How to root Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H

Updated on January 1, 2020

These are the instructions to root Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H using Odin and iRoot application on Windows Computer.

Requirements: Your Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H should have at least 30-40 percent of battery to perform the rooting process.

Root Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H using Odin

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 2Download and extract the root files on your computer. After extracting you will be able to see the following files:

J100H rootfiles

Step 3: Now, Switch off your Smartphone.

Power Off Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H

Step 4: After switching-off the phone, you need to boot into Download Mode. To boot into download mode Press and hold Volume Down, Home and Power button at same time for 5-8 seconds until download mode is active.

Download Mode on Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H

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

Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H Warning Sign

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

J100H odin

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

Samsung Galaxy Added Odin 3.07

Step 8: Once your device detected by Odin, click on the PDA button and select the boot.tar.md5 file (you have downloaded this file in step#2).

Add PDA Odin 3.07 for Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H /J100H tar

Step 9: Now, click on the Start button in Odin to begin the Flashing.

Start Odin3.07 Flash Samsung Galaxy

Step 10: Flashing usually takes 30-50 seconds to complete. Once flashing process is completed you will be able to see a Green Box with Pass written on it in Odin. During this process smartphone will re-boot automatically.

Odin3.07 Flash Completed for Samsung Galaxy

Step 11: Now, download and install iRoot Application on your Windows Computer.

iRoot Setup

Step 12: Once iRoot is installed on your computer, Open It.

Step 13: Once iRoot is launched re-connect your phone to the computer. Once your device is connected to the computer then iRoot will detect it automatically.

iRoot Launched

Step 14: Now, click on the root button to begin the rooting process.

Start Root on vRoot

Step 15: Now, iRoot Application will automatically Reboot your smartphone and install the KingUser application.

Rooted with iRoot

Step 16: Now, your device is rooted. To make sure you have successfully rooted your Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H, open Applications Menu on your Smartphone and Find KingUser App. If this app exists on your Smartphone then it means you have successfully rooted your device. Congratulations.

SuperSU Installed on Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100H

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

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[*] No data loss process: Your Personal Data including contacts, pictures, videos, music won’t be affected using the above method. In short, no data loss process.

[*] How to unroot: Follow how to unroot or remove the KingUser from any Android Device.

[*] Samsung Stock Firmware: If you are looking for the original firmware for your device then head over to Download Samsung Stock Firmware for all devices page.

[*] Samsung USB Driver: If you are looking for the original USB Driver for your device then head over to Download Samsung USB Driver for all devices page.

[*] Credits: iRoot Application is created by Mgyun Developers. So, Full credits goes to them for creating the appliation.

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