Root Galaxy S i9000 XXJVT 2.3 easy steps

The Samsung Galaxy S GT i9000 come with a looked kernel inside, so you don't have access to special features and/or to install a new Android OS, to do so you need to root the system by flashing the kernel ROM part.

At this tutorial you will learn an easy and fast method to root the Galaxy S i9000, this tutorial is for the XXJVT version so make sure your smartphone have similar specifications on the Setting-About menu, also rooting will void any warranty on the phone and we are not responsible for any type of damage, do it at your own risk, if you want to proceed just follow the five easy steps bellow carefully.


  1. Fist thing you need to download the tools XXJVT 2.3.5 Rooting Package and unzip that file.
  2. Now run the Odin.exe file and turn off your Galaxy S smartphone.
  3. At this step you will need to enter the recovery mode, while your smartphone USB is disconnected, keep pressing the vol-down + center OK button and power the phone to enter the downloading mode.
  4. Once you get that, and while your oding app is running, connect your USB cable, you will get a yellow COMxx that mean all drivers are OK
  5. Now click on the “PDA” button and select the CF-Root-XX_OXA_JVT-v4.3-CWM3RFS.tar file, and click on the big “Start” button to start, if you get an error, just remove the battery and start again.
Log must be like this:
 <ID:0/014> File analysis..
<ID:0/014> SetupConnection..
<ID:0/014> Initialzation..
<ID:0/014> Get PIT for mapping..
<ID:0/014> Firmware update start..
<ID:0/014> zImage
<ID:0/014> Removed!!
<ID:0/014> Completed..
<OSM> All threads completed. (succeed 1 / failed 0)
<ID:0/017> Added!! 

Thats it, now your Samsung Galaxy S i9000 is rooted with Superuser app installed and ready to install any recovery ROM and install ROM Manager app must work like a charm,the latest Android and custom ROMs such as ICS on my part.


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Root Galaxy S i9000 XXJVT 2.3 easy steps Root Galaxy S i9000 XXJVT 2.3 easy steps Reviewed by Maherr Live on Thursday, April 19, 2012 Rating: 5