How to Root Galaxy S on Official Value Pack XXJW4 2.3.6 Firmware
Value Pack for Galaxy S GT I9000 XXJW4 get Rooting treatment courtesy CF Root and in the due course of this article we will be checking out on how you too can root your device just by following the simple tutorial. Once the device is rooted, the warranty will be lost and then only way with which you can regain the lost warranty is by Updating Galaxy S with Stock Value Pack XXJW4 Firmware. In the process of this article we will be discussing on what are the express pre requisites along with a detailed tutorial in the next page.
Before proceeding, you need to check whether your phone is on XXJW4 2.3.6 Firmware or not from the path Settings > About Phone > Firmware Version” where it should show the current firmware is XXJW4 Gingerbread 2.3.6 firmware. If there is any other version being shown then you need to update with the XXJW4 2.3.6 Firmware. This procedure to root should only be applied to the devices which have the model number as GT I9000.
Disclaimer: Neither we, nor developer should be held responsible for any damage happened to your device in the process of following the instructions mentioned in this article. It’s very unlikely that there will be any issues but just in case if at all there are any issues then we are committed to help you in solving the same.
Express Pre Requisites:
- All the data present in your phone should be backed up with the help of below mentioned steps so as to ensure that just in case if the data gets lost or corrupted, the same can be restored easily.
SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log – Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
- Minimum charge left in the device should be at least 60% so as to ensure that device doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of firmware update.
- Disable all the security suites installed in your computer and uninstall all antivirus tools in your computer so as to ensure that the firmware update is not interrupted in the middle of the process.
- Enable the USB Debugging in your Nexus S from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”. The USB Debugging option should be ticked.
- Last but not the least, download the New Value Pack XXJW4 Rooting Package from here to your computer.
Assuming that you have followed all the above mentioned instructions, you can now proceed to the next page where we have summed up the detailed tutorial on how to root Galaxy S.