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Install TWRP Custom Recovery and Root Galaxy J7 Prime with Magisk

Now you can easily root Galaxy J7 Prime. Today we’ll guide you that how to install TWRP custom recovery on Galaxy J7 Prime and root it. Samsung announced Galaxy J7 Prime in 2016 with better hardware and amazing design. So if you are the owner of this amazing smartphone and wish to get the full access of your smartphone, then rooting after installing the TWRP custom recovery is a way through that you can customize your device. By following our given below step by step guide, you can root Galaxy J7 Prime after installing TWRP custom recovery.

The TeamWin Recovery Project (TWRP) is an open-source custom recovery for Android devices and it is fully touch-based custom recovery. Basically, the TWRP is a bridge between the user and the device as well as the third-party software. There are many advantages of installing the TWRP custom recovery such as flash custom ROMs, recoveries, root your device, install third-party software, Xposed Modules, create Nandroid backups and much more. First, you need to unlock bootloader and then you will be able to install TWRP custom recovery and root Galaxy J7 Prime.

Nowadays rooting is not a big task. Rooting is a way through that you can break all the restrictions. Also, rooting allows you to use your phone without any restrictions and full potential. Rooting will enhance the speed of your phone and also increases battery life. Rooting enables you to get the full access over the internal filesystem on your device. You can root your device with the help of Magisk. Magisk is one of the most popular tools which is used to root Android devices.

Keep in mind, while rooting and installing the TWRP recovery for Galaxy J7 Prime, your entire data will be wiped clean. So take the full backup of your device’s before proceeding. If you wish to download and install the official TWRP custom recovery and root Galaxy J7 Prime with Magisk, then go ahead and follow the given steps.

root Galaxy J7 Prime
root Galaxy J7 Prime


This guide containing the root package and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy J7 Prime. Check the model number of your phone if it is Galaxy J7 Prime then go ahead, otherwise not. Do not use these instructions for any other device or incorrect variant.


AndroidBlog will not responsible for any damage occurred to your Galaxy J7 Prime during or after the rooting process. Proceed at your risk.


  • It is highly recommended to make a proper backup of your contacts, messages, photos, videos and other valuable data on your phone.
  • Make sure that your Galaxy J7 Prime is on Android 8.0 Oreo firmware.
  • The battery level of your phone should be at least up to 70% to avoid unexpected shutdowns while rooting.
  • Enable USB Debugging on your phone by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
  • Download and install Samsung USB Drivers on your PC.

Required Files:

Steps to Install TWRP Recovery on Galaxy J7 Prime:

Step 1:- First, install TWRP Recovery and Odin tool on your PC from the above given link.

Step 2:- Extract the download Odin tool and run ODIN v3.11.1 exe file as an Administrator.

Step 3:- Now Reboot your phone into Download Mode. To do so, first power OFF your phone, then press and hold Home + Power + Volume Down buttons Until you see a download mode.

Step 4:- Now connect your Galaxy J7 to PC using its USB data cable.

Step 5:- Once the USB cable is connected, a blue sign in Odin will appear (also make sure the COM : xx (xx is usb port number it can be any number so don’t worry about it, just verify COM is lit up)

Step 6:- Browse and locate the TWRP Recovery .tar file that you have already downloaded from above by clicking AP/PDA button and load it in Odin.

Step 7:- Next, make sure that the re-partition option is NOT ticked. Also, Uncheck the Auto Reboot if you installing for the first time.

Step 8:- Click the start button, sit back and wait few seconds until you see a message pass. Once you see PASS, reboot your Galaxy J7 Prime into recovery by holding  POWER + HOME + VOLUME UP.

Done! You have installed TWRP Recovery on your phone.

How To Root Galaxy J7 Prime with Magisk:

Follow the given link on how to install Magisk on Galaxy J7 Prime and then root it.

Install Magisk on your Android Device

Let us know in the comments area below if you have any issues or questions regarding above guide.


Bhatti Junaid

He continuously writes tech articles and development code. Also, appreciates excellent food, exceptional coffee and great company. He has written 266 guides and other posts.

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