How to Root Samsung Galaxy Note 2 N7100 on Android 4.1.2 XXDMC3 Jelly Bean Official Firmware. Those who have updated their Galaxy Note 2 to the latest Android 4.1.2 Firmware, you can now root XXDMC3 Android 4.1.2 firmware update on Galaxy Note 2 N7100. You can now easily root XXDMC3 Android 4.1.2 on Galaxy Note 2 N7100 with the root package given in this tutorial.
As you continue, we will guide you through the entire process of how to root Galaxy Note 2 N7100 on XXDMC3 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean official firmware using ODIN. Along with the tutorial, we have written a few important tips that you have to keep in mind before moving forward with the Tutorial. Rooting will allow you to install custom ROMs, root apps i.e Titanium Backup and several others. Let’s take a look at some important points.
Disclaimer: All the custom ROMs and firmwares, official software updates, tools, mods or anything mentioned in the tutorial belong to their respective owners/developers. We or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. Proceed at your own risk.
- Make sure your device is on Android 4.1.2 Firmware. If not, First update your device using the following Tutorial -> How to Update Galaxy Note 2 N7100 to Official Android 4.1.2 XXDMC3 Jelly Bean OTA Firmware.
- Rooting will void your device’s Warranty.
- This Rooting method is only for Galaxy Note 2 N7100, don’t try this with any other variant of the device.
- Charge your battery up to 70%.
- Enable USB debugging. (Settings > Developer Options > USB Debugging – check box)
- Backup your phone data.
- Make sure USB Drivers are installed properly on your Computer -> Download USB Drivers for Galaxy Note 2 N7100.
We have written a detailed and easy step-by-step instructions guide on how to root Samsung Galaxy Note 2 on Android 4.1.2 XXDMC3 Jelly Bean. If you are used to rooting your device through ODIN, then this should not be any different for you.
However, it is highly recommended for beginners that you read the whole tutorial once or twice thoroughly before rooting your device. If not done properly, you might brick your device. Let’s begin with Rooting your Galaxy Note 2…
How to Root Galaxy Note 2 N7100 on Android 4.1.2 XXDMC3 Jelly Bean Official Firmware:
- Download Android 4.1.2 Rooting Package for Galaxy Note 2 N7100 (CF-Auto-Root-t03g-t03gxx-gtn7100.zip)
- Download Odin v3.07
Step 1 – Install drivers and extract Odin v3.07 and CF-Auto-Root-t03g-t03gxx-gtn7100.zip zip files that you just downloaded.
Step 2 – Now, switch off your phone to boot it into Download mode by pressing and holding Volume down + Home + Power Key (long Press), till you see the Android Logo on screen. And then press the Power key/Volume Up to enter download mode.
Step 3 – Open the “Odin.exe” and then connect your phone to computer via USB cable. As soon as you connect, ID:COM box in Odin turns light green/yellow color as shown in the image below.
Step 4 – Now select the CF-Auto-Root-t03g-t03gxx-gtn7100.tar.md5 that you download before by clicking on PDA Button in Odin.
Step 5 – Make sure that only F. Reset Time and Auto Reboot boxes are checked on Odin. Don’t check any other boxes. Also, tick Re-Partition box if you have got a “.pit” file.
Step 6 – Finally click on Start button on Odin to start installation process. It will take upto 5 – 8 minutes, so please wait for the installation finish.
Step 7 – Finally, you will get PASS! Notification on the ID: COM box and then your device will reboot automatically and now you can unplug your phone from computer. First boot would take some time so be patient.
That’s it! Your Galaxy Note 2 N7100 is now Rooted on Official Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Firmware. To verify, look for SuperSU app in your App Drawer. You can now Overclock your device or install Custom Firmwares. If you had any problem during the Rooting process, drop us a comment in the comment section below and we will assist you with a solution.