How to root Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100 Lollipop

In this, we are going to provide instructions with pictures to root your Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100 , running on Android versions  5 lollipop phones. and we discuss errors of rooting

Why I want to root Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100 lollipop

  When you rooted, phone processes runs its ultimate speed.. and RAM runs ultimate speed too.. That means, no more getting stuck, freezing, no more force stop messages

 Actually a rooted phone is, you can do anything to phone. Just like phone which you made yourself. Normally before rooting, you can perform limited tasks but after rooting it change.

 To use Tasker app- It can perform lot things for your phone like Flasher, wireless file manager, App manager including system apps, bootup restoration, get Full of report about your device.

  The main benefits of rooting,You can do anything from overclocking the CPU and increasing the performance, decreasing the performance of the CPU for added battery life and much more. and you need root access to flash custom ROMs

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Before performs the root for Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100

  You can do this if you have unlocked Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100 . See Chainfire’s site for more details
  When you rooted Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100  phone, it cause to cancel phone’s warranty. But you can unroot anytime.
♥  you must have windows based Pc. Because Odin setup works only windows like vista, 7, 8, 10
  You have to unlock “developer Option” through the setting. Menu > Settings > About Device > tap over the firmware build number. This does not want must, if you do, it will fix some errors..
  Make sure whether driver and data cable works. Phone’s pc software does not want to install. Samsung driver must works on your PC without error. (there are some tips to avoid these errors)

Root my Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100

What can I do with a rooted phone | List of Things

Requirement for rooting your Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100

♦ Your phone should have 50% + battery.
 Samsung USB drivers.
 Odin 3 Setup.
♦ CF-Auto-root.tar

Note – IF you rooted your phone, your phone warranty would cancel. But you can unroot  any time.

Step 1,

If you don’t have Samsung USB drivers, then download and install it. If you have Samsung USB setup, then go to Step 2.

Step 2,

Now, you have to download root Zip files (Odin 3) to your computer. After downloaded, unzip it/ extract it. After unzip you can see CF-Auto-root.tar, Odin3.ini, tmax.dll and zlib.dll files.

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Step 3,

Bring your phone and turn it off by pressing power button. Make sure whether your phone is off before going to Step 4.

Step 4,

Now you have to switch on it on Download mood. To boot onto download mood you should press and hold volume down button power button and Home button at same time. Until drive vibrate. If not, until Download mood appear

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Step 5,

You can see warring message Now. Tap Volume Up and connect your phone to your computer via Data cable

Step 6,

Open Odin 3 Setup. If you have connected Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100 to computer, then Odin 3 will get your drive automatically and display “added” message. If not, reconnect, restart and reconnect


Step 7,

Now click “PDA” Box and choose CF-Auto-Root.tar file and OK.  (There is a CF-Auto file in Odin 3 Zip)


Step 8,

Finally, click the Start button to root. This process may take 30 sec. and when it complete, your Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100  phone will be restart with rooted. As wel as Odin will indicate “PASS” box when you rooted. (it may restart several times)

How to root Samsung Galaxy

Step –  Check check whether phone was rooted or not

Now disconnect your phone from your computer. With safe remove option. OK Now your phone is rooted. If you want to check whether your phone is root or not, Click here. There is a simple method to know it

I rooted my Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100  but it does not on. It boot again and again like a bootloop

This can happen when you have installed new firmware. In this error you device does not switch on/ continuously restart. In this situation, you have to reset your device. To perform reset, you have to remove your battery and insert back it again after that, Boot into recovery by holding Volume up+ Home + Power. And select “wipe data/factory reset” after that select “Yes”. Now restart. If you want fully guide with pictures go to How to reset Samsung Galaxy A5 A5100

Odin fail to root – <ID:0/005> FAIL! (Auth)

<ID:0/005> Firmware update start..
<ID:0/005> recovery.img
NAND Write Start!! 
<ID:0/005> FAIL! (Auth)
<OSM> All threads completed. (succeed 0 / failed 1)
You may see this error message. If you see this. read this

style="color: #800000; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Fix Odin id non-functional and “Failed”

Remove/Unplug and plug your device again back. Then turn to DL mode and unplug it again and re-plug. Now Odin detects the device automatically and then clicks “Start”.

stuck on logo screen

switch to DL mode and repeat again

Fix “Unfortunately, SuperSU has Stopped” Error

1 Download and install the latest APK for SuperSU on your device. (use links)
2 Launch SuperSU app and let it disable the KNOX security.
3 Reboot your device and the error message should no longer appear.
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