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Root ASUS Transformer TF101 On Android 4.0.3 ICS

28th April 2012, 02:36 PM |#1  
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First things First, this is NOT my WORK I have no hand in the developing of this Rooting Method. I found it useful after hours of searching the web to root my EeePad TF101 with android 4.0.3 ICS

thanks to chan32167 and all that help made this possible

It is easy and simple and yes it gave me ROOT

chan32167ís rooting tool for TF101

Please note that this method is for rooting the original Transformer (TF101) using Windows.

DISCLAIMER: I will not be held responsible if you lose data or your device gets damaged in the following of this guide. Proceed at your own risk.

Step 1: If you havenít already, download and install the latest drivers for your ASUS Transformer TF101 [then get it from ASUS Official Website]. ASUS sync

Step 2: Pick up your Transformer. Navigate to Settings > Applications > Development and enable USB debugging.

Step 3: Connect your Transformer to your Windows PC using a USB cable. make sure Asus Sync is connect

Step 4: Download tf101 ics root.zip (below) Unzip it using a suitable software (we recommend 7zip) and then launch run.bat.

Step 5: Your device will now be detected Follow on-screen instructions.

If you followed the steps correctly, your ASUS Transformer TF101 will be rooted on Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. To confirm this, look for a Superuser app in your apps drawer.
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28th April 2012, 02:45 PM |#2  
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Originally Posted by eugene17

First things First, this is NOT my WORK I have no hand in the developing of this Rooting Method. I found it useful after hours of searching the web to root my EeePad TF101 with android 4.0.3 ICS

thanks to chan32167 and all that help made this possible

It is easy and simple and yes it gave me ROOT

chan32167ís rooting tool for TF101

Please note that this method is for rooting the original Transformer (TF101) using Windows.

DISCLAIMER: I will not be held responsible if you lose data or your device gets damaged in the following of this guide. Proceed at your own risk.

Step 1: If you havenít already, download and install the latest drivers for your ASUS Transformer TF101 [then get it from ASUS Official Website]. ASUS sync

Step 2: Pick up your Transformer. Navigate to Settings > Applications > Development and enable USB debugging.

Step 3: Connect your Transformer to your Windows PC using a USB cable. make sure Asus Sync is connect

Step 4: Download tf101 ics root.zip (below) Unzip it using a suitable software (we recommend 7zip) and then launch run.bat.

Step 5: Your device will now be detected Follow on-screen instructions.

If you followed the steps correctly, your ASUS Transformer TF101 will be rooted on Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. To confirm this, look for a Superuser app in your apps drawer.

It's old and works only on 9.2.1.17 or .13 as far as I remember so even viperMod is better but worth try.
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28th April 2012, 02:54 PM |#3  
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yes you are right my firmwire was 9.2.1.17 thanks for clarification
30th June 2012, 06:50 PM |#4  
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Help rooting. I tried everything...
Hi, i have read lots of threads and forums i have investigated and tested. I tried initially with "tf101 ics root.zip" i did the syncing and running of "run.bat" followed every step, and nothing. Made variations of the same process and nothing.

Then i tried with RazorClaw and a advice with "device lacks need file" appear.

Then i tried SparkyRoot and it read "Exploitable file not found".

I dont now what to do anymore, i just want to "Freeze" all the bloatware and crappy uninstallable apps that auto load on my Transformer.

i Got the Asus Transformer TF-101 with ICS 4.0.3.

I uploaded a screen print with firmware versions installed in bit.ly/MILGVv

Please help!

Thanks in advance
1st July 2012, 03:10 AM |#5  
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You can use my PERI tool to root with one-click :]

Link below vv
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1681155
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2nd July 2012, 05:59 AM |#6  
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Thanks Thing O Doom. Your tool worked beautifully.
23rd September 2012, 07:45 PM |#7  
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Unhappy don't work on latest firmware
People help me please, this root utility do not work on my latest firmware 9.2.1.27, after first steps i recive:

s60.radikal.ru/i170/1209/d5/f6ccc8e2fb2d.png
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24th September 2012, 03:09 AM |#8  
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Quote:
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People help me please, this root utility do not work on my latest firmware 9.2.1.27, after first steps i recive:

s60.radikal.ru/i170/1209/d5/f6ccc8e2fb2d.png

Do you even read through the thread before posting? Some posts above yours someone says it only works on 9.2.1.17 and below.

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17th December 2012, 07:12 PM |#9  
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worked great
Thanks for the well explained method for rooting my transformer with android 4.03. Worked great.
Cheers gbok19
21st December 2012, 12:52 AM |#10  
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You can use my PERI tool to root with one-click :]

Link below vv
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1681155

And such a nice tool it is too.
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