What if you could get right into the brain of your android device and
be able to make changes only the manufacturer can make? Yes, there is a
way to get deep remove restrictions on your device that gives you the
privilege to make some creative changes and make your device more
appealing. This brings me to what is called android rooting. But before that, what is an android device?
Android is one of the latest operating systems developed for mobile
phones, introduced as an open source software. But originally, all android
devices are introduced without granting users the full and complete
privilege to access various functions on their smartphone. This is where
rooting comes in. The truth is that I wasn’t aware of this phenomenon where I met a number of cool guys showing me the trick involved.
What is Android Rooting?
Android Rooting is the process of breaking over restrictions placed
on the device and getting access to root of the Open Source as well as
get the privilege to make global changes. Rooting an android device
could be somewhat complicating especially if you are not tech savvy. It works great if you are intending on using dual whatsapp. But
be assured, in this article I will be sharing the basic things
you need to know to guide you through the process of rooting.
Before You Root Your Android Device
As there are hundreds of smart phone devices out there, there is no
specific method of rooting your android device. There are several
techniques that have been developed over time, and to root your device,
you need to check for the necessary tools as well as apps needed to successfully
carry out the root.
To root your android device, it is advisable to search for your
handset/tablet to find the best available root method that suits your
device. XDA forum can help with that, as they will also guide you on how to go about it.
It is very advisable to be really careful and meticulously digest the
instructions when you want to root your android device. Try and back up
your device and check the compatibility before going through with the
But before we go ahead with the process involved in rooting an
android device, what are the positive and negative sides of rooting your
device. This is equally important to guide you in making the decision
if you really do desire to get your android device rooted or not.
How To Root Your Android Device With a PC
To root your android device with a PC, there are many applications
that are available to aid the process. Take a look at some of the
Using Root genius is designed to work on windows computer that can
help you root your device with just a single click. It is advisable to
disable any antivirus program before going ahead with this.
Step 1: Enable USB debugging on your Smartphone. Go to settings > Developers Option > USB Debugging > Enable
Step 2: Download and install Open Root Genius Application on windows
Step 3: Launch the application and connect your device via USB to the
system, with USB Debug enabled. On connecting your device, root genius
should automatically detect your device.
Step 4: Click on the “Root Now” button to commence the process.
If this process is successful, Root Genius will root your device and install the KingUser Application
Bear in mind that this is one of the many ways to root an android
device via a PC. As said earlier in the write up, it is essential to
understand the process to follow and check the compatibility of your
device before going ahead with the rooting. Also, if you have got
important files on your device, back them up.