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How to root Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920T1 on Android 6.0.1 with CF-Auto-Root [Guide]

android-6-0-1-marshmallow-2628 [1]Root privileges are the powers that are granted to whoever has control of the root user account on Android. The Android operating system always has the root user account there, but it is not available by default like it typically is from Linux. You need to rely on tools like SuperSU that is installed by CF-Auto-Root to help get you there.

Here is everything you need to root Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920T1 smartphones running on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow software updates with the CF-Auto-Root tool:

REQUIREMENTS

BEFORE WE BEGIN

HOW TO ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY S6 SM-G920T1 RUNNING ON ANDROID 6.0.1 MARSHMALLOW BY FLASHING THE CF-AUTO-ROOT TOOL

  1. Download the CF-Auto-Root [4] tool for the Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920T1 handset running on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow software updates.
  2. Extract the rooting file to the Downloads folder on the computer.
  3. Run the Odin flashing tool that is available inside the Downloads folder.
  4. Boot the Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920T1 smartphone into its Download Mode [5] and connect it to the computer with the USB cable.
  5. Check that Odin is showing an added message so you know that the Samsung USB Drivers are working.
  6. Do not make any changes from the Odin Options tab.
  7. Click on the AP button from Odin and then navigate to the Downloads folder and click on the rooting file so that it uploads to the Odin.
  8. Click on the Start button so that the rooting of the Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920T1 handset begins.
  9. Read the information on the phone’s screen and then wait until it says the phone reboots in ten seconds.
  10. Check that Odin shows a pass message in a green box before disconnecting the phone from the computer.

In conclusion, that is how to root Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920T1 smartphones running on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow software updates with the CF-Auto-Root tool. That is Chainfire’s one-click rooting tool and it has just installed and enabled the SuperSU app on the smartphone. As soon as you start installing the root applications that you wanted to have run the SuperSU prompts you with a message. It is at that time that you need to confirm you wish to grant root access to the app and then it starts running with the root access it needed.