How to Unroot the Samsung Galaxy S 4G (SGH-T959V)

If you have rooted your Samsung Galaxy S 4G using our guide and need to bring it back to its original state for any reason, unrooting is the first place to start unless you have gone a step further got a custom recovery and ROM.  This guide below will help just unroot the device, but if you have a custom ROM or a custom recovery installed, flashing stock firmware is the preferred way to go.

I.  Necessary Downloads

SuperOneClickv2.3.3-ShortFuse.zip

II.  Unrooting the Galaxy S 4G

1.  Extract SuperOneClickv2.3.3-ShortFuse.zip you downloaded above to a folder on your desktop.

2.  Enable USB Debugging on your device.  Go to Settings > Application > Development and then check the USB Debugging tickbox to do this.

3.  Connect your device to your PC.

4.  Double-click SuperOneClick.exe from the extracted folder.

5. Click on Donate Later.

6.  Click on Unroot.

Your Galaxy S 4G should be unrooted once SOC has finished it’s work!

If this procedure helped you please thank/donate to the original developers here.

If you need help with this procedure, please ask in the comments below or in the forum.

This is part of our Android How To’s. We have how to’s on rooting, loading ROMs, and tons of other tips and tricks for your specific device or for Android devices in general! For all of our Android How To’s, head here.

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