whats the proccess for rooting droid frg22d

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    i rooted my first droid back when it was running 2.0.1 and now i got a replacement, (hardware issues) and i keep seeing things saying it wont work for rooting frg22d. so how do i do it? thanks
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    That will not work in frg22d. Use the link in my sig.

    Sent from OG Droid using the Droidforums App.
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    I used a method that was on droidlife. It involved a command prompt and some droid files. How to: Root Motorola DROID Running Android 2.2 FRG22D - Droid Life: A Droid Community Blog One of the steps was off, But I continued with it anyway and it worked fine for me. I was scared doing it because I didnt wanna brick my phone lol, I forget which step it is thats wrong, It tells you something different in the command prompt but if you keep going with it it'll still work.
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    Sorry nevermind assumed he wanted to install a custom rom. Not just root.
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    Nope, it doessn't work on FRG22B. Use the one suggested by guidot.
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    Do it the right way. Use the one in my sig.

    Sent from OG Droid using the Droidforums App.
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    +1 ^^ this. But if you have problems with RSD Lite, you _might_ want to check out the xda-developers link provided, but be warned, those 'one-click' programs can be a bummer as well.

    good luck
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    I rooted my Droid right before that dreaded frg22d update. lol Now 2 friends are asking me to root there phones. I'm going to try the first method mentioned by Guidot on the phone that I have in my hand right now, and the XDA version in a week when I can meet up with my other friend. Hopefully I will be successful with both methods and I will let you guys know how it went. :blackdroid: :blackdroid: :blackdroid::blackdroid: :blackdroid: :blackdroid:
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    There is a user who has as their sig "root your droid regardless of version". Its how I rooted my moto droid frg22d. I have to find the link though.

    It requires rsdlite and a download of some files, and using the command prompt on your computer
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