Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A71

Are you looking to unlock the full potential of your Samsung Galaxy A71? Installing TWRP recovery on your device can help you do just that. TWRP (TeamWin Recovery Project) is a custom recovery that allows you to flash custom ROMs, kernels, and mods on your device. In this article, we will guide you through the process of installing TWRP recovery on your Samsung Galaxy A71, step by step.

Before we dive in, it’s important to understand that the installation process comes with risks and can void your device’s warranty. This means that if something goes wrong during the process, you may not be able to get your device repaired under warranty. Therefore, it’s essential to follow the instructions carefully and back up your data before proceeding. It’s also worth noting that installing a custom recovery can potentially brick your device if the process is not done correctly. With that in mind, let’s get started and walk you through the process of installing TWRP recovery on your Samsung Galaxy A71.

Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A71
Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A71

Preparing Your Samsung Galaxy A71 for TWRP Installation

In this section, we will be preparing your Samsung Galaxy A71 for TWRP installation. This includes unlocking the bootloader and enabling developer options. These steps are crucial before installing TWRP recovery on your device, as they allow you to modify the device’s software. Make sure to follow these steps carefully, as they are important for a successful TWRP installation.

Should this Remember

  • Remove all accounts (Google, Samsung) from your device before proceeding.
  • Take a full backup of your Android device.
  • You will need a PC to perform the Odin process.
  • Make sure your phone is fully charged.
  • Have the original USB cable for your Samsung Galaxy A71 on hand.

Unlock the Bootloader on Samsung Galaxy A71

Before you can install a custom recovery like TWRP on your Samsung Galaxy A71, you need to unlock the device’s bootloader. The bootloader is a low-level piece of software that boots up the operating system on your device. By unlocking the bootloader, you’re essentially telling the device to allow the installation of custom software. This process can seem a bit intimidating, but it’s actually quite straightforward if you follow the steps correctly. In this guide, we’ll be taking you through the process of unlocking the bootloader on your Samsung Galaxy A71, so you can install a custom recovery and start exploring the custom recoveries.

Enable the Developer Options on Samsung Galaxy A71

  • First go to “Settings” on your Samsung Galaxy A71
  • Scroll bottom of the screen and select “About phone”.
  • Then select “Software information”.
  • Enter your phone’s lock screen Password if prompted.
  • Next you will now see the “Developer mode has been enabled!” toast message on the screen.
Enabling developer options
Enabling developer options

Enable the OEM unlocking option on Samsung Galaxy A71

  • Again, next Settings → Developer options → toggle ON the OEM unlocking option.
Enable the OEM Unlocking
Enable the OEM Unlocking

Unlock the Bootloader

  • Power off your phone and, keep pressing the “Volume Down”, “Volume Up” buttons simultaneously and connect phone to pc using data cable, you see the “Warning” screen.
  • Keep press more than 7 second to “Volume Up” button to unlock bootloader option.
  • You will be prompted to confirm whether you want to unlock the bootloader, use the volume buttons to navigate to ‘Yes’ and press the power button to confirm.

In this section, we will successfully unlock the bootloader of your Samsung Galaxy A71. This is a necessary step before installing TWRP recovery on your device. Once the bootloader is unlocked, your phone will be ready for TWRP installation, and you will be able to modify the device’s software.

Accessing Download Mode on Samsung Galaxy A71

In this section, we will be showing you how to access download mode on your Samsung Galaxy A71. This mode is necessary for flashing firmware and installing TWRP recovery on your device. It allows the device to communicate with Odin, the software used to flash firmware on Samsung devices. Make sure to follow the steps carefully and your device will be in download mode ready to proceed with the next step.

  • Switch off your device.
  • Press and hold the Volume Down and Volume Up buttons simultaneously and connect your phone to your PC using the data cable.
  • When you see the “Warning” screen, press the Volume Up button to enter download mode.
Samsung Download Mode
Samsung Download Mode

By following these steps, you will successfully enter download mode on your Samsung Galaxy A71.

Required Files for TWRP Installation

In this section, we will be providing you with the necessary files to install TWRP recovery on your Samsung Galaxy A71. These files include TWRP, Disable Dm Verity Force Encrypt, and vbmeta. Make sure to download these files and have them ready before proceeding with the TWRP installation process. These files are essential for a successful TWRP installation and unlocking the full potential of your device.

Download Recovery: crDroid / LineageOS [TWRP currently not available!]
Download: vbmeta
Download: Disable DM Verity Forece Encrypt

Installing TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A71

In this section, we will be proceeding with the actual installation of TWRP recovery on your Samsung Galaxy A71. Your device is now in download mode and ready to be flashed with the TWRP recovery image. Make sure to follow the instructions carefully and your device will have the TWRP recovery installed in no time.

  • Open the Odin tool on your PC.
  • Select the vbmeta.tar file and load it as AP in Odin and flash it. After it’s done, reboot your phone to download mode.
  • Next, flash the TWRP.tar file as AP via Odin. After the flashing is successful, immediately reboot to recovery mode by pressing the Volume Up and Power key buttons simultaneously until you see the “Boot Warning” screen then press power key to enter TWRP recovery mode.
  • Flash the Disable Dm Verity Force Encrypt.
  • Go to Wipe > Format data.
  • Reboot to System or flash any additional modifications you desire.
Installation TWRP Recovery via Odin
Installation TWRP Recovery via Odin

By following these steps, you will successfully install TWRP recovery on your Samsung Galaxy A71.

How to Root Samsung Galaxy A71

In this final section, we will be showing you “How to Root Samsung Galaxy A71 using Magisk” using the TWRP recovery that you have just installed. Rooting your device allows you to gain full control over your device and unlock its full potential. For detailed step-by-step instructions on how to root your Samsung Galaxy A71, you can follow this link to our guide:

Read this: How to Root Samsung Galaxy A71 using Magisk

Make sure to follow the instructions carefully to avoid any issues and enjoy the benefits of a rooted Samsung Galaxy A71.

Check this also: How to Install GSI ROM on Samsung Galaxy A71

Conclusion

In conclusion, we showed you how to install TWRP recovery on your Samsung Galaxy A71. We provided step-by-step instructions on how to prepare your device, enter download mode, and install TWRP recovery. We also supplied the necessary files and linked to additional resources to help you fully unlock your device’s potential. Please make sure to read and follow the instructions carefully. If you have any questions, feel free to ask in the comment section below. With TWRP recovery now installed on your Samsung Galaxy A71, you can proceed to root your device and enjoy all the benefits that come with it.

3 thoughts on “Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A71”

    1. Hi Javad,

      Hi there! It seems that official TWRP support for the Samsung Galaxy A71 is currently unavailable. However, I’ve updated the article and included links for crDroid and LineageOS recovery. These recoveries are official and offer the capability to easily flash Magisk or custom ROMs using ADB sideload from your PC. Feel free to explore these alternatives for your Samsung Galaxy A71.

      If you have any further questions or need assistance, please don’t hesitate to reach out.

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