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Can I root the Nexus without unlock the bootloader and install a custom recovery?
I was thinking to only boot the TWRP and flash SuperSU but the botloader must be unlocked... so there is a way to root without unlock bootloader and install a custom recovery?
 
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Can I root the Nexus without unlock the bootloader and install a custom recovery?
I was thinking to only boot the TWRP and flash SuperSU but the botloader must be unlocked... so there is a way to root without unlock bootloader and install a custom recovery?
Out of curiosity, why don't you want to unlock your bootloader?
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Can I root the Nexus without unlock the bootloader and install a custom recovery?
I was thinking to only boot the TWRP and flash SuperSU but the botloader must be unlocked... so there is a way to root without unlock bootloader and install a custom recovery?
Yes there is. You can root with towelroot then use twrp manager

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Out of curiosity, why don't you want to unlock your bootloader?
The temper flag, if I unlock and lock again the tamper flag will be true and I'll have to reset it in case of problems like eMMC, and in many cases the user can't reset it, so I can't claim LG warranty..

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Yes there is. You can root with towelroot then use twrp manager

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Mmm... I heard many bad stories about Towelroot and TWRP Manager... this is the only alternative way?
 
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The temper flag, if I unlock and lock again the tamper flag will be true and I'll have to reset it in case of problems like eMMC, and in many cases the user can't reset it, so I can't claim LG warranty..



Mmm... I heard many bad stories about Towelroot and TWRP Manager... this is the only alternative way?
Only way without unlocking the boot loader. You can also use bootunlocker from the play store to reset the tamper flag if you're rooted.

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The temper flag, if I unlock and lock again the tamper flag will be true and I'll have to reset it in case of problems like eMMC, and in many cases the user can't reset it, so I can't claim LG warranty..



Mmm... I heard many bad stories about Towelroot and TWRP Manager... this is the only alternative way?
Unlock, root, relock, untamper?
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Mmm.. understood, thanks, I think that I'm gonna unlock and untamp, hoping that everything will be ok.. I'm losing hopes with modding
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Yes there is. You can root with towelroot then use twrp manager

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