How to Enable Root Access On CM14 (CyanogenMod 14)

Here you will learn How to Enable Root Access On CM14 / CyaongenMod 14 ROM On Any Android devices.As you guys know, CyanogenMod ROMs are pre-rooted ROMs.They come with root manager, but the root access is not active by default.You have to manually Enable Root Access on CM14.

The Process to Enable Root Access On CM14 (CyanogenMod 14) is same as CM13 or other older CyanogenMod ROMs.CyanogenMod allows users to choose which apps to give root access or not.Users can manually allow root to Apps only OR ADB only OR both Apps & ADB.

CyanogenMod is the most used and popular third-party ROM for any android devices.These Roms are based on latest Android.CyanogenMod 14 a.k.a CM14 is based On Latest Android 7.0 Nougat.The CM ROMs are developed by Team CM.CM ROMs come with no bloatware and they have a very close to stock android look but with some added tweaks and customization features which are very helpful.Nowadays people are rooting their phone to take advantage of the full potential of the phone, so ROMs like CM14 are very useful.

The latest CyanogenMod 14 a.k.a CM 14 also has this feature.Below I am going to provide full step by step guide to safely Enable Root Access On CM14 (CyanogenMod 14)


→ This Guide is only for CyanogenMod 14 ROM

Make sure you have CM14 On your device.Guide [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] How to Install CM14 (CyanogenMod 14) Via TWRP / CWM / Cyanogen Recovery

HOW TO Enable Root Access On CM14 (CyanogenMod 14)Step By Step Guide

Enable Root Access On CM14

  1. First, you have to Enable the developer option on your android device.Guide [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] How to Enable Developer Options On Android
  2. Now open Developer options
  3. Look for Root access setting, and set it Apps and ADB or Apps only orADB only, as per your need.
  4. Done!!!!! Now your Device which is running android Marshmallow via CM 13 has full root access.

To verify the root status install a root checker app

[appbox googleplay org.rootmyandroid.rootchecker&hl=de]

If you guys have any question related to this post, feel free to leave that in the comment section 🙂

Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma
An NIT Rourkela Graduate in CS, Blogger, Android Geek, and a Tennis Fanatic. I have been writing about Android OS for Last 8 years.

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  1. I have CM14 on my Samsung Galaxy Tab S and i remember seeing the root access setting. Later on i saw that it was gone. Any suggestions on how to fix. Ive tried rebooting my device. Thanks!


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