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How to Root Samsung Galaxy EK-GC100 with CF-Auto-Root

Before you start rooting you Samsung Galaxy EK-GC100 with CF-Auto-Root

Please note that you must root your device at your own risk. Rooting may void your devices warranty. If you are a beginner then I suggests taking help of some expert or experienced user before you start rooing your Samsung Galaxy smartphone.

Please check these prerequisites before going forward to the root steps.

  • Download and install USB drivers for Samsung Galaxy smartphone in your computer.
  • Make sure to take backup of any important files on your smartphone
  • Go to Settings > tap for about five times to enable Developer options.
  • Go to the Developer Options and enable OEM Unlock (New Android Version).
  • Enable USB debugging option by pressing Menu > Settings > Applications. Navigate and tap on Developer Options to ensure that USB Debugging is enabled.
  • Ensure that your Samsung Galaxy Smartphone carries more than 50% of charge.
  • Check and confirm your phone’s model number: Go to Settings on your phone > scroll down to About device or About phone and tap on it > note the Model number.

Required files:

Odin for installation Download from here.

CF-Auto-Root for Samsung Galaxy EK-GC100 on Android 4.1.1 Download from here.

Here are the steps to root Samsung Galaxy EK-GC100 on Android 4.1.1:

  • Unzip Odin on your computer and install it on your PC.
  • Unzip CF-Auto-Root zip file and retrieve .tar.md5 file on your computer.
  • Switch your phone off and enter into download mode: press and hold Volume Down + Home buttons simultaneously and then press the Power key till you see the construction Android robot sign. Press Power key again to confirm.
  • Open ODIN on your computer and connect your Samsung Galaxy S7 with your PC while it’s in Download mode. When connected successfully, you will get a message in Odin saying Added!!(In case you don’t get it, try another USB port. If that doesn’t help either, then re-install USB drivers).
  • In ODIN, click on the AP / PDA button and select the extracted CF-Auto-Root file.
  • Ensuring that Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time are selected, click on Start to initiate the root process.
  • When the root process is successfully completed, you will get a PASS message and ID:COM will turn green.
  • Once your device automatically reboots in o Recovery mode and you see the home screen, you can disconnect your Samsung Galaxy device.

Note: In case your device gets stuck at boot screen after installation and doesn’t boot into recovery mode, you will have to do the entire procedure once again.