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Hello everyone,
I had to send my phone back to Verizon due to hardware issues (I was rooted and running 4.1.2...). The new phone came with 4.3. Is it possible to root this? I saw in the main root guide that if i tried using that method, i'd brick my phone. So if you can point me to a guide for rooting 4.3, i'd like to get a good rom flashed on this thing..
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Hello everyone,
I had to send my phone back to Verizon due to hardware issues (I was rooted and running 4.1.2...). The new phone came with 4.3. Is it possible to root this? I saw in the main root guide that if i tried using that method, i'd brick my phone. So if you can point me to a guide for rooting 4.3, i'd like to get a good rom flashed on this thing..
thanks,
tommy
Everything you need is here :

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2575661

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I read through a few pages… All I see there is that there's no way to root 4.3… No way to flash ROMs?
 
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I read through a few pages… All I see there is that there's no way to root 4.3… No way to flash ROMs?
Click the link that reads "Saferoot for rooting after 4.3." Then once you've achieved root access, use Safestrap which is linked in that TW discussion thread.
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I read through a few pages… All I see there is that there's no way to root 4.3… No way to flash ROMs?
You can root, but no AOSP roms. You can install a recovery called safestrap and run custom touchwiz roms.

It's all in the OP. Everything is linked there.

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You can root, but no AOSP roms. You can install a recovery called safestrap and run custom touchwiz roms.

It's all in the OP. Everything is linked there.

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You were a bit more detailed my friend, I keep forgetting about the custom TW 4.3 only limitation with Safestrap.
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You were a bit more detailed my friend, I keep forgetting about the custom TW 4.3 only limitation with Safestrap.
can anyone help me please this is like my 3rd replacement device my first one had no issue and the efs partiton randomly got friend the second one got bricked well now this one I know the bootloader is locked forever im fine with have 4.3 and no custom roms I just want root I have been trying and trying safe root for days the correct drivers are installed debugging is turned on on my phone and I have been switching between mtp and ptp like the install.bat says to do is there a way to get a log? it says waiting on my phone to appear I know it can take some time I have been waiting for the popup on my phone to say allow this computer but it wont pop up someone please help me I have to have root on this phone asap I guess im a complete noob to samsung and verizon android devices im considering the nexus 5 for less headaces please reply with some help
 
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can anyone help me please this is like my 3rd replacement device my first one had no issue and the efs partiton randomly got friend the second one got bricked well now this one I know the bootloader is locked forever im fine with have 4.3 and no custom roms I just want root I have been trying and trying safe root for days the correct drivers are installed debugging is turned on on my phone and I have been switching between mtp and ptp like the install.bat says to do is there a way to get a log? it says waiting on my phone to appear I know it can take some time I have been waiting for the popup on my phone to say allow this computer but it wont pop up someone please help me I have to have root on this phone asap I guess im a complete noob to samsung and verizon android devices im considering the nexus 5 for less headaces please reply with some help
stuck at waiting for device to appear ive used like 4 different cables ive never had this issue using saferoot seriously last few times I used it it was done in under 30 seconds

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