Samsung Galaxy S8 How to root, Download formware, How to hard reset and USB Debug

Samsung Galaxy S8 How to root, Download formware, How to hard reset and USB Debug Samsung Galaxy S8

This article will show how to get to the root Samsung Galaxy S8, where to find the file from the phone book, how to make a complete reset, and other instructions for your iron friend.

Root for Android

What is the root

Superuser, giving full privileges in the operating system, full access to the system directory, modify system files, deleting any applications, porting applications to the memory card, Overclocking CPU and more.

Before starting work:

  • Prepare MicroUSB cable (preferably the original);
  • Turn on USB Debugging

Enabling USB Debugging on Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset

USB debugging is used for all sorts of technical work, to control the phone via ADB tool to get root access and much more.

To turn on USB debugging you must do the following:

Depending on the version of your Android your actions may vary slightly. all possible combinations are shown in the list.

  1. menu -> settings; Development -> Debugging by USB;
  2. menu -> settings; For developers -> Debugging by USB;
  3. menu -> settings;apps -> design -> Debugging USB (Android 2.2 — 3.0);
  4. menu -> settings; Yet —gt; Developer Settings -> Debugging by USB;
  5. menu -> settings; System -> About Smartphone / About tablet -> build number and click on the menu item 7 — 10 times, then go to -gt settings; For developers -> Debugging USB (option for the latest versions of Android);

If you have shell MIUI:

  1. menu -> settings; About phone-> MIUI version and press 7 — 10 times, then return to the menu -gt settings; Additionally -> For developers -> Debugging via USB.

Instructions how to root Samsung Galaxy S8

 

With Rootkhp Pro 1.8 – 1.9

Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
  • Download the program for Root rights RootKHP Pro 1.9 or later from the official site rootkhp.pro
    If you have the program check for updates by pressing "Update program" and download the latest version.
  • Connect the smartphone to the PC via cable
  • Run Rootkhp Pro program
  • Push button Root
  • After 10 minutes, a message that is received Root
    Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset

Video on how to use Rookthp Pro

Through Kingo Root

  • Download Kingo Root program to your computer from the site kingoapp.com
  • Install and run the program
  • Connect the device to your computer via the microUSB cable
  • Wait until Kingo device sees
Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
 
 
 
  • Click Root button (at the bottom in the middle)
  • Wait for the closure process, and the device is rebooted

Video how to work with the program Kingo

Through root Genius

Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
  • Download the Root Genius program sjroot.com
  • Wait for your device definition program
  • press "root it" and start the process
Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
After the process is complete, restart your smartphone and check the device for root access by watching video.

Video as a check for root access

During our experiment failed to root through the program:

  • Framaroot
  • Vroot
  • Towelroot
  • DingDong Root
  • baidu Root
  • iRoot
  • unlock Root
  • Romaster Su

Samsung Galaxy S8 does not turn on, turned off, or hangs. Recommendation.

The mass of options, below you will see the problems and solutions to them:

  1. The battery is discharged to 0%, the phone rarely use and remove the battery:
    Remove the battery if you do not use the phone for weeks. regularly discharge the battery to near 0, and fully charged, do not use the device at temperatures below -10 and above 50 degrees, so it will last longer than you;
  2. If the charger connector of your device is damaged:
    Try to charge the battery of another charger if the charging is successful, it means that the first charger connector is damaged;
  3. Failure software Android:
    You need to do a factory reset (Hard Reset). See the article table of contents;
  4. Spills on the device chips:
    If your phone was floating in the water, place it for a moment in 100% alcohol, then remove and allow to dry;
  5. Ill-treatment of telephone, descend the stairs, throwing out of the window, check the strength of a hammer and a drill:
    Buy a new phone or try to carry the service center.

From what can not be switched on and hang your phone. Video.

How to Make a Hard Reset and reset to factory settings

Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset

What Hard Reset / Wipe data – This full reset all your settings to the factory (rigid reboot). Before performing this action is recommended to save your important files and contacts to removable media or downloaded to the cloud.

