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Upgrade from MK2 to Kit Kat and Keep Root?

29th August 2014, 04:53 PM   |  #1  
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Hi, I want to upgrade my wife's S4. It is rooted on MK2. I have debloated and removed verizon apps, so any update will fail. I am onto the S5 so am rusty on the latest S4 events.

I would like to update and have root, I don't want to go the safestrap route, so is it possible to upgrade to Kit Kat and root via towelroot, just to debloat and get a wifi tether hack? Any help would be appreciated
29th August 2014, 05:02 PM   |  #2  
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Yes, use Odin to flash a no wipe (or full wipe if she has issues) NC5 tar file then reroot via towelroot.
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Yes, use Odin to flash a no wipe (or full wipe if she has issues) NC5 tar file then reroot via towelroot.

So that will update radio and everything, just flash it in Odin and done?
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So that will update radio and everything, just flash it in Odin and done?

Yupp
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