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    Default Will updating to 4.2 cause me to lose root?

    Been trying to look around but cant find an answer. I'm on 4.1.2 rooted ob my nexus 7 will doing thw OTA from google erase my root?

    Sent from my Rooted Galaxy S3
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    Default Re: Will updating to 4.2 cause me to lose root?

    Root will still be there - the OS won't get by w/o it.

    It will whack your access to root though. At least until you jump through the hoops again.
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    Default Re: Will updating to 4.2 cause me to lose root?

    What do I do to get root back?

    Sent from my Rooted Galaxy S3
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    Default Re: Will updating to 4.2 cause me to lose root?

    Quote Originally Posted by ExTheGod View Post
    What do I do to get root back?

    Sent from my Rooted Galaxy S3
    Root the same way you did before.

    Or

    Install first, use it to backup your root access and to restore it after the OTA.
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    Default Re: Will updating to 4.2 cause me to lose root?

    Quote Originally Posted by 2defmouze View Post
    Root the same way you did before.

    Or

    Install first, use it to backup your root access and to restore it after the OTA.
    Ah okay. Didn't know if I had to do anything different


    Sent from my Rooted Galaxy S3

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