Originally Posted by blkhwkz
CF auto root works fine with 4.4.2. Some people, like myself, don't want a custom recovery, just stock rooted. I know you can flash stock recovery again after rooting manually. I don't use toolkits, I am familiar enough with adb and fast boot, but I don't really view CF auto root as a toolkit (especially when comparing to the other toolkits around here.) I did the bootloader unlock myself before running this to install root. With both the updates for the phone I just ran it again to root again. Nice and easy.
thank you i really apreciate your answer im a bit of a nexus noob ive only had samsung and motorola products so iwasnt sure how it worked since im so used to it being more difficult to root then the nexus devices