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    Default Rooting the Galaxy S4 with out unlocking the bootloader

    Can i root my GS4 running on 4.4.2 with out unlocking the bootloader ? I dont want to loose any of my info so is there a way ?
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    Default Re: Rooting the Galaxy S4 with out unlocking the bootloader

    Quote Originally Posted by Lumia521 View Post
    Can i root my GS4 running on 4.4.2 with out unlocking the bootloader ? I dont want to loose any of my info so is there a way ?
    Which model do you have? The T-Mobile variant for example, has an unlocked bootloader

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    I have the T mobile S4 SGH-M919
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    Default Re: Rooting the Galaxy S4 with out unlocking the bootloader

    Quote Originally Posted by Lumia521 View Post
    I have the T mobile S4 SGH-M919
    Then the bootloader shouldn't need to be unlocked. Don't think there's a root method for 4.4.2 yet, though

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