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    This is going to sound really nooby, but when I get my nexus 7, if I unlock the boot loader and root, will I loose official google updates, or is that only if I replace the recovery?

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    Quote Originally Posted by lizards4444 View Post
    This is going to sound really nooby, but when I get my nexus 7, if I unlock the boot loader and root, will I loose official google updates, or is that only if I replace the recovery?

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    It's only if you replace the recovery/alter the system at all. However its a piece of cake to re-flash the stock recovery if you need to anyways.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 2defmouze View Post
    It's only if you replace the recovery/alter the system at all. However its a piece of cake to re-flash the stock recovery if you need to anyways.
    This is truth.

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    Is it possible to be rooted and not have a custom recovery?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Flur View Post
    Is it possible to be rooted and not have a custom recovery?
    yes
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    Quote Originally Posted by Flur View Post
    Is it possible to be rooted and not have a custom recovery?
    Yes. Just fastboot boot recovery instead of fastboot flash.

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