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By N01F3AR, Junior Member on 11th April 2014, 07:40 AM
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Can anyone point me in the right direction? I'm trying to figure out how to root my 32g sprint galaxy nexus SPH-L700. Just looking for a guide I can't find one anywhere. Thanks in advance.

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11th April 2014, 03:26 PM |#2  
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waiting for the solution ...
11th April 2014, 10:02 PM |#3  
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Flash custom recovery via fasrboot and then flash latest supersu via recovery.

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12th April 2014, 08:53 AM |#4  
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A little more direction than that please? Maybe a link to a walkthrough? Last time I had to flash a custom recovery it wouldn't root properly. I would rather have a walkthrough than brickb my phone.

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12th April 2014, 10:46 AM |#5  
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The galaxy nexus is very hard to brick..
1. Download a custom recovery from the clockworkmod site.
2. Boot into fastboot and type: fastboot flash recovery the-name-of-the-recovery-you-just-downloaded.img (for this to work you need to paste the downloaded recovery.img into the fastboot folder)
3. Boot into recovery and select "install zip from sd card" (assuming you already downloaded the lastest supersu.zip)
4. Flash the latest supersu and wipe both cache and dalvik cache.
5. Reboot and enjoy.

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12th April 2014, 04:16 PM |#6  
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Thank you so much in gonna try that today.

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12th April 2014, 04:17 PM |#7  
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What's wrong with the stickies we have? There are literally walkthrough guides in the stickies...

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15th April 2014, 03:23 AM |#8  
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Originally Posted by Pirateghost

What's wrong with the stickies we have? There are literally walkthrough guides in the stickies...

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download recovery http://techerrata.com/browse/twrp2/toro

open command prompt

adb devices
adb reboot bootloader
fastboot devices
fastboot oem unlock
fastboot flash recovery {name-of-recovery.img}

then download SU from here

http://download.chainfire.eu/396/Sup...erSU-v1.94.zip

and flash that in your new recovery.
26th May 2014, 01:26 AM |#9  
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Did you try it? I still haven't been able to gain root access

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26th May 2014, 06:09 AM |#10  
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Did you try it? I still haven't been able to gain root access

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What when wrong? What did you try?

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