- ClockworkMod Recovery and Root -
Tools and Files you will need: (TU_Root.zip), (CWM_TU.tar), (Odin.exe)
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This section of the guide will walk you through Installing a Custom Recovery and Rooting your device.
Copy the file named (Tu_root
) onto your SD card before we began.
Install samsung drivers if you don't have them already: (SAMSUNG_USB_Driver_for_Mobile_Phones_x86
Open the Odin.exe in the folder : (Odin_Multi_Downloader_v4.42
), [Run as administrator].
Hit the "OPS
" button and select the TransformUltra.ops file from the folder (TransformUltra.ops
Select the "One Package
" Button and select the CWM_TU.tar from the folder (CWM_TU.tar
Now put your phone into download mode (Vol down + camera + power
Plugin your phone and the yellow COM should light up in the upper left.
(make sure your phones back is removed for quick access to the batter for the following steps!!
As soon as you hit start, remove the battery from the phone.
Wait until Odin finishes and shuts off the phone. Pull the battery and take it off the usb so it doesn't reboot.
Put the battery back in the phone and boot strait into recovery (by Pressing and holding down the:
(Volume Down + power Button
) at the same time.
11. Once in Recovery select "install zip from sdcard
(note use the volume keys to go up and down the list and the power button to slect the option!
Select "choose zip from sdcard
from where you saved it on youe sd card.
Once complete Navigate to where it says "Reboot Device
" and Select it.
Once booted Install Something from The Google Play store (Install Superuser and update su and busybox).
(if you wish to Un-Root your Device Follow steps 12-16 but instead of installing (tu_root.zip
), Install (tu_boost_unroot
) or (tu_Sprint_unroot
) depending on your carrier.
Congratz!!! your Transform Ultra is Now Rooted and can Install Custom Roms!