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How To Root Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 on Gingerbread Firmware

Pre Requisites:

  • In the due course of the rooting process, there are chances that you may lose all the data which is there in the phone. Please note that this data includes the SMS, Contacts and also other data like the images and videos. So, it’s recommended to create a backup of all these so that these can be restored back in case of deletion. Though this consumes bit of an extra time but this step is of a great respite when the data gets deleted.
  • To back up the videos, songs and images you can move all these into your SD Card which can be then removed from the phone till the process of rooting is finished so as to safeguard the data from getting corrupted. To backup as well as restore your contacts and SMS you can refer the below mentioned links.

Procedure to Backup and Restore SMS,

Procedure to Backup and Restore Contacts,

Procedure to Backup and Restore Images, Videos etc.

  • Note that the minimum battery backup should be more than 90% so as to facilitate proper rooting process and also ensure that the KIES has been updated with the latest version which is the KIES 2 version as a minimum and also close the Antivirus solution till the rooting process is completed.
  • For applying the rooting process, you will be requiring a computer or laptop which comes with a minimum of USB 2.0 slots along with the administration rights privilege. It has been found that many users were having the issues about the Port not getting opened, so this step needs to be followed strictly. So, let’s proceed for the instructions which you can find the same in the next page.
  • Also, to note down the APN as well as MMS Settings which are responsible for the internet access as well as for sending MMS Settings then from this path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names” you can note down all the settings by tapping on the MMS, GPRS or 3G Settings. As soon as the rooting process is done, you can then configure these settings again if these are lost in the process of rooting. So, in the next page, let’s proceed to the instructions to root Samsung Galaxy Ace S 5830 handset.


  1. Luis Guillermo Romero

    my cel always gave me a message that the internal memory was full, even when nothing was installed on the phone, i had the pics and music on the SD card. after a while i had to turn the phone off cuz the screen was frozen and when i tried to turn it on again it started looping between the samsung animation and the samsung logo. what can i do to recover the information i have on the phone? is there any way i can turn it in safe mode to access that and the reboot the system to the factory settings?

  2. when i go to recovery mod ti goes straight to ramdump

  3. Not Working On Mine

  4. Will it Work On 2.3.6WHLK4??

  5. Dear Sir,
    The ‘Download the Ace Rooting Package’ link above does not seem to be working anymore. I just bought a samsung galaxy ace with version 2.3.6
    Thank you,

  6. Dear Sir,
    The ‘Download the Ace Rooting Package’ link above does not seem to be working anymore. I just bought a samsung galaxy ace with version 2.3.6
    Thank you,

  7. when i enter the recovery mode it says no such file or directory found howsoever i placed the file into sd card ,no subfolders…..

  8. how to get root for my samsung ace 2.1

  9. I want to root my phone

  10. sir i don’t know the keys for download mode of my galaxy ace can u pls help me

  11. Excuse me, I’m need of 2.3.6 DDQ8 a proper Kernel and Root for Galaxy Ace S-5830… It’s having problems with installing the Kernel

  12. Will it work on GT-S5830i??

  13. Hey can this work for rooting samsung galaxy ace 2.2.1?? Or should i first upgrade to 2.3.3? I can’t root my froyo. Help!

  14. why do i get romdump mod when i turn on my phone holding volume up , menu and power ? :S

  15. ? wut do I need to do exactly to get my Galaxy Ace 5830D to be able to use a ps3/wii controller for my emulators? i have Gingerbread 2.3.4 (Gingerbread.DTLKI4) I know i have to root my phone but which 1 will work for wut im looking Thnxs

  16. Hi,

    Will this procedure work for s5830 DXKP9?
    Please let me know.
    Thanks in advance!

  17. i’ve this message appearing on my screen

    “E: Error in /tmp/sideload/package.zip (status 7)

    and the whole operation is aborted

  18. when i open the download link for the rooting package , it’s not found !!

  19. @PradeepNeela I have rooted my samsung galaxy ace S 5830 for the first time … Nothing new happened except one super user icon is created , now plz tell me wat to do next

  20. Hi there,
    Many thanks for the guide on rooting the galaxy ace. I figured out how to get it done after following the advice you’ve given everyone here.
    Can you tell me the procedure for undoing it, or unrooting my phone if I need it later?

  21. Hey does it work on the Galaxy Ace S5830L?

  22. A CF- ROOT kernel not detected ………???
    how this can be fixed ……its while instaling http://androidadvices.com/downloads/CF-Root-S5830_ext4-v1.3u2.apk

  23. E:cant open /sdcard/update.zip
    (no such file or directory)
    installation aborted.

    —how can i fix that and what is wrong about that,,

    help plssss :(

  24. HI Neal,

    I also had the exact same error- “E: Error in /tmp/sideload/package.zip (status 7)”

    I have tried installing update from the zip file on the root of sd card and also in 3 various folders…..Android….Made one called update…and Dcim

    I always get the sideload error. Do you know what else i can try?

    Thanks lot ;) Stirling

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