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[Q] rooting 4.3 w/ locked bootloader

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By zhane0513, Senior Member on 24th February 2014, 08:44 AM
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so iflashed .534 firmware ang root using vroot then i update .290 via OTA, now the root is gone. my bootloader is locked.
im kinda nervous rooting 4.3 cause im reading lots of people hard bricking their phone on 4.3. is it really safe to root 4.3? i will be followibg this tutorial:
forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2572988
 
 
24th February 2014, 11:32 AM |#2  
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Hard bricking happen when you do something stupid. Also in general there is a Thread How NOT Brick your Phone. Anyway, to get root you have to downgrade again to .534, I recommend to root with Bin4ry, then update directly to .136 with instructions given by NUT Here. You cannot keep root updating system via OTA, you will lose everything.
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