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Steps of the method:
1.- Download motochopper.zip
2.- Extract motochopper.zip using 7zip,winzip,winrar,unzip,… or another uncompressor application.
3.- Put your phone on USB Debugging mode (activate checkbox on Settings>Development options>USB debugging or Settings>Applications>Development>USB debugging).
4.- Only Windows users: Make sure Android drivers for your phone are installed in your PC. If not, you can find some drivers in this page.
5.- Connect your smartphone to the PC.
6.- Once the S4 is properly recognized, go to the motochopper file and launch the run.bat file.
Launch run.bat on WIndows ; run.sh on OSX or Linux
7.-Once this window pops up, click on any key to continue.
8.-A message will appear on your Galaxy S4, to which you click OK. After a short while of waiting, you’ll be asked again to click on any key. Your S4 will restart.
9.-Press on any key and your S4 will reboot.
10.- If you want to check if you are already root or superuser in your Android phone or tablet you can download HowToRoot app from Google Play Store and click over the padlock in the top-right of the screen. It will show you a message about if your device is rooted or not.
Download the exploit here:
LG OPTIMUS F3 DRIVERS
Extract the entire contents of the zip file.
If you are using Windows, ensure you have installed the latest Samsung USB drivers available for your phone.
Ensure USB Debugging mode is enabled on your device.
Connect your device to your PC via USB.
If you are using Windows, navigate to the extracted directory and execute "run.bat". If you are using Linux or OS X, navigate to the extracted directory in a terminal and execute "./run.sh".
Approve the ADB connection from your PC on your device.
At this point, since there are no custom recoveries or stock images available, it may not be possible to repair your device should you accidentally break it. Please be aware of this before performing any modifications to your phone.
As always, future OTA updates may remove the ability to regain root access, so proceed with caution when updating. Enjoy!
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