ROOT PACKAGE INFO
|Name||One Click Root Tool|
|Warranty||No Yellow Triangle. Warranty Stays Intact.|
|Stability||Stable without any issues.|
|Root Manager App||SuperUser. It manages root permissions for apps on the device.|
Warranty may be void of your device if you follow the procedures given on this page.
You only are responsible for your device. We won’t be liable if any damage occurs to your device and/or its components.
GUIDE: ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY S DUOS WITH ONE CLICK TOOL
Before you begin with the instructions below, make sure your android device is adequately charged — at least 50% battery of the device.
STEP 0: CHECK DEVICE MODEL NO.
To make sure your device is eligible with this, you must first confirm its model no. in ‘About device’ option under Settings. Another way to confirm model no. is by looking for it on the packaging box of your device. It must be GT-S7562!
Please know that this page is meant only for Samsung Galaxy S Duos. Please DO NOT try the procedures given here on any other device of Samsung or any other company. You have been Warned!
STEP 1: BACKUP YOUR DEVICE
Back up important data and stuff before you start playing around here as there are chances you might lose your apps and app-data (app settings, game progress, etc.), and in rare case, files on the internal memory, too.
For help on Backup and Restore, check out our exclusive page on that linked right below.
STEP 2: INSTALL LATEST DRIVER
You must have proper and working driver installed on your windows computer to be able to successfully root your Samsung Galaxy S Duos.
In case you’re not sure, follow the link below for a definitive guide for installing driver for your Samsung device on your computer.
STEP 3: INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
Download the One Click Root tool given below and transfer it to a separate folder on your computer (just to keep things tidy, that is).
ONE CLICK ROOT TOOL
DOWNLOAD LINK | File name: ROOT_GT-S7562_2.zip (1.84 MB)
For latest version of this tool, check the original page →
Important Note: Backup important files stored on internal SD card of your device, so that in case a situation arises requiring you to do a factory reset after using the One Click Root Tool, which might delete internal sd card too, your files will remain safe on PC.
- Extract/Unzip the root package, ROOT_GT-S7562_2.zip on your computer (using 7-zip free software, preferably). You’ll get the following folder and files:
- tools (folder)
- Enable app installation from Unknown sources. For this:
- Go to your device’ Settings » Security » Scroll to the bottom and tick on Unknown Sources to allow installation of non-market apps.
- Turn on USB Debugging on your Galaxy S Duos
- Enable developer options: Go to your device’ Settings » select About device » Scroll to the bottom and tap on “Build number” seven times to enable developer options.
- Enable USB Debugging: Open device’ Settings » select Developer options » Tick the “USB debugging” checkbox. (under Debugging section)
- Connect your Galaxy S Duos to computer with a USB cable and if a pop-up screen shows up on Phone asking you to Allow USB debugging for the computer, make sure to tick the checkbox and tap OK.
- Double-click the root.cmd file to open a command window which initiates the rooting process.
- Now the command window will wait for the device to show up.
If the device is not detected for a longer time, here are some troubleshooting tips:
- Make sure you have installed driver for Galaxy S Duos as said above in ‘Before you begin..’ section.
- If you have already installed driver, then uninstall them and reinstall back.
- Connect using a different USB port on your PC.
- Try a different USB cable. The original cable that came with your phone should work best, if not, try any other cable that’s new and of good quality.
- Reboot your phone and PC and then try again.
- Now if there isn’t a hassle with the phone’s connection with PC, your device will be rooted in a few minutes.
- It might happen to encounter an error like below during the process:
Unable to chmod /data/local/tmp/mempodroid: No such file or directory
/system/bin/sh: /data/local/tmp/mempodroid: not found
In such case, turn off the Anti-Virus on your PC and extract the root file again and restart the process.
That’s all your phone is now rooted and Busybox installed. If you need help regarding this, feel free to ask us in comments below.
It was easy to root your Galaxy S Duos with One Click Root Tool, right? Let us know how you plan to use root privileges on your Samsung Galaxy S Duos.
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