Rooted? HELP!

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  1. isaiah1210

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    Um a few applications I tried to download, said I need my phone rooted. What is that, and how do I get I rooted???

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    What apps were you trying? Sometimes there's other ways to do things that don't require root.
     
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    Read up on the link JSM provided. It'll definitely help you out and get you started on the right path
     
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    Welcome to the site. DancingNexus
     
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    Welcome to the forum! Glad to see there's people already trying to help you out.

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