Put the obtained string in the text box displayed on the same page which we opened in Step 3.
Step 13 – Once added, click on the “Can my device be unlocked?” button. If your device is un-lockable, a “REQUEST UNLOCK KEY” button will appear at the bottom of the page.
Step 14 – Agree with the terms.
Step 15 – After agreeing and pressing the Request Unlock Key button, you would likely receive a mail which includes the unique unlock key afterwards. Make sure your phone is still connected. Type the following command in the same prompt window we opened before:
fastboot oem unlock Your_key
NOTE: Replace “Your_key” with the string you received in the mail from Motorola.
Step 15 – If all went well and you followed each step with precision, your phone should reboot while showing you the following image.
Just as easy as I’ve explained! Your Motorola bootloader should be unlocked by now, As you can now root, tweak, flash custom ROMs etc on your Motorola devices.