Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 15 of 15
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By johnathin15noob
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  

    Default has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    It seems att gs3 can be rooted but I can only get as far as a custom recovery. Anyone else have a successful method specific to sph L710???

    Posted via Android Central App
  2. #2  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    [GUIDE] UPDATED: How to Root Your Sprint Galaxy S3

    This should help

    Posted via Android Central App
  3. Thread Author  Thread Author    #3  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    Thanks. But it seems like no one has made a root video or method AFTER the 4.3 update that works for Sprint sph L710.

    Nothing has worked for me.

    Posted via Android Central App
  4. #4  

    Default

    Edit: Nevermind
  5. #5  

    Default

    Edit: Talking out of my ***
  6. #6  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    See post #30, here: Possible method to root 4.3

    It's worked for at least one person.
    PLEASE, when asking for help provide as much information as possible. We can't help unless we know what the symptoms are and what you did before they began.

    LG G3 on Sprint. [Stumped and Bumped, Debloated, Startup apps managed, Trickster, Nova Prime, Swiftkey, G3 Tweakbox]--> Runs smooth as silk, now.
  7. Thread Author  Thread Author    #7  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    hey @meyerweb, I'VE SUCCESSFULLY ROOTED SPRINTS GALAXY S3 SPH L710 MK3(knoxed)! i couldn't have done it without your help and cnexus from xda and this thread and community.

    Recovery: Philz recovery 6.0.0.8
    download stock mk3 rooted, knox remover, wifi fix, and supersu.

    worked just as your instruction said. philz recovery seems to be the only difference i made. it is an amazing set up and recognizes internal and external memory perfectly. i'd suggest anyone who was having as hard as a time as i was to use philz!!! it's so good for this specific device... here's the link

    http://d-h.st/users/philz_touch/?fld_id=25216#files donate! where you can when you can.
    meyerweb likes this.
  8. #8  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    GREAT!

    Glad you got it working!
    PLEASE, when asking for help provide as much information as possible. We can't help unless we know what the symptoms are and what you did before they began.

    LG G3 on Sprint. [Stumped and Bumped, Debloated, Startup apps managed, Trickster, Nova Prime, Swiftkey, G3 Tweakbox]--> Runs smooth as silk, now.
  9. #9  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    Quote Originally Posted by johnathin15noob View Post
    hey @meyerweb, I'VE SUCCESSFULLY ROOTED SPRINTS GALAXY S3 SPH L710 MK3(knoxed)! i couldn't have done it without your help and cnexus from xda and this thread and community.

    Recovery: Philz recovery 6.0.0.8
    download stock mk3 rooted, knox remover, wifi fix, and supersu.

    worked just as your instruction said. philz recovery seems to be the only difference i made. it is an amazing set up and recognizes internal and external memory perfectly. i'd suggest anyone who was having as hard as a time as i was to use philz!!! it's so good for this specific device... here's the link

    Dev-Host - The Ultimate Free File Hosting / File Sharing Service donate! where you can when you can.
    How did you do it? My wife's phone has 4.3 on it and I would like to try it on her's
  10. #10  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    Rob, see this thread, especially post #30.

    Possible method to root 4.3
    PLEASE, when asking for help provide as much information as possible. We can't help unless we know what the symptoms are and what you did before they began.

    LG G3 on Sprint. [Stumped and Bumped, Debloated, Startup apps managed, Trickster, Nova Prime, Swiftkey, G3 Tweakbox]--> Runs smooth as silk, now.
  11. #11  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    i rooted mine with safe root + disable KNOX. The files are in my mediafire account at: https://www.mediafire.com/folder/d8r..._S3_(SPH-L710) Just please download these into a separate folder. if you go to this video you can get in depth instructions on rooting it but do not download from his link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?featur...&v=yuBuD9aL12o
  12. #12  
    thenameisnigel's Avatar

    Posts
    1,448 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,458 Global Posts
    ROM
    Stock

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    Quote Originally Posted by SpeedUpThatPc View Post
    i rooted mine with safe root + disable KNOX. The files are in my mediafire account at: https://www.mediafire.com/folder/d8r..._S3_(SPH-L710) Just please download these into a separate folder. if you go to this video you can get in depth instructions on rooting it but do not download from his link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?featur...&v=yuBuD9aL12o
    Please don't mirror anyone's work without permission, it doesn't bother me, but many devs dislike it, especially when you don't give credit so here's the original post.
    [ROOT] Saferoot: Root for VRUEMJ7, MK2, and Android 4.3 - xda-developers


    Official OpenROM Developer
    Want to contribute to OpenROM? Click HERE.
    Want to view my personal GitHub? Click HERE.
  13. #13  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    I was rooted. I unrooted so I could have "phone" as my wife. I regret it. I have Sprint S3 SPH-l710. I was running CM11. Wanted to go back to stock to help wife. I did it. I had used a Knox remover. I now have 4.4.2 on phone. Tried that CF does not work. Can I use Odin to flash back to Jelly bean and then root? Any suggestions. Thanks
  14. #14  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    Quote Originally Posted by unclescary View Post
    I was rooted. I unrooted so I could have "phone" as my wife. I regret it. I have Sprint S3 SPH-l710. I was running CM11. Wanted to go back to stock to help wife. I did it. I had used a Knox remover. I now have 4.4.2 on phone. Tried that CF does not work. Can I use Odin to flash back to Jelly bean and then root? Any suggestions. Thanks
    You cannot use Odin to flash back to jellybean. Many people have bricked there phones doing this. You can root with cf auto root sometimes it just takes a few tries or you can flash a custom recovery, preferably philz latest(philz is the go to for the nd8 build) through Odin and then flash the SuperSU zip through recovery.
  15. #15  

    Default Re: has ANYONE successfully rooted GS3 sph L710(Sprint) running 4.3?

    Note that once you've rooted 4.4.2, you can flash a 4.3 ROM in recovery, if you really want to. You just can't use Odin to revert to a bootloader prior to 4.4.2, nor change the modem. For now, at least, you're stuck with the 4.4.2 bootloader and modem.
    PLEASE, when asking for help provide as much information as possible. We can't help unless we know what the symptoms are and what you did before they began.

    LG G3 on Sprint. [Stumped and Bumped, Debloated, Startup apps managed, Trickster, Nova Prime, Swiftkey, G3 Tweakbox]--> Runs smooth as silk, now.

Similar Threads

  1. Anyone Else Getting Bad Battery after MJ7 update?
    By stanley08 in forum Samsung Galaxy Note 3
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 12-28-2013, 12:28 PM
  2. Anyone has issues with 4.3 upgrade with the Galaxy Gear?
    By Sammuel1973 in forum T-Mobile Galaxy Note 2
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 12-17-2013, 06:51 PM
  3. Sprint Moto X 4.4 update
    By Lilshaq65 in forum Moto X (2013)
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-13-2013, 02:18 AM
  4. Sprint S4 rooting advice
    By Pink_Camellia in forum Samsung Galaxy S4 Rooting, ROMs & Hacks
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 12-13-2013, 01:07 AM
  5. Samsung Galaxy Tab Root Help
    By GITGUY in forum Samsung Galaxy Tab
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-13-2013, 12:07 AM

Posting Permissions