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Root XXS1DPG1 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Galaxy Note Edge N915F Official Firmware

How to Root Note Edge N915F with CF-Auto-Root Package on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

We have put together a detailed step-by-step instructions guide on how to root Note Edge N915F with CF-Auto-Root. Please read every line carefully below. We suggest that you should read the tutorial once before actually performing it on your phone.

To Remember:

  • This root method tutorial is only for Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915F. Please do not try on any other Galaxy Note Edge LTE variants.
  • Make sure you backup all your data in your phone before proceeding as a precaution.
  • Your Note Edge should be on an official firmware by Samsung, not a custom ROM.
  • Your phone should be on XXS1DPG1 Android 6.0.1 firmware.

If you have fulfilled all the requirements above, then proceed to the actual tutorial.

NOTE: CF-Auto-Root isn’t compatible with this build as our loyal readers have indicated. Once the new package is uploaded, we will test it and update this article further accordingly. Sorry for the inconvenience. If stuck in bootloop, please use the how-to update article.

Complete Step-By-Step Instructions:

Step 1 – Download CF-Auto-Root Android 6.0.1 Package for Samsung Note Edge to your computer and extract the zip file.

Step 2 – Download ODIN v3.09 which will help you to root Android 6.0.1 on Samsung Galaxy Note Edge N915F.

Step 3 – Switch OFF your phone. Now go to Download Mode. How? Press and hold the Volume Down + Home buttons together, and then press the Power button till you see the construction Android robot and a triangle. Press Power again to confirm to enter into Download Mode. Read here: How to Enter Download Mode on Samsung Note Edge.

Step 4 – Make sure you have your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge USB drivers installed on your computer.

Step 5 – Open ODIN on your computer. Connect your phone to your computer while your phone is in the Download Mode.

Step 6 – If your phone is connected successfully, one of the ID:COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number. This step might take some time.

Step 7 – Now select the file that you have to flash/install on your phone. This file will be found from the extracted file in Step 1.

  • Click on ‘AP’ and select the file

Step 8 – In ODIN, check the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options, if not already.

Step 9 – Now click on the Start button in ODIN. Installation process will start and would take a few minutes to complete.

Step 10 – After the installation is completed, your phone will reboot into Recovery Mode automatically and install the root package / files. Your ID:COM box will also turn green.

Step 11 – After you see the home screen, unplug your phone from the computer.

NOTE: Sometimes the device does NOT boot into Recovery Mode automatically (as given in Step 10) and root your device. If that happens, do the entire procedure again.

OPTIONAL: Still not rooted? Once again perform the entire tutorial, but make sure in ODIN, the “Auto Reboot” option is NOT checked. Then after installation (Step 10), do the following:

Step 11 – Pull out the battery to turn OFF the phone forcefully.

Step 12 – Now boot (turn ON your phone) with Volume Up + Home + Power buttons to go directly into Recovery Mode manually. This will start the install process of rooting your phone.

That’s it. Your Galaxy Note Edge has now been rooted on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with CF-Auto-Root package. Check for the SuperSU app in your apps list to verify.

To make sure you have correctly installed the above root method and it’s working, verify with Root Checker as given in the link.

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Taimur Akmal

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1 Comment

  • Hi, i am on SM N915F 6.0.1 N915FXXU1DPC7. I tried all the rooting methods listed above and i got fail in the middle. can u help me root my Note Edge?

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