A list of popular cloud storage:

  • Dropbox
  • Mail Cloud
  • google Disk
  • yandex Disk
  • Icloud
  • One Drive
  • Mediafire
  • Gavitex
  • Box
  • Amazon Web Services

Resetting to factory settings

The quickest and easiest option:

Go to section -gt settings; Backup and Reset — Reset.
This option will help only those who know the password / PIN / unlock and those whose protection is not available or is not installed.

Method 2:

  1. Turn off the machine, or remove the battery back and insert if it does not turn off;
  2. Simultaneously press and hold the power button and the volume up, then you get into the Recovery menu;
  3. When the logo appears on the screen – release the power button while holding the volume up button;
  4. Now you are in Recovery menu. Move on the menu is made with the volume, the power button confirms the selection buttons;
  5. select item «Wipe data / factory reset» – delete all data;
  6. Confirm your intentions by selecting Yes – delete all user data;
  7. device wipe process will run for about 30 seconds, then you will be redirected to the Recovery menu;
  8. Locate and select the menu Reboot system now  ;
  9. Once you have made Hard reset all your passwords, PIN codes, unlock and reset the system restored to factory condition.

Engineering codes for Android Samsung Galaxy S8

Full list service engineering codes can be found here. Part of code information was taken from there.

How to learn IMEI

IMEI – the unique identification number of your mobile device, sewn by the manufacturer at the factory. Available on any phone, no matter what operating system on it.

To display the IMEI on the screen, type the command: * # 06 # and you will see your unique identification number.

Android errors

Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset

It is not enough free memory

How to solve a problem? You need to put the root access on your mobile device, then you can move any application to the memory card or delete unnecessary system applications.

Or you can do a full factory reset (Hard Reset / Wipe Data) instruction is, in this article.

In what folder contains contacts android and how to get them?

Smartphones and tablets have become one with the person, if lose your phone – you lose important information, which should be the restoration of the time, and the time – money. Is not it better to prevent the loss of contacts phonebook on Android? We tell you how.

If you want to copy phone book contacts from Android to your PC, here’s a path to the file:

Directory /data/data/com.android.providers.contacts/databases/ , All Android phonebook stored in the file contacts.db , depending on the version of Android it can be a file contacts2.db. The file is a SQLite database.
To copy or read a file, you must have root access on Samsung Galaxy S8.

What program to open contacts.db

These programs are easy to find.

  • SQLite Database Browser
  • SQLite Viewer 1.9.6.5 – Plugin for Total Commander

Instructions for all versions of Android:

  • 2.3.3 — 2.3.7 Gingerbread
  • 4.0.3 — 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich
  • 4.1.x — 4.3 Jelly Bean
  • 4.4 KitKat
  • 5.0 Lollipop
  • 6.0 Marshmallow
  • 7.0 — 7.1 Nougat
  • 8.0 Oreo

Download the firmware Android 5.0, Lollipop, 6.1 Marshmallow, 7.0 Nougat, 8.0 Oreo

Update the firmware of your mobile device.

  1. Android 5.0 Lollipop
  2. Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  3. Android 7.0 Nougat
  4. Android 8.0 O (OREO)

To install the firmware do:

  1. Download the firmware file and a special program
  2. Launch the program
  3. Select the required version of the firmware
  4. Read the readme.txt and obey all instructions from the archive

How to unlock pattern key on Android

Option 1: to make Hard Reset / Wipe Data Recovery through the menu (see the table of contents of the article).

Option 2: Try to use the program Gaigunlock Pro on the PC to automatically unlock:

Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset
  1. USB Debugging should be enabled.
  2. To automatically unlock, connect the mobile device to the computer via a cable.
  3. Click the Unlock Pattern and wait for the process to complete
Samsung Galaxy S8 Root rights, firmware, Hard Reset

The program is available on the official website gaigunlock.pro

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