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[Q] If i root N5 i will lose OTA ?

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6th September 2014, 09:26 PM   |  #1  
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i realy like the stok Android but i need the root for some applications
will i get OTA after rooting the original rom ?
(yes, i know i i have root and i get OTA i will lose the root, but this not a problem i can root agine )

TNX !
6th September 2014, 09:28 PM   |  #2  
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i realy like the stok Android but i need the root for some applications
will i get OTA after rooting the original rom ?
(yes, i know i i have root and i get OTA i will lose the root, but this not a problem i can root agine )

TNX !

Yes
6th September 2014, 09:31 PM   |  #3  
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Yes

no. you will not loose an ota, as long as you dont change any system files, you can receive and install an ota, with root. but you will lose root when you ota, and you will lose your custom recovery. but the moment you change a system file, any, you will get an ota, but you will not be able to apply the ota.
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no. you will not loose an ota, as long as you dont change any system files, you can receive and install an ota, with root. but you will lose root when you ota, and you will lose your custom recovery,

My wrong.....
But when I root the device, I always changing system files
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My wrong.....
But when I root the device, I always changing system files

me too. but there are those that dont, that just want root to use certain apps and thats all.
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