How to install Magisk to root Android devices

How to install Magisk to root Android devices: Alright, so it looks like that you are someone who is using an Android Device. Well, great! Android is one of the best operating System for Smartphones and there is no denying this fact. Anyways, it looks like that you are someone who is not just another ordiniary user who does the regular stuff on your device. You all are smart and want to personalize and customize your device according to your needs and preferences.

How to install Magisk to root Android devices
How to install Magisk to root Android devices

Anyways, a lot of users requested that they are not able to install Magisk on their Android Device. Well, if you ask us, we will say that installing Magisk Manager on your Android Device is not something to worry about. All you need to make sure is that you have the prerequiistes and follow the instructions carefully. Today, in this post, we would be covering on How to install Magisk to root Android devices. So without any further we do, let’s jump right into it. Should we?

How to install Magisk to root Android devices 

Now, before we get to How to install Magisk to root Android devices, let us first take a look at the pre-requisites which we need. Should we?

PreRequiisites:

  • Make sure that you have at least 60% charge left on your Android Device.
  • You should have ADB and Fastboot Drivers installed on your Android Device.
  • Make sure that you have installed TWRP Recovery on your Android Device (For First Method).
  • You should have the boot image of your Device’s firmware. (For Second Method).

Once you have the above prerequisites, you are all set to install Magisk Manager on your Android Device. So let us now take a look at the Steps which you need to follow in order to install Magisk to root Android device.

Steps to install Magisk to root Android device 

Here are 2 methods which you can use in order to install Magisk on your Android Device. With that being said, let us now take a look at our first method:

Method 1: Using TWRP Recovery 

Now, if you are someone who has a TWRP Custom Recovery installed on your Android Device, then you need to follow these steps carefully:

  • First of all, you need to download the latest version of the Magisk on your Android Device.
  • Now, you need to boot your Android Device into the Recovery Mode. You can do so by pressing the Power + Volume Down keys at the same time for a few seconds.
Install Magisk Root
Install and choose magisk zip
  • Here, you need to tap on the Install button.
  • Now, select the Magisk.zip file which you downloaded earlier.
  • Once done, swipe the button the right in order to confirm the flash.
Flash Magisk Manager
Confirm the Flash
  • Wait for the flashing process to get completed.
  • Once done, tap on the Reboot System button to restart your Android Device.
  • That’s it! You have successfully installed the Magisk and have rooted your Android Device.

Don’t have TWRP Recovery installed? Well, no issues you can still root your Android Device with magisk. So let us take a look at our next method to install Magisk on Android Device.

Method 2: By Patching Stock Boot Image

Now, in order to install Magisk on your Android Device to root it using this method, you need to follow these steps carefully:

  • First of all, you need to download the latest version of the Magisk on your Android Device.
  • Now, place the boot image for your Android Device in the internal storage of your Android Device.
  • Once done, go to the File Manager and install the Magisk.apk file on your Android Device which you downloaded earlier.
  • Now, open the Magisk manager app on your Android Device.
  • Here, tap on the Install button.
  • Choose the Install option on the next screen.
  • Now, select the Patch Boot Image File option.
  • Navigate to the folder which contain the boot image of your Android Device.
  • Now, let the Magisk Manager do the job for you.
  • Once done, connect your Android Device to your Windows PC.
  • Now copy the patched_boot.img from /sdcard/MagiskManager/ to C:\adb on your Windows PC.
  • Once done, open a Command Prompt Window in the ADB Folder by holding down the Shift Key while pressing Right-click and choose Open Command Window here.
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Open Command Prompt Window
  • Now, boot your Android Device to the bootloader/ Fastboot mode.
  • Once done, type in the following command in order to root your Android Device with Magisk.
fastboot flash boot patched_boot.img
  • Once done, type in the following command on your PC to restart your Android Device.
fastboot reboot
  • That’s it! You have successfully installed the Magisk and have rooted your Android Device.

So that’s it guys, this was our take on How to install Magisk to root Android devices. We hope that you found this post useful. Just in case, if you still have some queries, then feel free to leave them in the comments section down below.

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