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{Guide}How to root Samsung Galaxy J7

The Samsung GalaxyJ7 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF (phase detection autofocus), an f/2.0 aperture and dual-tone LED flash .The 8-megapixel front camera sports an 84-degree wide angle lens.It has a Snapdragon 652 processor which is a good processor.It comes with 4000 mAh battery capacity which can last for two days with mixed usage.

Many users want to root their device for getting more from it.There are many advantages of rooting your device as it allows you to install a custom ROM on your device or you can block ads of any apps or you can keep latest android version and so on.So in this article,we will guide you to explain the process rooting your Samsung Galaxy J7.


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  1. Backup your device data.
  2. Make sure your device have at least 30% battery power.
  3. Install USB driver from our download section.
  4. Make sure USB Debugging is enabled otherwise you won’t able to transfer file between PC and mobile.

Download Section





Download Samsung USB Drivers

How to root Samsung Galaxy J7

Step 1: Download CF-Auto-Root-file from download section. According to your device model

Step 2: Now extract CF-Auto-Root Zip at a convenient location in your desktop; you should get a .tar.md5, Odin3-v3.07.exe and few other files within extracted folder.



Step 3: Now turn off your Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J710K by long pressing Power button and then tapping on Power off option. Wait 5-6 seconds for vibration to confirm complete switch off.



Step 4: Its now time to boot your smartphone into Download Mode, to do that press and keep holding the Volume Down and Home button in the same time, with these two buttons pressed press the Power Button. When a warning message is displayed, press the Volume Up button to enter into Download Mode.


Step 5: Now run Odin3 v3.07.exe that you get in Step 3 as an Administrator because Admin privileges is required to complete this installation process smoothly.


Step 6: Now it’s time to connect your Samsung Galaxy J7 with your PC using USB cable. Do it and you will see a message under Odin’s message box in the bottom left saying “Added!!”. If you don’t get it then you should try another USB port (try USB port located in back of your desktop PC cabinet). If this still can’t solve your issue then you should reinstall USB driver for your device. However. if you successfully see the “Added!!” message in Odin then you are ready to go in next step. You should also see COM port with a number.


Step 7: Now, click the PDA Button, and select the CF-Auto-Root- file that we received at Step 2.



Step 8: In Odin window, make sure Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time checkboxes are only two that are selected.


Step 9: To make flashing safe for you double check everything that we mentioned in Step 7 and Step 8 above. Now, once you are ready, hit the START button to begin the flashing process. You can see the progress on your Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J710K screen.


Step 10: Once installation is done, your device will reboot automatically and soon you will see a PASS message with green background in the left-most box at the very top of the Odin. You can then safely unplug the USB cable to disconnect your device from computer.

If still any queries left in your mind,feel free to ask us in the comment section

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