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Is there not a root method for the i527??

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By scoot0073, Senior Member on 22nd April 2014, 07:48 PM
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Just got this Mega and been looking all day for a root method and haven't ran across one for the AT&T Mega i527? If not then this really blows, I'll have to trade it off for a AT&T Note 2.

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22nd April 2014, 09:27 PM |#2  
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Did you use kingo Rooted method in past ?
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22nd April 2014, 09:34 PM |#3  
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No I just got this Mega i527 2 days ago..
So kingo root method works on the i527?
Thanks for your help

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22nd April 2014, 11:15 PM |#4  
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Kingo works for root. Still no Roms

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22nd April 2014, 11:44 PM |#5  
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Do you have a link for just root?
I'm OK with no Roms atm. I mainly just want to get titanium backup installed then remove all these worthless AT&T apps.
I'm still looking for the root method link
Thanks alot

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23rd April 2014, 12:08 AM |#6  
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Do you have a link for just root?
I'm OK with no Roms atm. I mainly just want to get titanium backup installed then remove all these worthless AT&T apps.
I'm still looking for the root method link
Thanks alot

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Kingoapp.com just download on your pc and follow the directions. Worked for me.

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23rd April 2014, 02:12 AM |#7  
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Thanks I got root with Titanium Backup working.
Now do we have a recovery for the AT&T I527?

Thanks for everyone help

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23rd April 2014, 05:43 AM |#8  
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Thanks I got root with Titanium Backup working.
Now do we have a recovery for the AT&T I527?

Thanks for everyone help

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No Custom recovery due to the locked bootloader Therefore no custom roms to flash- also, I think Knox has something to do with it too. I am a little confused about knox. Not too much info for us simpleminded folk. lol.

But like you, was just looking for root for titanium backup and other rooted apps. I really like the mega when I want to carry a Biga$$ phone around. lol. Otherwise I carry an Iphone 5s. What can I say!!! I go both ways!!!
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23rd April 2014, 11:46 AM |#9  
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Post How to Root Galaxy Mega I527 – Using Kingo Root Tool
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No I just got this Mega i527 2 days ago..
So kingo root method works on the i527?
Thanks for your help

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1. Download Kingo Root tool for your windows PC - Kingoapp.com

2. Make sure that your pc has already installed Driver software of Galaxy Mega I527

3. Enable USB Debugging on Galaxy Mega I527,If you don’t know how to enable USB Debugging try this : Settings> More> Developer Options

4. There is nothing,you can simply follow Kingo Root tool.

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12th July 2014, 06:11 AM |#10  
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No workie,

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12th July 2014, 03:46 PM |#11  
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No workie,

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If you have upgraded to KK , no it wont work. Plenty of threads on the subject.

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