We have already shared a detailed guide on how to update Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J700F on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. So if you have installed Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on your Galaxy J7 then being an advanced Android user, you’ll want to get root access on your phone so here is a good news that SuperSU app is available now that works for Galaxy J7 SM-J700F to remove the default restrictions and permit users to install tons of third-party apps, custom ROMs, recoveries and enhance the performance of the J7 by getting administrative privileges.
You can install and enable Chainfire’s SuperSU app on your Galaxy J7 just by flashing it from a custom recovery image. Ready to get started? Go ahead and follow the given steps.
This guide containing the rooting process and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy J7 model number SM-J700F. Do not use this guide for any other device or incorrect variant. Verify the model number of your device before proceeding to the installation guide.
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Before Getting Started:
- Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy J7, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
- Verify that you’ve properly installed the Galaxy J7 USB Drivers on the PC.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on your J7 by navigate to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
- Check the battery level of your J7, it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
Steps to Root Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J700F on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow using SuperSU:
Step No 1:- Download Chainfire’s SuperSU app on the desktop of your PC.
Step No 2:- Plug the Galaxy J7 with the PC using its USB data cable.
Step No 3:- Transfer SuperSU zip package to the root folder of internal storage SD card of the phone.
Step No 4:- Once the SuperSU file, disconnect the phone from the PC and reboot the Samsung Galaxy J7 into the Recovery Mode and the custom recovery image then loads on the display.
Step No 5:- While the Galaxy J7 is Recovery Mode, take the NANDroid backup from the Recovery menu by tapping on the backup button.
Step No 6:- From the Recovery Menu, select “Install” option and then follow the on-screen prompts and locate the SD card to find the SuperSU package.
Step No 7:- Confirm the SuperSU installation by swiping at the bottom of the display to begin.
Step No 8:- Once the SuperSU package is flashed successfully, choose the “Reboot” option followed by the “System” option from the Recovery menu.
Done! You have rooted Galaxy J7 SM-J700F running on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow by flashing SuperSU by Chainfire. Go to app drawer and now can find SuperSU there.
Let us know in the comments area below if you have any questions or queries regarding the above steps.