How to Root Micromax A116 Canvas HD V3 without PC

A tutorial to root Micromax A116 Canvas HD and install CWM or TWRP recovery. you can install custom Rom and App by CWM recovery.

Hi, This is a guide of root Micromax A116 Canvas HD and install CWM or TWRP recovery by easiest method. After Root enjoy your Micromax A116 without any restrictions. Micromax A116 is outstanding phone with superb performance. You must be root Micromax A116 Canvas HD, because root allows for you to use a maximum of your phone without any restrictions. After root you will install custom apps, custom Rom and custom setting in your phone. We already discuss on Root Advantage and Disadvantage by earlier post. So here we go to “Root Micromax A116 Canvas HD”.
Preparations of Root:
1. Take a backup of your phone.
2. Your phone battery should charge 80% minimum.

Must read: TWRP andCWM Recovery for Micromax A116 Canvas HD

Follow these Steps to Root Micromax A116 Canvas HD:

Step 1: Download Framaroot app click here.

Step 2: Copy Framaroot app in your phone internal storage or external SD card.

Step 3: Go to setting >>> tap on security >>> tick on unknown sources box (After install un-tick this option don’t forget it).

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Step 4: Install Framaroot App on your phone. Tap on App >>> Tap on verify and install >>> Tap on Just once >>> Install.


Step 5: Open the Framaroot App and Select “Install Super Su”


Step 6: Click on “Boromir/Gandalf”

Step 7: Now Reboot your Mobile. That’s all

After this root process you will find SU app in your application menu. You can manage your rooted phone by Su app. Su app work as like firewall, So you should be careful in giving permission to the any app by Su app. If you want to check your Mobile rooted or not try this app Root checker

Must read: How to secure your Android Device with 9 tips

How to unroot Micromax A116 Canvas HD:

It is must for you to know how to unroot your phone. When you feel that you don’t want rooted phone then you can easily un-install root app and unroot your phone. Here is simple steps to unroot your device. You can also see unroot process in this image.

Open Su App >>> Setting >>> Full Unroot that’s all


This is simple and easy root process for your device. I can try to make it easy and make all steps clear to understand and try to make image all step for you. If your feel any problem then please comment us. I try to best resolve your problem.Must read: How to secure your Android Device with 9 tips

How to install CWM or TWRP recovery on Micromax A116 Canvas HD:

Step 1: First root your phone.

Step 2: Download CWM Recovery.img or TWRP recovery

Step 3: Copy CWM recovery file on your SD Card and file must be recovery.img. If it has different name then rename it.

Step 4: Download and install MobileUncle Tools app on your Phone.

Step 5: Tap on the Mobile Uncle Tools app >>> After then you will get a popup tab for Permission >>> Tap on the Grant for SU app permission >>> Now Tap on the Recovery Update option.


Step 6:  Now Tap on the Apply option. After then you will get two option reboot your Device or go to recovery mode. Choose as your requirement.

Note : First tack backup of your phone then do as you want….

Most Recent update of Micromax Canvas HD A116:

New update Stock Rom V5 of Micromax A116 HD
New update Stock Rom V4 of Micromax A116 HD
New update Stock Rom V3 of Micromax A116 HD
New update Stock Rom V2 of Micromax A116 HD

Thanks and Credits: Alephzain Developer of Framaroot App.


  1. i rooted my Canvas HD. by mistake i deleted launcher.apk using root explorer..
    also i am unable to apply any wallpaper ..
    plz help

  2. Can I successfully roboot my phone from CWM recovery after flashing it using Mobile Uncle Tools on MMX Rom rooted using framaroot?
    If there is any possibility of bootloop or such things.
    I have also taken backup of my stock ROM recovery using FLASHIFY app. Is it possible to flash that backup over CWM recovery taken from here and hence the stock recovery will be replaced and the phone will reboot as normal.
    Hoping for an early reply.

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