How to root Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262

Updated on December 4, 2015

These are the instructions to root Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 using Odin Application on Windows Computer.

Requirements: Your Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 should have atleast 30-40 percent of phone battery to perform the rooting process.

Root Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262

Step 1: Download and Install Samsung USB Driver on your computer. If Samsung USB Driver already installed on your computer then Skip this Step.

USB Logo

Step 1: Download and extract the root files on your computer. After extracting you will be able to see the following files:

s7262 root files

Step 2: Connect your phone to the computer using Data Cable and copy file to the phone memory.

s7262 Copy Supersu

Step 3: Power Off your Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262.

PowerOff Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262

Step 4: Now, you have to enter into Download Mode on your phone by Pressing Volume Down Key, Home Button and Power key at same time for 5-8 seconds until you entered to the download mode.

Download Mode on Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262

Step 5: In the Download mode you will be able to see a Warning Triangle Sign. In this situation you have to press the Volume up key to continue.

Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 Warning Sign

Step 6: Now, Open Odin3 (found in the extracted folder, that you have downloaded in the Step#2) on your computer. Then connect your phone to the computer.

S7262 Odin

Step 7: Once you have connected the phone to the computer, Oden will automatically recognize the device and show “Added” message at the lower-left panel.

Samsung Galaxy Added to Odin

Step 8: Once your device detected by Odin, click on the PDA button and select the Recovery.tar file (you have extracted this file in step#2).

Add PDA File in Odin

s7262 recovery file

Step 9: Now, click on the Start button in odin to begin the Flashing. Once flash process is completed your phone will restart automatically.

Start Galaxy S7262 Root

Step 10: Once you see, the Green Pass Message then remove the USB cable from the device (during this process, your device will restart automatically).

Galaxy S7262 flash completed

Step 11: Now, again switch off your Phone.

PowerOff Samsung Galaxy Grand

Step 12: Now, you have to enter into the recovery mode. To enter Recovery Mode: Press and Hold Volume Up, Home Button and Power Button for 5-8 seconds. Once Samsung Logo appears leave the Power Key but keep holding the Volume Up and down key and Home Key.

Step 13: Under recovery Menu, using Volume Key navigate Install Zip from sdcard > Choose Zip from sdcard > Yes, install

Apply Update from SD Card

Step 14: Once Flashing is done, select Go Back >Reboot System Now from the recovery menu.

Reboot System Now from CWM Recovery Mode

Step 15: Now your Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 is Rooted. To check whether your phone is rooted correctly, open Applications Menu, there you will be able to see a new app installed, called SuperSU. If this app exist then it means you have successfully rooted your device.

SuperSU Installed on Samsung Galaxy

Optional: You can also verify the root status of your device by using the Root Checker Application.

Keep in Mind:

[*] No data loss process: Your Phone Data like contacts, pictures, videos, music and etc will be not affected with this method.

[*] Warranty Void: Your Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 Warranty may be Void after following the above tutorial.

[*] Credits: The cwm recovery used in this tutorial is made available by sahaj360 (XDA Developer). Very thanks for the cwm recovery, without it the above tutorial was not possible.

[*] Stock ROM: If you are looking for the Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 Stock ROM then see Download Galaxy Star Pro Duos GT-S7262 firmware.