For those of you wondering what CF Auto- Root is the root for “rooting beginners” or emerging beginners and for those who want to keep a keen eye as close to stock as possible. CF-Root is designed to be used in combination with stock Samsung firmware(s), and supposedly be the speediest and easiest way to your first root. By nature, it simply installs and enables SuperSU.
Again, once the Android Phone is rooted, every app that requires root privileges will ask for it, and an app called Superuser jumps into the rescue so you can grant or deny those permissions when they’re needed accordingly to the situation. It works, but it can be tedious. SuperSU for Android Devices is a free utility that will keep track of the apps you’ve granted those allowance to, so they don’t keep asking, keeps track of how often the app uses those permissions to function, and overall makes your life a little easier and happier. The SuperSU will be in your system so that apps can gain root access. This was the basic introduction to the knowledge of CF Auto Root.
Rooting an Android device can always expose you to more features than the device can do primarily, and it is also a way to recover or restore any lost data that was deleted or lost, previously present on the Android Phone. So, rooting is not damaging the phone. The learning of rooting an Android device is crucial for every Android users. However, it is also imperative to choose the right rooting tool and method because there are myriad Android brands and models. Even the upgradations of Android OS happens rather frequently.
Generally speaking, rooting can be as easy as it is difficult for almost all Android device due to the arrayed range of models, OS, and brands available in the market. And in most cases, users can quickly locate a 3rd-party tool like KingRoot, iRoot, Root Genious, etc. to aid them with a root Android device that is running on an Android OS lower than 4.4 well. But referring to the device that is running on an operating system above Android OS 4.4, these handy tools deem to be in vain. Therefore, this article focusses on the easy understanding of CF-Auto Root of Android devices and gives you a stepwise explanation of every action that is to be taken.
How to Root Samsung Galaxy Devices – A Guide To Rooting Through CF Auto Root :
For CF Auto Root, you will require a little guidance, the rooting tool called CF-Auto-Root in Odin comes here as your messiah. This tool gives the users the feature to root almost all and any models of Samsung devices, and with the exception of the ones that are bootloader locked like those of AT&T or Verizon. So before rooting the Samsung device you use, check several things as follow:
1. Find out the model of your Samsung device(s), Download, install CF-Auto-Root file on your desktop computer or laptop. It should be noted that CF-Auto-Root will take a while to appear for a new Galaxy device on the linked page, so irrespective of the kind of Samsung Galaxy device that is being used, you can find corresponding file packages.
2. It should be made sure that the battery percentage or power on your Samsung Device is not less than 80 percent for the procedure to follow.
3. Make a backup of every data that is present on your Samsung device(s). This will majorly reduce the risk of losing data and information during the rooting process.
Attention: One should also take notice that Samsung includes a flash counter on its all devices. This concludes that if you root the device and flash anything on the device, then if you like to return it to the factory for rectifying or check-up, Samsung care center might refuse your claim due to changes being made that are not covered or falls under warranty. But if your Samsung device is expired under warranty, then this issue will never reach you.
Now let us start with the actual procedure of CF Auto Root
Steps on Rooting Samsung Galaxy Devices that are Running on especially Android 4.4 or Above:
To begin with, you will be required to download Samsung Mobile Device Drivers, Samsung Odin Software and finally the Chain-fire Auto-Root file for your device(s). Make sure that you unzip the Chainfire Auto-Root file that you’ve downloaded in the preparation steps of CF-Auto-Root.
Now, the following steps address the beginning of your own Samsung rooting process through CF-Auto-Root.
Step 1. Press the Home button, Volume Down button and Power button present on your phone until your device is into its specific download stage. Then the user can run Odin on your PC or laptop and connect your Samsung Galaxy devices to the computer with a USB cable.
Step 2. When the Odin window in front of you shows you a message of saying “Added!!”, then it means the connection is safely established.
Step 3. Click on the AP tab on Odin window shown to you then select the CF Auto Root.tar file that you unzipped earlier for the CF- Auto Root. Check the option of Auto-Reboot and F.Reset Time, then uncheck the option of Re-Partition respectively.
Step 4. Please Click “start” button so as to begin the rooting process and wait for the process to end smoothly.
Once the process has been finished successfully, you’ll see a pass message on the Odin screen in front of you.
Your device will automatically reboot or restart when Odin is thorough with flashing, and the CF Auto Root script will be seen on your device, working its way. This is the stage where you can disconnect the device from your PC or laptop that you have connected the Android Device to.
Viola, your device is ready after the CF-Auto-Root, after this, all the steps happening will be basic and lead to the proper completion of the rooting through CF- Auto Root. Once the device is booted, your Samsung Galaxy device should be rooted smoothly. To verify this, you can download/install any root checker app from the Play Store available on the internet through the play store.