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Advice for upgrading please.

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11th June 2014, 10:52 PM   |  #1  
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Hi
It's been a while since I've looked into this so would value your advice.

Nexus 5 running 4.4.2 rooted, unlocked and running Phil's touch recovery.

I've edited a couple of system files, build.prop & mixer_paths.XML to help with sound volumes. I have the original files still, if I can remember where they need copying back to..

The phone is now advising a software update to 4.4.3 is available.
What is the best way to do this, ideally keeping root etc.

Thanks. All help and advice is gratefully received.

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11th June 2014, 10:58 PM   |  #2  
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The best and easiest way to update to 4.4.3 safely is making a nandroid of your 4.4.2 and flashing a custom 4.4.3 ROM that has pre root and dirty install over 4.4.2

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11th June 2014, 11:20 PM   |  #3  
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Thanks.

I don't really want to run a custom ROM, I'd like to stick to rooted stock.
Any other options ?

Sorry if I've posted this in the wrong forum.

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11th June 2014, 11:28 PM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by albert_htc

Thanks.

I don't really want to run a custom ROM, I'd like to stick to rooted stock.
Any other options ?

Sorry if I've posted this in the wrong forum.

Sent from my Nexus 7 (2013) KitKat 4.4.3

There is a 4.4.3 Stock ROM with SuperSU in the Android Development section. (The ROM is large also).
11th June 2014, 11:53 PM   |  #5  
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And for that you need to open new thread. It's sticky 4.4.3 questions or whatever goes there and no need for new thread! Sorry but next time read a little and respect comunity rules.

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Sorted.

Downloaded the stock rooted ROM and su.
Flashed both from recovery. No wiping.

And seems to be working fine.

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