How To Root Samsung Galaxy A7 And Install TWRP Recovery

Samsung Galaxy A series is quite popular in the mid-range segment and Samsung Galaxy A7 is leading the series with its sleek look and excellent features. In this guide, we’ll discuss how to gain root access in Galaxy A7 and install TWRP custom recovery in it with the help of Odin Flash Tool.

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Before You Begin

  • This guide is only about the Samsung Galaxy A7 SM-A710F/FD/Y/M Exynos7580 and A700FD Snapdragon variants. Please don’t try this on any other smartphone.
  • Rooting will void your device’s warranty.
  • Make sure your device is full charged.
  • Create a backup of all your important data.
  • Enable “USB Debugging” and “OEM Unlock” from developer options in your device (Click Here if you’re not able to find Developer Options in your device’s settings).
  • Download and Install USB Drivers for Samsung Galaxy A7 in your PC or Laptop.

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How To Install TWRP Recovery And Root Samsung Galaxy A7

  • Follow all the instruction written above carefully.
  • Download all the required files, install USB drivers in your PC.
  • Extract the Odin v3.10  zip file in a empty folder of your PC.
  • Now run the Odin v3.10.exe file from the folder where you extracted the files in previous step.
  • Connect your device to PC using data cable.
  • Now boot your device into Download mode, turn off your phone and press and hold the ‘Home + Volume Down + Power’ buttons together until you enter in the download mode.
  • Once your device is successfully connected, you’ll see ID:COM box in Odin will turn blue and an Added!! message will appear in the log box of Odin.
  • Now click on the AP button in Odin and locate and add the twrp-3.0.0-xxx.img.tar file.
  • Click on the Start button in Odin to start the flashing process. The whole flashing process will not take more than a minute. Once its successfully done your device will automatically reboot, you’ll see a PASS!! message in Odin log box and in ID:COM box.
  • Now boot your device into Recovery mode, turn off your device then press and hold ‘Home + Volume Up + Power‘ buttons for few seconds.
  • In TWRP Recovery, tap on the Install button, select the SuperSU.zip file. TWRP will ask for confirmation, Swipe to confirm the process and it’ll flash the SuperSU in your device.
  • After flashing SuperSU, reboot your device.

That’s it, this is the whole guide to gain root access in your Samsung Galaxy A7 and install TWRP Custom Recovery in it.

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