How to root Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262

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These are the instructions to root Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 using Odin Application on Windows Computer.

Requirements: Your Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 should have atleast 30-40 percent of phone battery to perform the rooting process.

Root Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262

Step 1: Download and Install Samsung USB Driver on your computer. If Samsung USB Driver is already installed on your computer then Skip this Step.

USB Logo

Step 2: Download and extract the root files on your computer. After extracting you will be able to see the following files:

s7262 root files

Step 3. Connect your phone to the computer using Data Cable and copy SuperSU.zip file to the phone memory.

s7262 Copy Supersu

Step 3: Power Off your Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262.

PowerOff Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262

Step 4. Now, you have to enter into Download Mode on your phone by Pressing Volume Down Key, Home Button and Power key at same time for 5-8 seconds until you entered to the download mode.

Download Mode on Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262

Step 5. In the Download mode you will be able to see a Warning Triangle Sign. In this situation you have to press the Volume up key to continue.

Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 Warning Sign

Step 6. Now, Open Odin3 (found in the extracted folder, that you have downloaded in the Step#2) on your computer. Then connect your phone to the computer.

S7262 Odin

Step 7. Once you have connected the phone to the computer, Oden will automatically recognize the device and show “Added” message at the lower-left panel.

Samsung Galaxy Added to Odin

Step 8. Once your device is detected by Odin, click on the PDA button and select the Recovery.tar file (you have extracted this file in step#2).

Add PDA File in Odin

s7262 recovery file

Step 9. Now, click on the Start button in odin to begin the Flashing. Once flash process is completed your phone will restart automatically.

Start Galaxy S7262 Root

Step 10: Once you see, the Green Pass Message then remove the USB cable from the device (during this process, your device will restart automatically).

Galaxy S7262 flash completed

Step 11. Now, again switch off your Phone.

PowerOff Samsung Galaxy Grand

Step 12. Now, you have to enter into the recovery mode. To enter Recovery Mode: Press and Hold Volume Up and Down Key, Home Button and Power Button for 5-8 seconds. Once Samsung Logo appears leave the Power Key but keep holding the Volume Up and down key and Home Key.

Recovery Mode Samsung Galaxy S7262

Step 13. Under recovery Menu, using Volume Key navigate Install Zip from sdcard > Choose Zip from sdcard > Yes, install SuperSU.zip.

Apply Update from SD Card

Step 14. Once Flashing is done, select Go Back >Reboot System Now from the recovery menu.

Reboot System Now from CWM Recovery Mode

Step 11: Now your Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 is Rooted. To check whether your phone is rooted correctly, open Applications Menu, there you will be able to see a new app installed, called SuperSU. If this app exist then it means you have successfully rooted your device.

SuperSU Installed on Samsung Galaxy

Optional: You can also verify that your device is successfully rooted or not by Root Checker Application.

Keep in Mind:

[*] No data loss process: Your Phone Data like contacts, pictures, videos, music and etc will be not affected with this method.

[*] Warranty Void: Your Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 Warranty may be Void after following the above tutorial.

[*] Credits: The Pre-Rooted firmware used in this tutorial is made available by sahaj360 (XDA Developer). Very thanks for the firmware, without it the above tutorial was not possible.

[*] Stock ROM: If you are looking for the Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 Stock ROM then see Download Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 firmware.

The content is copyright to Rajesh Patel (editor@androidxda.com).


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