1. carbear02's Avatar
    Uhh I accidentally hit "install now" to the OTA update. Anything I can do to stop it? I did a battery pull….

    If i let it install, can you towel root?

    And what do you do after you root?
    08-15-2014 08:12 AM
  2. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    If i let it install, can you towel root?
    Depending on when the kernel was built. If it was built after June 2 (I think that is the exact date) then Towelroot will not work.
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    08-15-2014 08:28 AM
  3. carbear02's Avatar
    any way to roll it back?
    08-15-2014 08:45 AM
  4. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Honestly, I am not sure. Before Knox, I would say yes. Now that is there, I really don't know.
    08-15-2014 09:15 AM
  5. Michael Hitchmanthe's Avatar
    no!!!! it will not work. I had to find the stock rom and flash it via odin. after that i had to re root using towelroot.
    08-15-2014 04:13 PM
  6. CookieMonster_14's Avatar
    Which phone are you using?
    08-16-2014 05:21 PM
  7. CookieMonster_14's Avatar
    Try flashing su zip. Should work regardless of new ota update
    08-16-2014 05:34 PM
  8. CookieMonster_14's Avatar
    Alternately you can do the following.
    Why not just take the Ota then reroot? If you want to root your phone and want to keep it working you have to go through the trouble to do it. It's not difficult take the Ota flash the old kernel root and flash the new kernel...... Viola updated AND root
    08-16-2014 05:37 PM

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