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How to root Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J7008 on Android 5.1 Lollipop [Guide]

SAMSUNG-GALAXY-J7 [1]These are the guidelines to root Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J7008 smartphones running the current Android 5.1 Lollipop. Once you give your device access to the root file system, you can start installing many more applications from the Google Play Store.

REQUIREMENTS

BEFORE WE BEGIN

HOW TO ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY J7 SM-J7008 ON ANDROID 5.1 LOLLIPOP

  1. Download the Samsung Galaxy J7 rooting file from here [4].
  2. Download the file above to the computer directly and then move that file over to the desktop of the computer. By default, that file will end up in the Downloads folder if you are using a Windows PC.
  3. Connect the Samsung Galaxy J7 to the computer in normal mode and transfer that SuperSU rooting file over to the root of the internal storage SD card.
  4. Unplug from the computer and turn off the device.
  5. Boot the Samsung Galaxy J7 into recovery mode.
  6. Once your device is in the recovery mode, tap on the Install option from the menu.
  7. Tap the option to browse your SD card and browse for the SuperSU rooting file.
  8. Confirm you do want to install that rooting file on your device.
  9. Head back to the main recovery menu and choose the Reboot System option from the menu.
  10. Now your device will reboot back in the normal mode and you can browse the Google Play Store for your rooted apps.
  11. You might want to kick things off by installing the root checker app and check that your device does have the root access.