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How to root Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro SM-T525 on Android 4.4.2 with CF-Auto-Root [Guide]

samsung-4 [1]When you choose to root the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro tablet you are gaining control of the root user account that is always there on Android but gets covered up. Those in control of the root user account can install anything they want on the operating system. Likewise, they can also uninstall anything they want too, including anything that is currently residing on the system partition.

REQUIREMENTS

BEFORE WE BEGIN

HOW TO ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB PRO SM-T525 RUNNING ON ANDROID 4.4.2 KITKAT

  1. Download the CF-Auto-Root [3] tool for the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro SM-T525 tablet when running on the Android 4.4.2 KitKat.
  2. Open the Downloads folder where your CF-Auto-Root file ended up since it is the default download location for Windows operating systems and then extract the file to the Downloads folder.
  3. Boot the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro SM-T525 tablet into the Download Mode [4] and then connect it to the computer with the USB cable that you use for charging the battery.
  4. From the Downloads folder, double-click the mouse of touchpad on the Odin executable file and then check that the ID: COM port is lighting up with a blue or yellow color, and the added message is available from the Log entry which are both signs that your Samsung USB Drivers that you were meant to install before are both working.
  5. Do not make changes from the default settings on offer in Odin.
  6. Click on the AP button from Odin and then browse through to the Downloads folder and select the MD5 rooting file that is going to root your device.
  7. Click on the Start button and the Odin tool then flashes the CF-Auto-Root on the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro SM-T525 tablet.
  8. Wait until Odin displays a green box with a pass message inside and for the tablet to reboot before disconnecting from the computer.

In conclusion, that is how to root Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro SM-T525 tablets running on the Android 4.4.2 KitKat software updates by using Chainfires’ one-click rooting tool that he called CF-Auto-Root. The CF-Auto-Root tool has done a decent enough job to install and enable the SuperSU which is all you need to start installing your root applications.