How to Root Nexus 7 Wi-Fi/3G running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware

Rooting Google Nexus 7 Running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware If you are Google Nexus 7 users and already already updated your devices Nexus 7 Wi-Fi/3G with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, now you can root you devices by following the tutorial provided below. This Rooting package CF-Auto-Root file is developed and shared by Elite Recognized Developer of XDA Chainfire so if you like it don't forget to thanks him. The CF-Auto-Root file completely supports Android 4.3 Jelly Bean allowing Nexus 7 users to root their devices easily and it is meant to be used in combination with stock firmware. The root package adds SuperSU binary and APK. So Nexus 7 users who wish to root tablets running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean may follow our instructional guide.
How to Root Nexus 7 Wi-Fi/3G running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware
Use this instruction only with Nexus 7 Wi-Fi/3G running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.  Rooting will void your device warranty. use at your own risk we will not be held responsible for whatever happens to your device . The purpose of instruction provided here is only for information and education.


  1. Google Nexus 7 Wi-Fi/3G running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware and Nexus 7 should be factory unlocked. (Recommended)
  2. Make backup of all your important data and charge your tablet battery full
  3. Install USB drivers on you computer for Nexus 7.
  4. Enable USB debugging mode on tablet to enable usb debugging mode Press Menu > Settings > Applications Development and check USB Debugging Mode so that you can connect Android device with computer and use Android SDK

Instruction Root Nexus 7 Wi-Fi/3G on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with CF-Auto-Root:
  • Download and install Android SDK from Android Developer site on your computer. 
  • Next download CF-Auto-Root file for the Nexus 7 "CF-Auto-Root for Nexus 7 Wi-Fi" or "CF-Auto-Root for Nexus 7 3G" depending on your model on your computer and extract the downloaded CF-Auto-Root package using extracting tool like winrar,winzip or any that you prefer.
  • Now Switch off Nexus 7 and Boot Nexus tablet into Fastboot Mode by pressing and holding Volume Up, Volume Down and Power buttons
  • When the phone boots in Fastboot Mode Connect Nexus 7 to computer using USB cable. Wait till Windows to complet installing drivers.
  • Now go to the folder where you have extracted CF-Auto-Root files and then run following commands.
For Windows users:
  • Run root-windows.bat
For Linux users:
  • chmod +x
  • Run
For Mac OS X users:
  • chmod +x
  • Run
  • Now follow the on-screen instructions to root your tablet. Once rooting process is completed successfully, tablet will boot into normal mode. 
Congratulation! Now you have learned how to Root Nexus 7 Wi-Fi/3G running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware and you have achieved superusers right on your phone.

Source: XDA 
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