How To Root And Install CWM On The Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500
The Samsung Galaxy S4 is a breathtaking device, and I strongly believe that its better than the Note 2. Although if you would like to take your Galaxy S4 to the next level you might want to consider rooting. Rooting will allow you to take your note 2 to the next level, by having the ability of putting custom roms, rather operating systems on your device. The tutorial below will show you how you can root your Root Samsung Galaxy S4 i9500 On Android 4.2.2 And Install ClockworkMod Recovery.
Step 1. Put your Samsung Galaxy S4 into Download mode by turning off your phone first then holding down Volume Down, Center Home, and Power buttons together.
Step 2. Once you see the warning screen, hit Volume Up button to enter ODIN Download Mode then connect your USB cable from your Samsung S4 to your computer.
Step 3. Make sure your drivers are installed so you will be able to root.If you don’t have them installed you can install them down below.
Step 4. Once your drivers are installed you can proceed to the next step
Step 5. Unzip the files. Next, open up the ODIN program by double-clicking on the .exe file.
Step 6. You should see a yellow-highlighted COM box with a random number. If you don’t see it, double-check your Windows drivers (the Samsung USB drivers you installed in Step 3) and unplug, plug your S4 back into your computer.
Step 7. Click on “PDA” button then find the file cofface_I9500_Recovery.tar
Step 8. Hit Start and let ODIN flash the custom CWM Recovery.
Step 9: Go into ClockWorkMod and click on Root Your Phone.
Step 10:When it’s done, your Samsung Galaxy S4 will reboot and you should have a fully rooted Samsung Galaxy S4 i9500.You have do rooted your Galaxy S4 i9500 On Android 4.2.2 And Installed ClockworkMod Recovery.
Your phone will boot into newly installed CWM Recovery automatically once and install Superuser app and su binaries then reboot.You should find a new Superuser app called “SuperSU”. You can easily verify you have root by downloading Titanium Backup app (free on Play Store) and running it.This is by far the easiest way to root yourGalaxy S4 i9500 On Android 4.2.2 And Installed ClockworkMod Recovery.
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