Need to root my phone

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  1. GT_Cleric

    GT_Cleric Member

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    I have a dx2 and I want to root it but I also want gingerbread. Cuz right now im stock with froyo, do what is the easiest way top achieve this?

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    Did You Miss The Stickies? I Just Wrote To Admin About Redundant Threads. Read The Threads Before Starting A New One.
     
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    Im in the same situation. And i dont understand everything thats in the stickies either. some info is also outdated.


    Except im already at 2.3.3
     
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    Those Posts Are Not Outdated, That's The Only Way You're Going To Install Everything Correctly Without Incident.
     
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    Also If You Don't Have The First Clue Do Some Reading And Watch Some YouTube Videos First. When Anyone Comes Running Back Screaming Their Head Off They F'ed Up, I Don't Have Much Sympathy But I'm Willing To Help Get It Back Operational.
     
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    Trust me. I've been reading for 2 days. My brain is about to explode. I havent rooted a phone since i had my G1 back in '08.
     
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    Good Keep Reading I've Been Absorbing Information Since February 1st Last Year And It Keeps Moving Forward With New Things Every Week/Month. My Suggestion To All New People DON'T Do Anything Until You Are Confident You're Not Gonna Mess Up.
     
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    Are there any bugs with p3droids prerooted Gb?
     
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    MikeJ92YJ Member

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    When Asking Questions Please Post Your Question In That Thread, Meaning The Gingerbread Sticky. To Me There Has Been No Bugs Other People Are Complaining About HDMI And The Screen Becoming Unresponsive. Keep Looking Thru The Threads And Another Site For Reading More Threads Is XDA Developers.
     
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    the screen becomes unresponsive? that doesnt sound too good
     
  11. MikeJ92YJ

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    It Is What It Is I'm Done Posting In This Thread As It Was Already Answered.
     
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    I'm new to rooting. Never rooted before. Took me a couple days of researching n finally did it on my dx2. Luckily for uis, there is the ability to sbf. To my understanding, that's what you'll hafta do first off. Its rather quite easy once you do it once.

    Oh and as for the pre root TB...I've had no issues whatsoever on my end. Issues I've had were cause I may have deleted system files that shouldn't have been.

    I do recommend you purchase root explorer and titanium backup pro. Two great apps!
     
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    Way Ahead Of You.
     
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    Don't flame my ignorance plz, but what's it looking like for a non pre-rooted GB timeframe?
     
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    I doubt that it will happen. Nothing has happened to rooting the GB OTA for the X and that's been out for awhile. The pre rooted version is easy enough to install though.

    CM74DX
     
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