How to Root an Android Phone (With PC)

2020-08-01
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.Summary: This article lays out the most common way for users to root your Android phone on a PC.

Prerequisites

Make sure you have met the following requirements:

  • Device powered ON
  • At least 50% battery level
  • Internet connection necessary
  • USB Cable (the original one recommended)

The Complete Guide to Root an Android Phone

Step 1: Download and install KingoRoot Android (PC version).

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Step 2: Launch the software, and you will see the main interface.

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Step 3: Connect your phone to the computer with a USB cable.

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Note: If the corresponding device driver hasn’t been installed on the computer, the software will automatically download and install it. Make sure the internet connection works appropriately; otherwise, the software can’t download the driver.

Step 4: Enable USB debugging mode on your phone

A prompt will pop up on your device; please tap “Always allow from this computer”

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Note: Users who don’t know how to enable USB debugging mode can refer to the following guide:

Step 5: Click on ROOT to start rooting.

The process should take a couple of minutes. During the rooting, it’s ordinary that the device may automatically reboot several times, and users should not perform any operation on the device.

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Step 6: Root succeeded

The software will bring up a message showing that the rooting has succeeded. Don’t perform any operation before the device reboots itself.

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Step 7: Check the root status of your phone.

On the device, users will see an APP, SuperUser, which means that the rooting has been successful.

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For users who presently don’t have access to a PC, there is a more convenient way to root their phones:

How to Root an Android Phone (Without PC)

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