Galaxy Nexus

How to Root Galaxy Nexus on ICS Android 4.0.4 Firmware – Easy Tutorial

Galaxy Nexus LogoFor every update, there is a “Root” and likewise after the arrival of an all new fresh update of ICS Android 4.0.4 here comes a workaround for Galaxy Nexus wherein it can now be rooted easily with the help of a simple tutorial. All thanks to adrynalyne who has come up with this workaround who ropes in the super user zip package which has the capability to root within seconds. Please note that you need to follow all the instructions carefully so as to ensure that the device is rooted successfully.

Disclaimer: Please note that we should not be held liable or responsible in any manner in whole or in parts if anything wrong happens to your device which is the most unlikely if you follow the instructions as prescribed in the due course of this article.

Before proceeding, you need to back up all the data present in your phone memory as to ensure that just in case if any data gets lost or corrupted, the same can be restored easily with the help of simple instructions.

Text messages – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Phone Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log – Call Log and Restore
Pictures, Music, Videos, Files etc.– Copy to internal / External SD Card,
Internet & MMS Settings – Backup all the settings from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names

Also, most importantly the battery left in the phone should be a minimum of 60% so as to ensure that the phone doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of rooting process.

Rooting Information:
Applying this procedure will root the device and once the device is rooted, the warranty gets void. The only way with which you can regain the lost warranty is by updating the original factory firmware whichj we will try to come up with the same very soon.

Assuming that you have read all the above mentioned bits, you can now proceed to next page wherein we have summed up the instructions to root the device.

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