Easiest Guide to Root Micromax Canvas Magnus A117

on Friday, 1 November 2013
The recently launched Micromax A117 Canvas magnus is getting popular in India. What’s interesting is the fact the this device is an upgraded version of the Micromax A116 Canvas HD. If you’re confused about whether you should buy this smartphone or not then I would recommend you to check out the Micromax A117 review before making your decision.

Easiest Guide to Root Micromax Canvas Magnus A117

Let’s take a quick look at some of the highlighted specifications of the Micromax A117 before diving into the rooting guide.

The Micromax A117 offers beautiful 5 inch display along with the 1280x720pixels resolution. The 1.5 GHz quad core processor and Power VR SGX 544 GPU simply offers excellent performance. You can’t really get more at the price point. The 12 megapixel camera at the back has been improved to produce the better picture quality.


  • Rooting voids manufacturer's warranty. As a result, when you un-root Micromax A117, you might not get the warranty back.
  • It's suggested that which your phone should have enough battery juice left inside of it before rooting. In addition this, I strongly propose you to charge your phone 80% or higher.
  • You’ll need to enable the USB debugging. For that, please go into the settings and developer options.
  • I should not be held responsible for any kind of damage to your phone.
  • Please take the full backup of all your files, documents and data that is present in the internal memory.


Micromax A117 Rooting Tool
Micromax Drivers

How to Root Micromax Canvas Magnus A117

  • Please find the respective required files from the download section above.
  • You’re advised to download and extract the contents of Micromax A117 rootng tool. Also, please install the Micromax drivers.
  • Now, connect your Micromax phone to the computer using data cable and open the extracted folder.
  • There, you’ll see a file named “RunMe.bat”.
  • Please double click on this file to start executing.
  • You’ll have a new black command prompt window in front of you.
  • There you’ll see two options. Please select “1.Normal” and hit enter.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions and you’ll have your Micromax A117 rooted within few minutes.

If there are any problems are queries, please put them in the comments section below. Happy rooting.  


  1. Hello,

    My brother owns a micromax canvas and he already rooted his mobile using some other method i guess. The tutorial is really helpful and informative too.