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[Q] HELP I lost root on my nexus 4

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17th January 2014, 03:52 AM   |  #1  
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I updated my nexus 4 from paranoid 4.2.2 to 4.4.x beta2 I think I flash franko custom kernel and thats why I lost my root how can I root my phone ?

I didn't like the beta version can I go back from 4.4 to 4.2.2?
17th January 2014, 04:11 AM   |  #2  
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Did you try flashing SuperSU from recovery?
17th January 2014, 04:11 AM   |  #3  
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Yes you can root your phone. Download the SuperSU and flash it via Custom recovery. Yes you can go back to 4.2.2. Make sure to flash 4.2.2 bootloader.
17th January 2014, 08:46 AM   |  #4  
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Yes you can root your phone. Download the SuperSU and flash it via Custom recovery. Yes you can go back to 4.2.2. Make sure to flash 4.2.2 bootloader.

How can I do that?
17th January 2014, 05:41 PM   |  #5  
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How can I do that?

I found a guide that works great for downgrading. Instead of using 4.4 image; you will use 4.2.2 and follow below guide.
http://www.androidbeat.com/2013/11/f...-nexus-device/
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17th January 2014, 07:30 PM   |  #6  
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I found a guide that works great for downgrading. Instead of using 4.4 image; you will use 4.2.2 and follow below guide.
http://www.androidbeat.com/2013/11/f...-nexus-device/

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This is to return to stock but I want to keep on using paranoid rom how can I downgrade with paranoid?
17th January 2014, 09:31 PM   |  #7  
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This is to return to stock but I want to keep on using paranoid rom how can I downgrade with paranoid?

1. Download 4.2.2 PA ROM, Gapps, 4.2.2 Bootloader and 4.2.2 radio. Copy all the files to your phone.
2. Reboot to recovery.
3. Flash boot loader and radio.
4. Reboot recovery.
5. Wipe factory / data reset.
6. Flash PA ROM + Gapps zip.
7. Wipe cache partition + dalvik cache.
8. Reboot system and enjoy!

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17th January 2014, 09:35 PM   |  #8  
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1. Download 4.2.2 PA ROM, Gapps, 4.2.2 Bootloader and 4.2.2 radio. Copy all the files to your phone.
2. Reboot to recovery.
3. Flash boot loader and radio.
4. Reboot recovery.
5. Wipe factory / data reset.
6. Flash PA ROM + Gapps zip.
7. Wipe cache partition + dalvik cache.
8. Reboot system and enjoy!

Sent from my Nexus 4 using Tapatalk

Where can I download the bootloader and the radio?
17th January 2014, 09:43 PM   |  #9  
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Did you try flashing SuperSU from recovery?

I tried but i don't know if im doing it wrong or why is not working
18th January 2014, 05:31 PM   |  #10  
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Where can I download the bootloader and the radio?

[4.2.2] JDQ39 Baseband and Bootloader ZIP

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