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Obtain Root on Nokia X2

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Code:
#include 
/*
* Your warranty is now void.
*
* I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards,
* thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please
* do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM
* before flashing it! YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if
* you point the finger at me for messing up your device, I will laugh at you.
*/



Hello new users! This is a guide on how to root your new Nokia X2. It was carried out and tested by @Altivex. We will be using the TowelRoot exploit to get root access on Nokia X2.

Instructions:

1. Connect your Nokia X to your PC.
2. Download the Root X2.zip.
3. Extract the contents of the zip onto your Desktop.
4. Copy the APKs to your SD Card.
5. Now, on your phone, goto Settings-->Security and under Device Administration, Check Unknown Sources.
6. Make sure you are connected to the internet.
7. Using ES or any other File Manager, browse to the place where you copied the apps.
8. Install TowelRoot.apk
9. Run the app and Root your phone.
10. After that, go and install Superuser.apk
11. Open it and update your SU Binaries.

Volla! You now have a rooted Nokia X2.

Screenshot: http://forum.xda-developers.com/atta...6&d=1406199049

Credits:
@Altivex for testing this.
@geohot for TowelRoot Exploit.
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Obtain Root on Nokia X2

Disclaimer:
 
Code:
#include 
/*
* Your warranty is now void.
*
* I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards,
* thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please
* do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM
* before flashing it! YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if
* you point the finger at me for messing up your device, I will laugh at you.
*/



Hello new users! This is a guide on how to root your new Nokia X2. It was carried out and tested by @Altivex. We will be using the TowelRoot exploit to get root access on Nokia X2.

Instructions:

1. Connect your Nokia X to your PC.
2. Download the Root X2.zip.
3. Extract the contents of the zip onto your Desktop.
4. Copy the APKs to your SD Card.
5. Now, on your phone, goto Settings-->Security and under Device Administration, Check Unknown Sources.
6. Make sure you are connected to the internet.
7. Using ES or any other File Manager, browse to the place where you copied the apps.
8. Install TowelRoot.apk
9. Run the app and Root your phone.
10. After that, go and install Superuser.apk
11. Open it and update your SU Binaries.

Volla! You now have a rooted Nokia X2.

Screenshot: http://forum.xda-developers.com/atta...6&d=1406199049

Credits:
@Altivex for testing this.
@geohot for TowelRoot Exploit.
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