Root Official ICS I9100XXLPQ Android 4.0.3 (Complete Tutorial) Tested

Still Confused on how to root your Galaxy S2 Gt-i9100 to ICS
Here is the Complete Tutorial/Guide Update Galaxy S2 to ICS

If You have installed ICS then here is the Rooting method as promised Earlier...

We hope that you are enjoying the latest released Official Ice cream Sandwich I9100XXLPQ firmware from Samsung. So here come the first demand after that, yes rooting. Many of our readers have requested a tutorial on rooting I9100XXLPQ official ICS firmware. Well we are little late in publishing the same because of the reason that initial release of CF Root was not properly working on ICS. But now thanks to Chainfire, a new working version of CF ROOT has been released for I9100XXLPQ. Read on for details.
**Rooting your device will void the warranty**

Prerequisite :

Samsung USB Drivers, 32 bit (x86) Windows | 64-bit (x64) Windows
ODIN Download
Download Chainfire`s CF root for I9100XXLPQ XDA Forum link & extract to get file. After extracting you will see CF-Root-SGS2_XX_XEO_LPQ-PROPER-v5.4-CWM5.tar.

How to Root XXLPQ Firmware and Install Clockworkmod (CWM) Recovery

1. Switch off your phone. Wait for vibration to confirm complete switch off.

2. Now, put the Galaxy S2 in Download Mode — press and hold these keys together: Volume Down + Home + Power. You’ll see a Warning! screen.. press Volume Up to continue.

3. Open Odin now by double clicking on Odin3 v1.83.exe file you got in step 3.

4. Connect your phone to PC now. You should get the message “Added! !” under Odin’s message box in the bottom left (Check screenshot after step 9). If you don’t get this message, then probably there is a problem with drivers. Make sure you’ve the drivers installed.

5. On Odin, click the PDA tab and select the .tar file you got in step 2 — CF-Root-SGS2_XX_XEO_LPQ-v5.3-CWM5.tar.

6. Important! Do not touch any other button or make any other changes in Odin except selecting the required file in PDA tab as given in step 8. Your Odin’s screen should look like this:

7. Click the Start button on Odin to flash the CF-Root kernel (after double checking the ODIN screen). After flashing is complete, you’ll get a PASS message (with green background). Upon successful flashing, your ODIN screen will look like this:

IMPORTANT : If ODIN gets stuck and doesn’t seem to be doing anything, or you get a FAIL message (with red background) in ODIN, do the following:Disconnect the phone from the PC, close ODIN, remove battery, re-insert it, turn phone on in Download mode again, and do the procedure again from Step 4.

8. After CF-Root is installed, phone will restart automatically. When the Galaxy S2 logo shows up on phone, you can disconnect the cable from phone.

9. Your phone is rooted now. Note that this time around it’s the new SuperSU app — alternative to good old superuser app — is included with the root and clockworkmod recovery. It allows you to give root access to applications and control their access. Also, CWM based recovery has been automatically installed too. Use the CWM app in app drawer to boot into recovery and do ROM backups and restore, installations, and much more.

If you run into any problems while flashing CF-Root, let us know and we’ll try to help you out.

You have successfully rooted and obtained ClockworkMod recovery on XXLPQ Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0 firmware. Let us know your thoughts on it in the comments.

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