How To Root Galaxy Star Duos S5282 On XXANF4 Android 4.1.2 Official Firmware

In our earlier article we posted a detailed guide of how to install Galaxy Star Duos S5282 XXANF4 Android 4.1.2 official firmware. In this article we deal with rooting guide of Samsung Galaxy Star S5282 Duos on XXANF4 Android 4.1.2 Official Firmware. Rooting allows you to install apps and ROM’s. The process of rooting is easy, just before get started backup all your stuff and personal data.

Must read: How To Install Galaxy Star Duos S5282 XXANF4 Android 4.1.2 Official Firmware

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Pre Requisites

  • First backup all your contacts, call logs and SMS.
  • Enable USB debugging mode from Settings->Applications->Development->USB debugging in your device.
  • This rooting process needs CWM Recovery on your device.

How to Install ClockworkMod Recovery on Galaxy Star Duos S5282

1.First Download CWM Recovery Package and ODIN on your computer and extract them on your desktop.

2.Now power off your device and enter into download mode by pressing and holding the volume down+home buttons together and then power button till you see the Samsung logo.

3.Now connect your device to your computer and open the ODIN program.

4.If your phone is connected successfully, one of the ID:COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number.

5.Here choose your files to install on your device.

Click on ‘AP’ and select the file “S5280_S5282_cwm_6.0.2.8.tar.md5“.

6.In ODIN, check the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options, next click on start button in ODIN to start in the installation process.

7.It will take some time to install on your device and restarts after completion. After restart your device has a working CWM installation.

Root Guide of XXANF4 Android 4.1.2 on Galaxy Star Duos S5282

1.First Download SuperSU Rooting Package file on your computer.

2.Connect your device to your computer and transfer the downloaded file to your SD card.

3.Power off the device and get into recovery mode by pressing and holding volume down+volume up+Home+Power buttons together.

4.In ClockWorkMod recovery mode select “flash zip from SD card” and press power button to select it.

5.Now using your volume keys, navigate to the file that you copied to your SD card and select it using the Power button.

6.After installation completes go to Go Back and reboot the phone. It will take nearly 5min time to restart the device for the first time.

For the confirmation check the SuperSU app in the device or install the Root Checker app.



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