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On 13:06 by Abhijit Pinjan in ,     No comments

Prerequisites to root Galaxy S5 G900F on Android 4.4.2 KitKat:

Please check these prerequisites before going forward to the root steps.
  • Download and install USB drivers for Samsung Galaxy S5 in your computer.
  • Make sure to take backup of any important files on your smartphone.
  • 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 S5 carries more than 70% of charge.

How to root Galaxy S5 G900F Android 4.4.2:

Required files: download Odin3 v3.09 for installation from here; also download Chainfire root tool for Samsung Galaxy S5 from this link.
Here are the steps to root Galaxy S5 G900F on Android 4.4.2 KitKat:
  • Unzip Odin on your computer and install it.
  • Unzip Chainfire zip file and retrieve the .tar.md5 file.
  • Run ODIN, and click on the PDA button.
  • Select the .tar.md5 file downloaded earlier.
  • Switch your Samsung Galaxy S5 off and put it in Download mode: press and hold Volume Down, Power and Home buttons together.
  • Connect your smartphone with computer. 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).
  • Ensuring that repartition is selected, click on Start to initiate the root process.
  • When the root process is successfully completed, you will get a PASS message.
  • You can now disconnect your Samsung Galaxy S5 and reboot it to enjoy the super access!
Note: In case your device gets stuck at boot screen after installation of leaked firmware, perform data wiping tasks: turn off SGS5 and reboot it into recovery mode. In recovery, select the wipe data/factory reset. Go back and reboot your smartphone.

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