- Download the CF-Auto-Root zip file for the Nexus 6 from here.
- Backup your Nexus 6.
./root-linux.sh6) Wait for a prompt on the computer to unlock the bootloader if it’s still locked, so go ahead and hit the Enter / Return key even if you’re unlocked. Let the script run, and in a few seconds you should see it running on your Nexus 6 telling you that the device is being rooted. Once the script has done its part, your Nexus 6 should reboot automatically. The rooting procedure should only take a couple of minutes at most.
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