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    Default Soon to root

    I am planning to root my Virgin Mobile Evo pretty soon and was wonsering, for someone who has never owned a Android phone and is still fairly new to it, is it recommended? Also is internet connection required on your PC to root the phone?

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    Yes! I would also unlock the bootloader and get s-off. All easy to do, fairly safe, and has great benefits. See my topic called "major root info for you" then search for guides on these.

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    Well I'm about to start rooting, hope it goes well.
    This is the most up-to-date tutorial right? How to Root/ROM Your HTC Evo V 4g with HTCdev and Fastboot
    Last edited by lEquin0xl; 09-27-2012 at 07:40 AM.
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    So I succesfully rooted and flashes a stock rom, I feel accomplished lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lEquin0xl View Post
    So I succesfully rooted and flashes a stock rom, I feel accomplished lol.

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    Good job!

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    Now I need assistance on what to do next like what ROM to flash (have stock) and what apps to have as a rooted user.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lEquin0xl View Post
    Now I need assistance on what to do next like what ROM to flash (have stock) and what apps to have as a rooted user.

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    I use harmonia, lots of roms to choose from on android forums and vmroms.



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    I looked at the Midnight ROM and says I need s-off. An even scarier thought, don't really want to brick my phone lol.

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    So I'm looking at Harmonia right now and I'm wondering if my HBOOT version matters. It says HBOOT-1.57.0000. Still have S-On since the procedure on getting S-Off looks hard as hell lol.

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