How to Unroot Kindle Fire [Guide]
Now that you have rooted the Kindle Fire, you may want to know how to unroot it? Unrooting is not as simple as that of rooting as it involves keying in command lines. Nevertheless, we will make it easier for you with the step-by-step instructions.
Disclaimer: Proceed with your own risk. Android Total is not responsible if your device gets damaged or bricked during the process.
1. Download ADB Zip package and extract it.
2. Launch Command Prompt on your computer and navigate to the extracted folder.
3. On your Kindle Fire, enable “USB Debugging” and “Unknown Sources” by going to “Settings” > “Applications” > “Development”.
4. Connect the Kindle Fire to the computer via USB cable.
5. All you need to do now is launch ADB by keying in following command:
- On Windows: adb shell
- On Linux: ./adb-linux shell
- On Mac OS : ./adb-mac shell
6. Once the ADB shell is opened, type the following commands one at a time.
mount -o rw,remount -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock3 /system
That’s it. Your Kindle Fire will now reboot. After booting is complete, you can check to see that it is unrooted. Visit the XDA thread for more information.