What is "rooting"?

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  1. steeldroid_blaze
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    Sorry guys new to the forum...looking at all the talk about "rooting" phones and tech talk...im curious..thnx

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    Rooting is being able to run your phone at it's full potential, i can't explain it further than that. I know someone here can, I'm sure.

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    Rooting means giving you access to the root folder. That allows you to make changes to the phone. In old DOS terms it means going from C:\system to C:\

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