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How to root Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 Lollipop

This guide will teach you How to root Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 Lollipop.The process is very simple safe and easy.We will be sharing full step by step guide below

If you are a proud owner of Dell Venue 8 7840 and want to tweak your tablet, then you have to root your tablet.Don’t worry this article will guide you on How to root Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 Lollipop.

Important: *Make sure there is at least 80% battery left on your smartphone before begin rooting your device.More than 50% is recommended

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How to root Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 Lollipop

Warning:

rootmygalaxy.net will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Dell Venue 8 while following this tutorial.Do it at your own risk.

Remember Before rooting:

How to root Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 Lollipop

  • Rooting your phone can void your warranty
  • After rooting you can tweak your phone
  • You can unroot it if you want
  • You can overclock or underclock your CPU to make your phone faster
  • Related Post: How to Root OnePlus 2 & Install TWRP Recovery

Pre-Requirement:

Before proceed, follow some of the given steps

  • Download the Dell USB Drivers from dottech.com’s page. You may wish to try rebooting the Windows computer to get those working correctly.
  • Backup your device completely, including storage, SMS, contacts, etc.

How to root Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 Lollipop

Downloads:

Download the SuperSU file you need here. Transfer it to the root of the SD card.

Download the Droidboots.zip here.

Download the Intel Flash Lite tool from here.

How to root Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 LollipopHow to root Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 Lollipop

  • First download all the files from the given links
  • Now Run the Intel flash lite tool on the computer.
  • Upload the Droidboot firmware after unzipping the file. The file extension should read ‘1-502_droidboot_and_firmware.xml’.
  • After the firmware is flashed, reboot the handset.
  • Download the IntelAndroidFBRL here.
  • Now Unzip the file and launch the bat file to start running the tool on the computer.
  • Then Connect the device to the computer if it isn’t already.
  • Type “ACCEPT” into the windows that looks similar to the command line.
  • Type ‘T4’ to get your device to boot into recovery mode.
  • Your device will now boot into a temporary custom recovery.
  • Select “install” from the recovery menu and browse for the SuperSU zip file and install the ZIP file.
  • Once the process is completed, Go back to the main recovery menu and choose to reboot the system now.

DONE!!! Your have rooted Dell Venue 8 7840 on Android 5.1 Lollipop.

To verify the root status install Root Checker.

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