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General Category => Root & Unlock your phone => Support => Nougat (Android 7) => Topic started by: Nodial on April 15, 2017, 07:38:50 PM

Title: How to root & Unlock Note5 SM-N920P on QC5 and above (7.0) for Global GSM
Post by: Nodial on April 15, 2017, 07:38:50 PM
DISCLAMER: Rooting the device will void the phone warranty, by following these steps you accepting it.

NOTE: Before to proceed be aware of the fact that root is not needed if you just would like to SIM unlock the phone as our app now works even on stock rom.

1.) Go to Settings > About device > scroll to bottom and tap "Build number" 8 times, now press back button once and tap developer options.
2.) Enable USB debugging and OEM unlock from developer options (if available as option, else skip this step).
3.) Connect the phone to the PC and copy N920_Nougat_Root_SuperSU_No_kernel_included.zip in your Note5 sdcard root folder:
      Computer\Galaxy Note5\Phone
4.) Power off phone completely.
5.) Hold Home and Volume-(down), keep them pressed and power the phone on.
6.) Press Volume+(up) when prompted to enter "Downloading Mode"
7.) Connect USB and wait for all drivers to finish installing.
8.) Open Odin3 (Run as administrator), then select twrp-3.1.0-0-nobleltespr.img.tar.md5 in "AP" slot, then pust START on Odin3, the file will be flashed.
9.) Power off phone completely.
10.) Hold Home and Volume+(up), keep them pressed and power the phone on, phone will turn on and load recovery menu. (*1)
11.) Once in TWRP recovery, swipe right to allow modifications.
12.) Tap Install then select N920_Nougat_Root_SuperSU_No_kernel_included.zip
13.) Swipe to confirm Flash, phone is now rooted.
14.) Proceed to unlocking Click for Instructions (https://idoneapps.com/instructions.php#unlock_single)

Note (*1):
On some phones Android replace the recovery image with the stock one during the reboot, so follow these steps in such case:
a.)Open Odin and click on Options tab, then deselect Auto Reboot.
b.)Flash TWRP with Odin, the phone won't automatically reboot because you had untick the above flag, so when the percentage reach 100 on phone turn it off by pressing down POWER button and VOLUME DOWN button for 5 seconds.
c.)From phone powered off, push and hold Home, Volume+(up) and power button, phone will load TWRP.

(https://idoneapps.com/files/SM-N920P/1.png)

(https://idoneapps.com/files/SM-N920P/note5_601.png)

*Prerequisites*
Odin3.10.7 for Windows Click to Download (http://www.mediafire.com/download/bt6t18wpynhmpsa/Odin3_v3.10.7.zip)
N920_Nougat_Root_SuperSU (Thanks to dr.ketan of XDA) Click to Download (https://mega.nz/#!m8EwRYwI!t_0gpLZTIM-x_tTJnOdZ1p4IwfxVX80C0hIJjlrXQhQ)
twrp-3.1.0-0-nobleltespr.img.tar.md5 Click to Download (https://mega.nz/#!7kEnkCzY!Nfr9QfUsX50BI6_crxqJB8Q2SejnWYg6jp8RfEH6zhU)
Samsung USB Drivers Click to Download (https://idoneapps.com/files/SAMSUNG_USB_Driver.exe)
Password (if needed)=idoneapps.com
Title: Re: How to root & Unlock Note5 SM-N920P on QC5 and above (7.0) for Global GSM
Post by: gagnier27 on June 15, 2017, 09:30:47 PM
Hello, questions i have a note 5 sprint QC5 version after I rooted, unlock it debrand it, i have it working on tmobile on automatic red mode, everything works perfect but then i got a notification regarding to a new update QE1 what i should do if it is already downloaded??
 
Title: Re: How to root & Unlock Note5 SM-N920P on QC5 and above (7.0) for Global GSM
Post by: Nodial on June 16, 2017, 01:03:13 AM
Don't worry, you can take the update, the unlock will stay.
Title: Re: How to root & Unlock Note5 SM-N920P on QC5 and above (7.0) for Global GSM
Post by: kbdaking1 on September 11, 2017, 01:49:52 PM
I can't get data to activate after unlock
Title: Re: How to root & Unlock Note5 SM-N920P on QC5 and above (7.0) for Global GSM
Post by: Nodial on September 11, 2017, 01:58:20 PM
No data/internet means the APN is not correctly set:
https://idoneapps.com/forum/index.php?topic=23.0