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[Q] Will "Samsung account update" break phone if rooted?

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9th July 2014, 08:22 PM   |  #1  
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I am new to Android and I haven't ever seen this notification before on my phone since I rooted. Will allowing this Samsung account update mess my phone up? I've seen other people ask what it is, but with no definitive answer to this specific question.

I can't post links because I am new but if you look at imgur bMIV8Xc.png you can see the notification I am seeing.
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9th July 2014, 09:49 PM   |  #2  
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I got this message today, too. I went ahead and allowed it to update. So far, I still have root and everything's running fine.
9th July 2014, 09:58 PM   |  #3  
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I got this message today, too. I went ahead and allowed it to update. So far, I still have root and everything's running fine.

On s5 or s5 active. Also was it a full update or patch?

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9th July 2014, 10:27 PM   |  #4  
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For the record my phone is an s5.
9th July 2014, 10:31 PM   |  #5  
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Originally Posted by justinsamsel

I am new to Android and I haven't ever seen this notification before on my phone since I rooted. Will allowing this Samsung account update mess my phone up? I've seen other people ask what it is, but with no definitive answer to this specific question.

I can't post links because I am new but if you look at imgur bMIV8Xc.png you can see the notification I am seeing.

Nope you're good. It's just to update your samsung account. I did it too yesterday and no problems at all. Besides they really give you no choice because eventually it will just push to phone
9th July 2014, 10:33 PM   |  #6  
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Thanks for the replies guys, I really appreciate it.
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For the record my phone is an s5.

Was gonna say maybe its L but that would be asking to much.

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