Basic Guide for the Jailbreak Kindle Fire
Just like any other tablet device out there, Amazon’s Kindle Fire can also be rooted for upgraded and much improved performance
While some consider rooting as a hacking procedure, more and more users are beginning to realize the value of it. For this article, we will be tackling about the basic procedure of what geeks usually call as jailbreak Kindle fire. Jailbreak is a term popularized by the first generation iPhone from Apple. It stemmed out of the need of users of another gateway or channel for unlimited customization of their device.
For the purpose of this discussion, we’ll be focusing on jailbreak Kindle Fire version 6.2.2. This is actually a thorough guide to proper rooting for the Android operating system. Before going through each step, there’s a necessity of reading the entire article more than once because even trying to start the process.
For the needs, make sure you obtain the following stuff:
• Amazon Kindle Fire device that runs the 6.2.2 version
• Micro USB cable for PC connection
• Kindle Fire Utility
• Windows-based personal computer, preferably running Windows 7
Jailbreak Kindle Fire Step By Step GuideThe very first thing you need to do in order to begin is plug in your device (Kindle Fire) to the computer. After this, you can then proceed onto the next, which in this case is the installation of the Kindle Fire utility program.
Remember that you really cannot start rooting the device if you failed to install the necessary drivers. So go ahead and make sure everything in the Utility is followed and proper drivers are installed. After doing this, you can now double click the run.bat file found in the same Kindle Fire Utility folder that you will be extracting.
After clicking, wait for a couple of seconds or even minutes. Later on, you will see a menu that pops on the screen. And since this tutorial is about jailbreak Kindle Fire, you have to click number 3 and then enter. After just a few seconds, your device will eventually display a message notifying you that root has been enabled. After hitting the exit button, the device will automatically restart.
Now after your device has rebooted, you have to reconnect it again to the PC and then hit any key in order to continue the process.
After which, you will be presented with a “credits” message at the home screen and you simply dismiss this one. After being reconnected to the PC, the Kindle Fire Utility menu will be shown. You will be given options and this time you hit number 6. After which, hit number 2 and enter. As you are able to do this, files are then automatically downloaded but the process may take some time as the download speed depends primarily on internet connection speed.
There will be another prompt that tells you “root enabled.” You don’t have to do anything at this point so you just have to wait. Remember that the installation process will proceed and never interrupt it until there’s the “All Done!” prompt.
After this is all complete, the device will then restart and you can already unplug it from the PC. Finally, your jailbreak Kindle Fire process is successful!