1. Introvert4point0's Avatar
    I followed all the instructions to root my samsung galaxy s4. Everything appears to of went through ok but then superuser is coming up with some binary update thing and when i installed root checker it says i dont have root access. Please help i am so darn frustrated i am about ready to throw the phone.
    12-07-2014 09:28 AM
  2. dancing-bass's Avatar
    search for "towelroot" from your phone's browser. quick and easy way to obtain root. I don't recall having any issue with updating bindary either. (I installed SuperSu and also BusyBox). What's happening? I haven't done anything else with it since (and now my son uses it as a wifi-only device for his games and videos)
    12-07-2014 10:06 AM
  3. Introvert4point0's Avatar
    Will towelroot work on android 4.2.2? My phone wont update its software through AT&T/Samsung so thats a part of the reason why i'm rooting.
    12-07-2014 10:13 AM
  4. dancing-bass's Avatar
    Towelroot should work on 4.2.2, but if a software update is what you're after have you tried Kies desktop software?

    Anyway, here's a thread about Towelroot - pretty long, but it might be worth your while to skim over it before actually going for it.
    I'm throwing a party and you should come **G… | Verizon Samsung Galaxy S 5 | XDA Forums
    12-07-2014 10:42 AM

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