Help please on wife's root

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  1. Nedaroth

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    I am rooting my wife's phone from the offical verizon update 2.1, now when i rooted my droid i was on 2.01 so rooting was a bit different.

    I have SP Recovery flashed on her droid, if i use rom mgr on her phone and download 5.0.6.2 will the install root her phone as well or do i need to root first? Thanks
     
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    You wont be able to use rom manager quite yet because it requires root access. But since you have SPrecovery you can install a Custom Rom which will then give her phone root. So you can begin using Rom Manager
     
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    You need to install a cyanogen via the update.zip method. After flashing the sprecovery you dont have root access, you have the ability to flash a custom rom. You can go to the following link and click download stable mod to get the update.zip file

    http://forum.cyanogenmod.com/index.php?/forum/37-motorola-droid/?
     
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    Thanks guys:)
     
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    No problem
     
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    if you made a backup of your droid you can go into hers and do a nandroid restore if you know how

     
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    Hook the update worked, i just need to add market now as its not in his roms.
     
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    hold on ill link you up for the google apps


     
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