July 31, 2014

ROOT GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 T520 ON ANDROID 4.4.2

ROOT GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 T520 ON ANDROID 4.4.2
Today we are going to show you how you can root your Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 on Android 4.4.2 by following simple step by step instructions.The process is very simple and takes a few minutes to get the root access on your Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1.
Rooting has lots of benefits : Once the device is rooted you can install rooted apps like titanium backup etc, custom ROM and script and mods.

HOW-TO-ROOT-GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1-T520
ROOT GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 :
This guide is only for GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 running android 4.4.2 update. Don’t try this method on any of other Android devices, It may hard brick your device. if you found any difficulty or needed any help/advice in rooting your device you can comment down below the post.


Before you begin with the instructions below :

1.Make sure your android device is adequately charged — at least 50% battery of the device.

2.Check Device Model No — It must be T520

3.Backup Your Device — Back up important data and stuff before you start playing around here as there are chances you might lose your apps and app-data (app settings, game progress, etc.), and in rare case, files on the internal memory, too.

4.Install Latest Driver — You must have proper and working driver installed on your windows computer to be able to successfully update your Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD USB DRIVER


STEP BY STEP ROOT INSTRUCTIONS :

STEP 1: Download CF-Auto-Root-picassowifi-picassowifixx-smt520.tar.md5 from the link below on your computer.
File Name : CF-Auto-Root-picassowifi-picassowifixx-smt520.tar.md5
Size : 20 mb
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

STEP 2: Now Download Odin v3.09 from the link below and Extract/Unzip using 7zip or you can use Winrar also :
File Name : Odin3_v3.09.rar
Size : 800kb
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD
After extracting Odin3_v3.09.rar you will get the following files :

HOW-TO-ROOT-GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1-T520

STEP 3: Now move all files in a single folder just to make everything clean and simple.

ROOT-GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1-ANDROID-4.4.2

STEP 4: Disconnect Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 from PC if it is connected.

STEP 5: Now Open Odin v3.09.exe file by Double Click on it.

ROOT-GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1-ANDROID-4.4.2

STEP 6: Now Boot your Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 into Download Mode
Power off your phone first and wait for 6-7 seconds after display is off.
Now Press and hold these 3 buttons Volume Down + Power + Home together until you see Warning! screen:
Press Volume Up now to continue to Download Mode

GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1-DOWNLOAD MODE

STEP 7: Connect your Galaxy Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 to PC. Odin window will show an Added!! message in bottom left box. Odin’s screen would look like this:

ROOTING GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 T520

Note * In Case if Odin doesn't show Added Message then here are the possible fix :
1. Make Sure to turn off Samung kies if it is running in the background,
2. Check USB Cable,
3. Make Sure you have installed USB Driver on your windows computer.

STEP 8: Now Load the Root file in Odin as instructed below :
Click on the AP button on Odin and select the CF-Auto-Root-picassowifi-picassowifixx-smt520.tar.md5 file . Your Odin window should look something like the screenshot below:

ROOT GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 ANDROID KITKAT

STEP 9: Now in the Option section of Odin, make sure that Re-Partition box is unchecked. (Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time boxes remain checked, while all other boxes remain unchecked.)

ROOT GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1

STEP 10: Click the Start button to begin flashing root file on your Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1, installation process taken few minutes to complete.

ROOT GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 T520

STEP 11: When you get PASS! message in Odin, your phone will restart automatically. You can then disconnect your phone from PC.

ROOT GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 T520

Note * In Case if you see a FAIL message instead of the PASS in Odin’s :
Disconnect your Galaxy TAB PRO 10.1 T520 from PC, close Odin, remove phone’s battery and put it back inside in 5-6 seconds, open Odin and then repeat from Step 4 of this guide again.

Also, If you device is Stuck on any other process :
Disconnect your Galaxy TAB PRO 10.1 T520 from PC, close Odin, remove phone’s battery and put it back inside in 5-6 seconds, open Odin and then repeat from Step 4 of this guide again.


STEP 12: Once you get the Samsung logo on the home screen, you can unplug the device from the computer and close Odin.

That's all :)  You have Successfully rooted your Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 to verify root status you can download rootchecker app or titanium backup.


If this guide worked for you then please leave a comment below, this will help the fellow Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 users.

=> Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

1. Does it Effect GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 Warranty ?
Yes it will void your GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 device warranty

2.It is safe ?
Yes

3.How to Unroot ?
You can Unroot your GALAXY TAB PRO 10.1 at anytime . 
Open SuperSu App -> Settings -> Choose/Select the option Full Unroot
Reboot your device