We just now wrote an article on how to update xxlp6 ROM on your Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 and now we are back with another post on how to root your Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 running on xxlp6 fimrware which is a recent release by Sam Mobile. I am sure if you have already installed this on your device then you must be enjoying this new ROM, are’nt you?? Well let us move on to the process os rooting your Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 on ICS 4.0.3 XXLP6.
Disclaimer: You should root only Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 running on xxlp6 and we take no irresponsibility if something bad happens to your device which is the last thing which could happen.
Root Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 on ICS 4.0.3 XXLP6 ROM
In this tutorial we will tell you about both rooting and installing Clockworkmod on your Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 and once you are done with rooting you will have super user access to your device. So let us start this article.
Files required to download
Root file. Get it from HERE.
Odin v1.85: Get it from HERE. You might be asked to enter password and use iphoneandroidtips.org
Now once you have downloaded all the files you need to unzip the root file and please remember that you should not extract the file and just unzip it.
Now open Odin and switch off your phone and get in to download mode by pressing volume down button, power button and home button.
Once you are in to download mode you need to connect your phone to your PC via USB and then Odin will turn yellow at the left top hand side and that means you have connected the device.
Now on Odin you need to click on PDA and select CF-Root-SGS2_XX_OXX_LP6-v5.2-CWM5.tar then click the start button and once it is done you will get to see a green color with PASS message.
You have now successfully rooted your device and after reboot you may see super user app in your Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100
Just in case Odin gets stuck in between then you need to take out the battery, restart your phone and then again in to download mode and start Odin again and it should work fine.
If you face any problem then do let us know and I would be more than happy to help you on this.