1. CoolGuy AwesomeGuy's Avatar
    Hi all, I've been contemplating whether or not I should root my brother's Nexus 7 using Wug's Nexus Root Toolkit. I have a few questions about the whole process too.

    1) If I use the Toolkit, then do I still run the risk of hard bricking it? I really can't afford to brick it.

    2) If I do brick it, will restoring it to a factory image even work? I've seen some threads about some users not even being able to power theirs back on, etc.
    03-25-2013 07:56 PM
  2. A-android-B's Avatar
    Why does he want it rooted? I root anything I get my hands on lol but if he needs root for something you might want him involved in the process. What PC are you using? As long as you can use fastboot the device is practically unbrickable.

    ** these are just words **
    03-27-2013 07:23 AM
  3. CoolGuy AwesomeGuy's Avatar
    I actually already went ahead and done it. It's nice to be rooted. I rooted both his and mine.
    03-27-2013 06:11 PM
  4. A-android-B's Avatar
    Nice work

    ** these are just words **
    03-27-2013 10:24 PM

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