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[How-To] Root and unlock the bootloader of the Nexus 4/5 without wiping data

22nd September 2014, 08:27 PM   |  #31  
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If i delete the towelroot apk from my phone, will i still have root access?
Pls confirm?

Nexus4 on stock 4.4.4 but rooted obvi
22nd September 2014, 09:38 PM   |  #32  
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If i delete the towelroot apk from my phone, will i still have root access?
Pls confirm?

Nexus4 on stock 4.4.4 but rooted obvi

Yes you will, it just roots and you may uninstall it then
26th September 2014, 09:58 PM   |  #33  
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Works exactly as described and does its work greatly. You might feel a bit amazed since most bootloader unlock methods involve wiping of data but this works really great and there is no need for any doubt
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