How to Root Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

In this tutorial we will tell you how to root Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. Here is the complete procedure.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is one of the best phones launched by Samsung. It Contains 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9 Quad-core processor with 2 GB RAM, Android 4.0.3 ICS, 5MP Rear and 1.9MP Front camera, and many more exciting features.

Rooting is a procedure to get the privileged control in Android subsystem. It is performed in order to overcome the limitations that are being implemented by the hardware manufacturers and carriers, so that they can access all of the settings that a normal user can’t, can run the apps that asks for admin permissions, or to alter some system applications.

So, here we will tell you how to root Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. But before starting with the procedure, please read the disclaimer, pre-requisite & other important notes. So, let’s begin with this.


By rooting and installing a 3rd party custom ROM the warranty of your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 will be voided. We are not responsible if anything wrong happens in between the process. And just to be sure we would like to tell you that this article is only for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, so don’t try it on any other mobile or if you want to then try it on your own risk.

Pre-requisite:Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1

  1. Your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 must be at least 70-80% charged.
  2. Enable the USB debugging mode (“Settings” -> “Manage Applications” -> “Development” -> “USB Debugging”)
  3. Make sure that you’ve backed up all of the necessary data.
  4. And last but not the least install drivers of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 or you can download Samsung Kies.

Steps to be followed to root Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 are:

Step 1:

First download Rooting Kit of Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, CWM recovery & extract it on your PC.

Step 2:

Now Switch Off your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, remove battery & then plug it back. & boot your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 in download mode (you can do this by pressing together Volume Down & Home button), & after that press Power button of your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 till you get the android logo. To confirm press the Power button again.

Step 3:

Now from the Extracted folder, open up Odin.exe & connect your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to computer using USB cable. If you are doing it correctly then an ID:COM box will become blue.

Step 4:

Now click on the PDA button & select “recovery.tar” from the folder you’ve extracted earlier.

Step 5:

Now ensure that Auto Reboot & F. Reset Time options are ticked on Odin.

Step 6:

Now click the Start button to initiate the installation process. It will take some time so wait for completion of installation.

Step 7:

Now if you can see the PASS message then your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 will reboot itself & when the mobile Vibrates then remove the battery immediately & start your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 after 2 minutes.

Now your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is rooted & you can check Super app installed on your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 & if you need to verify, download the Root checker application to verify it yourself.

That’s all. You’ve successfully rooted your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1.

Hope this article about how to root Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 helped you.




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Prashant Sharma

Prashant Sharma is a Delhi based Entrepreneur who spent most of his college days polishing his marketing skills and went for his first business venture at 19. Having tasted failure in his entrepreneurial debut, he turned a Tech-enthusiast, specializing in web technologies later. Join him on Google Plus

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