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Update stock rom with root

5th March 2014, 09:22 AM |#1  
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Hello everyone
I have the stock rom and it shows me there is an update. So now i have the rom rooted and i have a unlocked bootloader. Is there a way to update or must i flash the rom with flashtool again.
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5th March 2014, 04:54 PM |#2  
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Hello everyone
I have the stock rom and it shows me there is an update. So now i have the rom rooted and i have a unlocked bootloader. Is there a way to update or must i flash the rom with flashtool again.
Thanks for reply.

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Update it and root/install custom recovery again.
5th March 2014, 07:33 PM |#3  
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Update it and root/install custom recovery again.

Yes, but how to update? Must i flash it first with lg flastool?
6th March 2014, 06:34 AM |#4  
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Yes, but how to update? Must i flash it first with lg flastool?

You have to unroot. Then install the update via ota. Then re root.

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6th March 2014, 08:44 AM |#5  
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You have to unroot. Then install the update via ota. Then re root.

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Ans what about rhe unlocked bootloader?
6th March 2014, 10:38 AM |#6  
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Ans what about rhe unlocked bootloader?

It doesn't matter. The easiest way is to connect it to your pc via LG Support Tool which will update your phone regardless of your root/unlocked status.
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7th March 2014, 04:39 PM |#7  
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Voodoo OTA will protect root through the update. Just tested it on both of my parents OGPs.

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7th March 2014, 09:34 PM |#8  
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Voodoo OTA will protect root through the update. Just tested it on both of my parents OGPs.

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Ok, but if you have unlocked bootloader will it also protect?

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