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Unroot Galaxy W I8150 on Android 2.3.6 Official Firmware

We have already written about how you can root Galaxy W I8150 on Android 2.3.6 when on an official firmware. But for those who want to send in their phone for warranty or want to sell it would like to unroot the phone before doing so – there is a tutorial for that and we have it. You can now easily unroot Galaxy W I8150 on Android 2.3.6 firmware with this tutorial.

As you read further, we will guide you through the entire process of how to unroot Galaxy W I8150 on Android 2.3.6 firmware using stock recovery (ClockworkMod recovery can be used as well). Make sure you backup all your data from the tips and tools given below you never know when something might go wrong. Let’s get on with the tutorial now.

Unroot Galaxy W I8150 on Android 2.3.6 Official Firmware 8

Disclaimer: All the tools, mods or ROMs mentioned below belong to their respective owners/developers. We ( or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We don’t have you on gun point to try out this tutorial 😉

Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Samsung Galaxy W to connect it with the computer. Download Samsung Galaxy W USB drivers! Apart from just the USB drivers, there are a few more things that you need to take care of.

1. You need to enable USB debugging mode. This helps to connect your Android phone with the PC. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging.

2. Your phone battery should be 80-85% charged. If your phone goes off suddenly because of battery, during flashing ROMs or installing mods and updates — your phone might go dead permanently. See here: How to Check Battery Percentage.

3. Backup all your important data that you might need as soon as your flash a new ROM, or make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below on how to backup data:

Data can also be backed up using Samsung KIES for their devices, but if you backup data manually, you get more options what top choose from and it is very easy to move data across Android devices from different manufacturers, i.e moving Samsung Galaxy Note backup data to HTC One X.

4. Your phone should be factory unlocked. Additional instructions for locked Android devices will be added in the tutorial for unlocking devices.

Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial on the next page and unroot Galaxy W I8150 on Android 2.3.6 firmware. Don’t worry, it’s easy!

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Haris Nadeem

He lives on everything Android; has countless devices, apps and games to play with everyday. Currently serving as the Chief Editor at Team Android.

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