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Titanium Backup doesn't see ROOT

Discussion in 'RAZR HD and RAZR HD MAXX Support' started by StiffOneEye, Dec 8, 2012.

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    Here's the deets:

    I successfully installed OTA 4.1 a few days ago on my rooted MAXX HD. I was able to keep ROOT using Voodoo OTA Rootkeeper.
    Everything was working great
    I was in the play store uninstalling apps I never use......don't know why I wasn't using TiBu to uninstall apps
    Came upon "Titanium Backup*Root" and "Titanium Backup Pro Key*Root"
    Thinking I still have the free version after I purchased Pro Key, i.e, there are 2 version installed, I uninstalled "Titanium Backup*Root" (in Play Store mind you)
    Realized that TB was gone, I DL-ed and installed TB again
    Launched TB and the app now tells me "Root access Failed" at startup

    I checked all my other apps like Adaway, Voodoo Rootkeeper and SU etc and they run fine
    Ran Terminal Emulator and typed in "SU" and got the "#" so I know I still have root. I'm sure something happened during the uninstall process

    Your help is appreciated.
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    Trying going into SU and deleting the TiBu entry, then opening TiBu again. It should ask for root rights again.

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    Hmmmm, Its not listed anymore in the Su list



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    Hmmm. Have you tried uninstalling it and the key and then downloading them both again?

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    I have tried that. Would rebooting in between uninstalling and reinstalling help?



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    Couldn't hurt.... that's odd. Are SU and binaries up to date?

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    That was it! Thanks dude. Updated the binaries and voila.

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    Nice! :)

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    I know its already over. But I love watching this happen. Teamwork problem solving. Good work team!

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    That's what I love about this forum. Thanks for all your help GocliffGo
    Hopefully someone else will benefit from this thread if they have the same problem

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