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[Q] I just rooted my M, is it safe to install Xposed on the stock rom?

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By notdeadyet01, Senior Member on 13th July 2014, 10:56 PM
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So this is not my first rooted device but it is my first time rooting my Razr M since it got upgraded to Kit Kat. It is also my first time installing Xposed so some help would be appreciated.
 
 
13th July 2014, 11:10 PM |#2  
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Yes is safe to install xposed... here is a nice collection of modules ... Be sure to unlock your boot loader before the next ota is pushed as when the next ota comes we may not be lucky enough to find a root method...
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Yes is safe to install xposed... But be sure to unlock your boot loader before the next ota is pushed as when the next ota comes we may not be lucky enough to find a root method...

Is unlocking the bootloader necessary if i don't plan on installing any custom roms? If i needed to return to stock i could just use RSD right?
13th July 2014, 11:16 PM |#4  
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Is unlocking the bootloader necessary if i don't plan on installing any custom roms? If i needed to return to stock i could just use RSD right?

When the next ota update comes you will lose root and if there isn't a root exploit for that version with an unlocked BL you can always flash SuperSU via recovery and get root back... And yes rsd is an option to return to stock to accept the next ota

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13th July 2014, 11:19 PM |#5  
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When the next ota update comes you will lose root and if there isn't a root exploit for that version with an unlocked BL you can always flash SuperSU via recovery and get root back... And yes rsd is an option to return to stock to accept the next ota

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Alright. Thanks for the help.

But just to make sure, unlocking the bootloader is not necessary for Xposed right?
13th July 2014, 11:20 PM |#6  
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Correct.... But is strongly recommend

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13th July 2014, 11:23 PM |#7  
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Correct.... But is strongly recommend

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Alright, i'm assuming that motochopper is still the best option to unlock the bootloader right?
13th July 2014, 11:30 PM |#8  
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Use the Motopocalypse app

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Use the Motopocalypse app

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Got it. Thanks for all the help!
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So this is not my first rooted device but it is my first time rooting my Razr M since it got upgraded to Kit Kat. It is also my first time installing Xposed so some help would be appreciated.

good luck and enjoy. it's safe. i rooted and unloacked my razr m after the KK update, and installed xposed for the first time. its great - some of the modules make my life so much easier.
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