Root Sony Ericsson Live With Walkman Running Android 2.3

The Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman is an Android Smartphone for music lovers which runs Android 2.3. It is powered with a 1GHz processor and is capable of recording videos of  720p. So this is a short introduction of the phone and this isn’t a review, this is a guide to root the device running Android 2.3. Based on the recommendation of a reader, I decided to post this tutorial on this blog. If you wish to know rooting guide for any other Android smartphone, let me know ;)

DisclaimerBlogoTech is not responsible for any damage that might be caused to your device during this process though the possibility of any damage is negligible. Try this at your own risk. Also note, rooting your phone will void your warranty.

Prerequisites

  • Make sure you have backed up all of your apps to the SD Card. You can use ASTRO File Manager for the same.
  • Back up contacts and SMS to the SD Card.
  • Disable all Anti-virus and security tools as this might prove to be a hindrance in the process to root Sony Ericsson Live With Walkman

Steps to Root

  1. Download Easy Rooting Toolkit and ADB Drivers (if you haven’t)
  2. Extract the files to a folder on your PC with password “blogotechblog.com”
    Root Sony Ericsson Live With Walkman
  3. Connect your phone to the PC with USB Debugging enabled. You can enable USB Debugging by going to Settings>Applications>Development and make sure USB Debugging is checked.
  4. Now, run the file called “runme.bat”
  5. Follow the instructions you get on the screen. This tools also allows you to unroot Sony Ericsson Live With Walkman.

In this way, you can easily root your walkman phone. If you face any issues, feel free to comment below :)

  • http://iphoneandroidtips.org Abhishek

    Very nice article Lalit… I was actually looking for this, where do you get all these articles from?? cool man :)

    • http://www.blogotechblog.com Lalit Indoria

      Someone asked me on Google plus and I published it :D

  • http://softwarebuzzer.com uttam kumar

    This may help someone very nice topic dude….

  • http://androidsvilla.com/ trisha

    Rooting helps the Smartphone to get free and in fact a lot many functions can be accessed without too much of hassle.

  • http://www.google.com alexscordo

    cann’t running on 4.0.2.A.0.62

  • Kafi

    I am also getting after update to 2.3.4 .I tried all software but getting same error.What is solution?

  • christine

    i wont work on 4.0.2.A.0.62.it will only work on 4.0.2.A.0.58..

  • taslimbasei

    it doesn’t work with latest firmware
    but was working prfectly with earlier firmware…pliz help

    • http://www.blogotechblog.com Lalit Indoria

      Try Superoneclick

  • shijin

    is yahoo messenger supports in sony ericcson live with walkman?

    • http://www.blogotechblog.com Lalit Indoria

      Sorry, I do not have the phone but I like using IM+ Pro for Messaging :D

  • NaneNare

    I tried as mentioned above
    but failed
    there are any ideas?

  • sangeet rao

    how to convert firmware 4.0.2.A.0.62 to 4.0.2.A.0.58

  • divi

    i had this same phone… but while the rooting running, its says too many error like unable something.. and its rebooting my phone…. i do with diffrent rooting like superone click its sill give the same error. help me..

  • sangeet rao

    same here dude

  • vipus

    isnt workin as d fon stated i chechked but d fon was not rooted

  • fakir

    pls help me dude plsss i m tired of dis fukn bloatwar software i wnt to remove it aftrrr d fon reboots its d sam as it was b4

    • http://www.blogotechblog.com Lalit Indoria

      Try to use Superoneclick mate :)

  • Joaquin Crespo

    served for compilations 4.0.2.a.0.62 ?