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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 lite SM-T116NQ, ROOT instructions!

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serti6610

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Sep 29, 2015
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Hi everybody,

For the owners of Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 lite (SM-T116NQ)!

We now can also get ROOT permissions on our tabs, just follow the guide below! Just make sure you have the right drivers installed on your computer for the Tab 3 lite SM-T116NQ!

Do this on your own risk, I am not responsible for problems on your tablet! (if you face any, which i dont think you will. Because I didnt face any problems!)

GUIDE FOR ROOTING SM-TT16NQ!

1. First download this TWRP Recovery image.
Link TRWP Recovery - > www100 zippyshare com/v/pML0LCKw/file.html
(put the dots next to the word "zippyshare", to make the link working!)

2. Make sure you have the latest ODIN software on your computer, if not you can download below this.
Link Latest ODIN - > www odindownload com/SamsungOdin
(put the dots next to the word "odindownload", to make the link working!)

3. After downloads finished and you have installed ODIN on your computer. Put your TAB 3 lite SM-116NQ in "Download Mode".
4. Then connect your tablet to the computer with you samsung usb - cabel.
5. Open ODIN software and in options make sure "Auto-Reboot" and "F-Reset Time" has been checked on.
6. Now click on "AP" (the second box) and search for the TWRP recovery file you have downloaded.
7. After you found the file just press on "START" and let the program do his work.
8. When is finished you will see left up "PASS" meaning that the recovery has been flashed succesfully!
9. Now you should reboot in to recovery and will see TWRP recovery, Just follow the guid on the tablet screené
10. After you can reboot your tablet again. And download Supersu from store or the Internet Browser.
11. Install Supersu which will go without any problem now!. After Reboot you should have ROOT acces.

To Check if you have root acces, just download the app below from Google play store.

Root Check --> www play.google com/store/apps/details?id=com.joeykrim.rootcheck&hl=tr
(put the dots next to the word "play.google", to make the link working!)

If you occur any problem with this guide, reply here. I will try to help you out!

Goodluck! :fingers-crossed:
 

erireciS4

New member
Dec 28, 2015
4
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hi

Hi I'm using the same model
But it runs very slow on version kit Kat 4.4.4
I wanted to ask if there is a lollipop rom for this TABLET , please help me if there is a way to install higher android versions.
 

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    Hi everybody,

    For the owners of Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 lite (SM-T116NQ)!

    We now can also get ROOT permissions on our tabs, just follow the guide below! Just make sure you have the right drivers installed on your computer for the Tab 3 lite SM-T116NQ!

    Do this on your own risk, I am not responsible for problems on your tablet! (if you face any, which i dont think you will. Because I didnt face any problems!)

    GUIDE FOR ROOTING SM-TT16NQ!

    1. First download this TWRP Recovery image.
    Link TRWP Recovery - > www100 zippyshare com/v/pML0LCKw/file.html
    (put the dots next to the word "zippyshare", to make the link working!)

    2. Make sure you have the latest ODIN software on your computer, if not you can download below this.
    Link Latest ODIN - > www odindownload com/SamsungOdin
    (put the dots next to the word "odindownload", to make the link working!)

    3. After downloads finished and you have installed ODIN on your computer. Put your TAB 3 lite SM-116NQ in "Download Mode".
    4. Then connect your tablet to the computer with you samsung usb - cabel.
    5. Open ODIN software and in options make sure "Auto-Reboot" and "F-Reset Time" has been checked on.
    6. Now click on "AP" (the second box) and search for the TWRP recovery file you have downloaded.
    7. After you found the file just press on "START" and let the program do his work.
    8. When is finished you will see left up "PASS" meaning that the recovery has been flashed succesfully!
    9. Now you should reboot in to recovery and will see TWRP recovery, Just follow the guid on the tablet screené
    10. After you can reboot your tablet again. And download Supersu from store or the Internet Browser.
    11. Install Supersu which will go without any problem now!. After Reboot you should have ROOT acces.

    To Check if you have root acces, just download the app below from Google play store.

    Root Check --> www play.google com/store/apps/details?id=com.joeykrim.rootcheck&hl=tr
    (put the dots next to the word "play.google", to make the link working!)

    If you occur any problem with this guide, reply here. I will try to help you out!

    Goodluck! :fingers-crossed: