mic_888 · Jan 29, 2011 at 12:00 pm

Root Checker Application

If you want to check if you have root (superuser) access on your Android device, try out XDA forum member joeykrim‘s Root Checker application.

The app provides Android users with a simple method to check for root access on their phones, and will also provide a simple notification as to whether or not Busybox has been installed properly. There are two simple buttons in the app, clearly marked with their functions. All you have to do is click one or the other depending on what you want to check.

Please note that this application does NOT provide root access.

Root Checker is available to download free in the Market. For more information, head on over to the application thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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