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10th March 2014, 12:44 AM   |  #1  
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What's the best and easiest way to basically root Sprint 4.4.2 kitkat? I only want the Wifi Tether app running.
10th March 2014, 03:01 AM   |  #2  
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What's the best and easiest way to basically root Sprint 4.4.2 kitkat? I only want the Wifi Tether app running.

You'll see plenty of posts about this, but I believe unless you have a bootloader that can be unlocked, there is no root for 4.4.2
10th March 2014, 03:04 AM   |  #3  
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You'll see plenty of posts about this, but I believe unless you have a bootloader that can be unlocked, there is no root for 4.4.2

true but all sprint Moto X's can be unlocked; it just voids your warranty.

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What's the best and easiest way to basically root Sprint 4.4.2 kitkat? I only want the Wifi Tether app running.

get a bootloader unlock code from Motorola - voids your warranty but it is the only way once you are on 4.4.2.
10th March 2014, 08:05 PM   |  #4  
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Yeah, when it comes to 4.4.2, unlock your bootloader via Moto's web site (which voids the warranty on non-Developer Edition phones) -> https://motorola-global-portal.custh...-a/action/auth

Then root by following -> http://forum.xda-developers.com/moto...ev-ed-t2649738
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