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Rooting Your Samsung Galaxy S2 On Android 2.3.5

The Samsung Galaxy S2 has been recently released in the market and warmly welcomed by a lot of people. While some people plan on updating their device, there are also users that plan on rooting their device on . Although this process can be risky, below are the details on how you can root your Samsung Galaxy S2 on Firmware.

 

  • Download the file and extract its .zip file
  • You will see an attached . Download it, but keep in mind not to extract the .tar file
  • Download and then extract SuperOneClick
  • KIES is Samsung Galaxy S2′s USB driver. This should be installed in your computer for the rooting to be performed properly. Keep in mind that the correct drivers should be installed so that you can root your Samsung Galaxy S2 successfully.
  • Set your device in debugging mode by going to Settings. Click Applications and from there, you will see a Development option. Check the USB debugging box.
  • Reboot your device and switch to download mode by turning it off, and turning it on again by pressing and holding the Volume Down, Home, and Power buttons simultaneously.
  • Start ODIN and connect your device to the computer via USB, and wait until it confirms that your phone is already connected. Make sure that no other options are checked, except for the ‘Auto Reboot’ and ‘F.Reset Time’ boxes.
  • Press the PDA button and select the XWKDD_insecure.tar file. Once you press the ‘Start’ button, the device will automatically reboot
  • While the device is being rebooted, start the SuperOneClick program and press ROOT.
  • Wait until the device is rebooted completely
  • When the steps above are done properly, you can successfully root your Samsung Galaxy S2 on Android 2.3.5 firmware. However, always keep in mind that this process is risky and should not be done if you are not knowledgeable enough in troubleshooting.

     

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