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By danielbr14, Senior Member on 7th January 2014, 06:54 AM
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Hi . i was running cm 11 nightly and I wanted to get back to the stock ROM so I backed up everything and it went well . after I got back to 4.4 stock I updated it to 4.4.2 but after the update the recovery was deleted so I used fastboot and flashed it again . when I rebooted it didn't ask me if I would like to install super su so I thought I was already rooted and everything was ok . but I dont have root premmission and I Dont know how to fix it . help please

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7th January 2014, 06:58 AM |#2  
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You need to flash a rom or a root zip.

There's a rooting / unlocking bootloader sticky thread in general

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7th January 2014, 07:14 AM |#3  
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I tried to search for a root.zip but the only thing I could find was cf root . can you help me with a link ?

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7th January 2014, 07:19 AM |#4  
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Its a sticky thread in general.

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7th January 2014, 07:37 AM |#5  
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Originally Posted by danielbr14

I tried to search for a root.zip but the only thing I could find was cf root . can you help me with a link ?

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just flash a recovery in fastboot, then flash the latest supersu in that recovery. thats all.
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8th January 2014, 12:04 PM |#6  
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just flash a recovery in fastboot, then flash the latest supersu in that recovery. thats all.

Thanks . I thought I needed something more complex . but I guess I was wrong

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8th January 2014, 02:30 PM |#7  
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Just another benefit of having a Nexus.
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