How to Root Samsung Galaxy Rugby Pro SGH-I547

Samsung Galaxy Rugby Pro SGH-I547 is a nice alternative to more expensive smartphones. This model, which is featured in the post we have for today, can easily be rooted.

The best tool to use for a safe and successful procedure is known in the rooting world as Odin. The main attraction that comes with it is that you can flash a custom recovery image on your gadget as soon as you’ve rooted it.

Requirements

Like with any rooting operation, your Rugby Pro I547 (AT&T version) is going to see its default warranty disappear quickly. Should you wish to see it on the handset again, then be sure you unroot the device with the help of a guide we wrote for our website.

As for requirements, you will need to download ClockworkMod Recovery, Root Package and Odin tool on your comp, install USB Drivers for this phone on your PC, then charge the battery of the device, make a backup via our guide and work with a Windows-based laptop.Galaxy-Rugby-Pro-SGH-I547

How to flash a custom recovery image on I547

As for what you must absolutely follow to ensure an appropriate rooting, first install a custom recovery image.

  1. The first task to perform towards this purpose: place the three files from the pre-requisites on the desktop of your laptop.
  2. When finished: unzip the Odin archive to the desktop and then plug the phone to the PC. Next up: copy the Root Package to the SD card root of the Rugby Pro SGH-I547, then disconnect the devices from each other’s grasp so that you can initiate the execution of Odin tool.
  3. After this package is opened, you have to click on PDA, opt for the ClockworkMod Recovery file and then check mark F. Reset Time; don’t check Auto Reboot and Repartition.
  4. Instead, power the smartphone off and reboot it into Download Mode by pressing + holding Home, Volume Down and Power simultaneously; after that you should press Volume Up to be sure that the Download Mode has been entered.
  5. Be sure to connect the phone again to your laptop, then tap Start. The firmware needed for the rooting will be installed on the handset. Wait for that to end, then look around for PASS.

Instructions

Now you are all set to learn how to root your device.

  1. The first step to follow is this one: after you remove the battery out of the phone, you have to insert it back in and then reboot the Rugby Pro SGH-I547 into Recovery Mode; it works almost the same way as before: simultaneously try and hold hold down Home, Volume Up and Power.
  2. The second step to be mindful of tells you to opt for Install zip from SD card.
  3. For step three you have to select another option: Choose zip from SD card is its name. After these two have been opted for, you should go and select the Root Package from the SD card of your phone.
  4. Step four is going to prompt you to have some patience until the said package starts its installation on the handset.
  5. Step five will ask you to reboot the Rugby Pro.

Now that your I547 is rooted and installed with ClockworkMod Recovery, you can finally flash custom ROMs and other such types of exciting tools.

Posted In How To - By Mihai Mateescu

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