Rooting is definitely one of the tasks that Android users will want to use. It is only natural that you, as an Android user, will want to have the said task done since this is what allows you to have root access on your Android smart phone. The good thing about doing the rooting successfully is that you will now have privileged access to those apps and features that your carrier or manufacturer has originally restricted you to. That's why you would like to root your LG Optimus L9.
A lot of people might be afraid of rooting their device, though. After all, it seems to be quite an intimidating procedure. However, there is actually nothing to be afraid of. There are numerous rooting apps that can be used for the said task. These rooting apps are even promoting one-click rooting, a feature which will only require the user to click one single button to proceed with the actual rooting task. It could help us root LG P769 in one click freely.
Here are the step by step instructions on how you can use Wondershare TunesGo to successfully root your LG Optimus L9 Android device.
1: Download Wondershare TunesGo to your PC via the official website. And then install it to your PC or Mac.
2: Enable the USB debugging mode on the LG Optimus L9. To do so, you simply have to tap on Menu, then Settings, scroll to and then tap on Developer Options, and then tap the USB Debugging to enable the feature.
3: Connect the LG-P769 into the computer through the USB cable. The rooting app will start the procedure for reading the LG-P769 so you have to wait for a bit. Once the device is recognized, it will show on the primary window of the app. Click Toolbox tab and find the One-click Root button to start the rooting process.
Note: Never disconnect the LG-P769 from the computer before the rooting process completes. Otherwise, it might damage the phone.
4: Please wait while TunesGo is getting root access. Be patient, because it can take a while. Click OK when it root LG Optimus L9 successfully.
You can also try another option to root the LG P-769. In this option, you have to enable the USB debugging as well as download some files.
Here are some of the files that you have to download:
Here are the steps that you have to follow for the rooting of the device:
1: Connect the LG P769 to the computer. You should wait for the PC to recognize the Android device. If you are prompted to choose the connection type, choose “USB LG Mode”.
2: Go to the website where you can download the text file RunMe_L9.txt.
3: Save the downloaded file to your desktop.
4: Go to the second link stated above where you can download the Root_with_Restore_by_Bin4ry_v36 and click on the link to download the file.
5: Save the file to the desktop as well.
6: Go to the desktop, double click the “Root Package” archive, and then extract the files. Do not run them just yet.
7: Rename the RunMe_L9.txt on your computer as RunMe_L9.bat.
8: Right-click on the renamed RunMe_L9.bat file. Select Run as Administrator. The Android device will start rooting as soon as you do so. It will take several minutes before the rooting process completes. Never press any button on the device while the rooting takes place.
9: Once the rooting process is finished, you will notice that the screen on your LG Optimus L9 will show some text. You have to select Restore My Data when you are prompted to do so. To make the selection, you have to use the Volume Up or Volume Down button to navigate. The computer will reboot after that.
10: Disconnect the Android smart phone from the computer.
11: On your Android device, from the home screen, you have to tap Menu. Navigate around until you find Play Store and tap on it.
12: Search and download the apps Busybox and Superuser. These are the apps that will give you the ability to customize the rooted LG P769 device.
13: Once the files are downloaded, make sure that they are properly installed. After that, reboot the Android device. After it powers up, it will either ask you for superuser access permission or you might have to launch the Superuser app first for that.
Of course, there is a much simple method that can be used when you plan to root the LG Optimus L9 – P769. In this method, the installed file might not be easy to understand as it is in Chinese language but there is no need to worry. That can be changed later on.
You first have to download the file from http://goo.gl/U6Jwaf and install the software into your computer before you can proceed. Here are the next steps that you have to follow through:
1: Once you have installed and run the software, you will see a green button in the interface. Click on that button.
2: Connect the phone to the computer. The software will recognize the Lg Optimus L9. After that, a button will have a readable text amid all the Chinese characters that say ROOT. Click on the said button.
3: The phone will be rooted after you have clicked on this button. It will take several seconds before the entire process will be completed. Never touch the phone in any way before the rooting process gets completed. After that, the phone will reboot.
4: Once it has completely powered up, go to Google Play and download SuperSU. Install it on your LG Optimus L9. Aside from the SuperSU rooted apps, you may also take advantage of other similar apps such as Root Checker.
5: After installation, you have to run SuperSU. It will ask you to update binaries so you should go ahead and click on the update. There will be a pop-up on the device. It will be in Chinese but you should not be worried about this pop-up. This will just be about asking you to give root permission to any application. Click on the button that is located on the rightmost side. This should be the Allow button.