Superuser

Superuser


Grant and manage Superuser rights for your phone.

Troubleshooting

Issues installing or upgrading from another Superuser or SuperSU? Try the recovery zip installation linked below.

Apps being denied? Disable the "Declared Permission" setting, and delete the "Deny" policies.

This app requires that you already have root, or a custom recovery image to work.

Apps not being remembered? Start the superuser app to make sure the su binary is up to date.

Features
* Multiuser support
* OPEN SOURCE (https://github.com/koush/Superuser)
* Pin protection
* Manifest permission support
* Per app configuration
* FREE
* Request timeout
* Logging
* Notifications
* Proper Tablet UX


Why another Superuser?

* Superuser should be open source. It's the gateway to root on your device. It must be open for independent security analysis. Obscurity (closed source) is not security.
* Superuser should be NDK buildable. No internal Android references.
* Superuser should also be AOSP buildable for those that want to embed it in their ROM.
* Superuser should also be AOSP embeddable, meaning a ROM can easily embed it into their Settings app.
* Maintenance and updates on both the market and source repositories should be timely.
* If something goes wrong, I can fix it.
* Handle multiuser (4.2+) properly
* Handle concurrent su requests properly


Manual installation with the recovery zip:
Recommended if you are having installation issues or are not rooted
http://download.clockworkmod.com/superuser/superuser.zip


APK download:
http://download.clockworkmod.com/apks/Superuser.apk

Recent changes:
Fix Samsung KNOX issues.
Fix adb bugreport toast spam
Several vulnerability fixes: CVE-2013-6768, CVE-2013-6769, CVE-2013-6770
Support for Android 4.3
Security Fix, see here for disclosure: http://bit.ly/Z1WdOQ
Added translations
X86 installation fixes
Fix crashes on Note 2 (caused by dumpstate)
Fix gingerbread crash
Dark theme is now a setting
When su is called, notify user if su is out of date.
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Free
86
4.3
User ratings
22651
Installs
1,000,000+
Concerns
0
File size
2875 kb
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About Superuser
Grant and manage Superuser rights for your phone.

Troubleshooting

Issues installing or upgrading from another Superuser or SuperSU? Try the recovery zip installation linked below.

Apps being denied? Disable the "Declared Permission" setting, and delete the "Deny" policies.

This app requires that you already have root, or a custom recovery image to work.

Apps not being remembered? Start the superuser app to make sure the su binary is up to date.

Features
* Multiuser support
* OPEN SOURCE (https://github.com/koush/Superuser)
* Pin protection
* Manifest permission support
* Per app configuration
* FREE
* Request timeout
* Logging
* Notifications
* Proper Tablet UX


Why another Superuser?

* Superuser should be open source. It's the gateway to root on your device. It must be open for independent security analysis. Obscurity (closed source) is not security.
* Superuser should be NDK buildable. No internal Android references.
* Superuser should also be AOSP buildable for those that want to embed it in their ROM.
* Superuser should also be AOSP embeddable, meaning a ROM can easily embed it into their Settings app.
* Maintenance and updates on both the market and source repositories should be timely.
* If something goes wrong, I can fix it.
* Handle multiuser (4.2+) properly
* Handle concurrent su requests properly


Manual installation with the recovery zip:
Recommended if you are having installation issues or are not rooted
http://download.clockworkmod.com/superuser/superuser.zip


APK download:
http://download.clockworkmod.com/apks/Superuser.apk

Recent changes:
Fix Samsung KNOX issues.
Fix adb bugreport toast spam
Several vulnerability fixes: CVE-2013-6768, CVE-2013-6769, CVE-2013-6770
Support for Android 4.3
Security Fix, see here for disclosure: http://bit.ly/Z1WdOQ
Added translations
X86 installation fixes
Fix crashes on Note 2 (caused by dumpstate)
Fix gingerbread crash
Dark theme is now a setting
When su is called, notify user if su is out of date.

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User reviews of Superuser
Jul 20, 2013
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Thursday 12:23 AM
دا رهذزب
A Google User
Wednesday 11:54 PM
Good Good
A Google User
Tuesday 6:03 PM
Great tool for roots Better tjat chainfire...this one lets disable knox
A Google User
Tuesday 3:59 PM
Awesome App Love this app. It works perfectly, never given me any problems. Just as good, or possibly better than SuperSU. And it's always good to have alternative apps to choose from.
A Google User
Tuesday 2:16 PM
Galaxy s3 4.4 VZW I gave 2 stars because I love clockworkmod!!! I was using SuperSU, but I wanted to switch to your Superuser because, well, it's clockworkmod! But, even using the recovery method, I DO have root access. But I get no prompt to allow root access. In ES file explorer I am told that I don't have root when trying to use the built in root explorer, but when I go into the system folder, I can see everything, so I know I have root, but it isn't set up properly. when I use terminal emulator it won't give root at all