New user with some root questions

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  1. eazye_88

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    Hey guys..new to the forums...have a droidx running 2.3.3..im considering rooting my phone but want to know if there is any pre root steps i should take as far as backing files up? Im sure someone has addressed it but i cant find it on the forums. Also i dl,ed the z4root.apk and am wondering if it still works on the new update? Any help is much appreciated

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    Welcome to the forums :) Check this section out to easily find answers to your questions about rooting the droid X: Droid X2 Hacks
     
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    Welcome to the forums:)

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    As shadez said make sure to check out the hacks section in that link. Make sure to stick around a while and ask questions when you have them.

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    ALOHA welcome to the forum. definately u need a back up file, something like Astro file . as far as Z4 goes, i believe it doesnt work if u are already running the GB update. as mentioned, u can check the DX section for the files u need. if not let me know...enjoy ur stay
     
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    Princess is right about z4. I completely forgot to comment on that once I hit reply, sorry about that. And as far as backing up goes it depends on what you want to backup. For message I use SMS Backup and Restore and for apps etc I use Titanium Backup.
     
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    Thanks a lot..very helpful

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    Welcome to the forum. Hope you find everything you need.
     
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