Root Galaxy Note 3 on XXUENG3 Android 4.4.2 – How to

Rafia Shaikh
Posted Aug 26, 2014
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Follow this detailed guide to update Galaxy Note 3 N900 to XXUENG3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat: Update Galaxy Note 3 N900 to XXUENG3 4.4.2 KitKat – Official Firmware

Prerequisites to root Galaxy Note 3 on XXUENG3 Android 4.4.2:

Please check these prerequisites before going forward to the update guide.

  • Download and install USB drivers for Galaxy Note 3 in your computer.
  • Make sure to take backup of any important files on your smartphone.
  • Enable USB debugging option by pressing Menu > Settings > Applications. Navigate and tap on Developer Options to ensure that USB Debugging is enabled.
  • Ensure that your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 carries more than 70% of charge.

Steps to root Galaxy Note 3 on XXUENG3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat:

Required files: download CF-Auto-Root package for Galaxy Note 3 SM-N900 from here. Also, download the Odin3 v3.09 for installation from here.

Here are the steps to root Galaxy Note 3 on XXUENG3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat official firmware:

  • Unzip Odin on your computer and install it.
  • Unzip firmware zip file in the same folder as Odin.
  • Switch your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 off and boot it in Download mode: press and hold Volume Down, Power and Home buttons together.
  • Connect your phablet with computer. When connected successfully, you will get a message in Odin saying Added!!(In case you don’t get it, try another USB port. If that doesn’t help either, then re-install USB drivers).
  • On your Odin, select PDA and locate the CF-Auto-Root package zip file downloaded earlier. 
  • Make sure to check Auto Reboot and F.Rest Time.
  • Click on Start to initiate the update process.
  • When Android 4.4.2 root package installation is successfully completed, you will get a PASS message.
  • Once you see the home screen, you can disconnect your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and reboot it.

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