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I ran ioroot24 on my lg g2, thinking it would root it. I did everything it said and it finished and my phone restarted and I didn't have root. Anyone know what happened. I have d80020c 4.4.2

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I ran ioroot24 on my lg g2, thinking it would root it. I did everything it said and it finished and my phone restarted and I didn't have root. Anyone know what happened. I have d80020c 4.4.2

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There's no easy root for 4.4.2 as of right now.

You would need to downgrade to 4.2.2, re-root and install custom recovery > then follow this : http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2665985
 
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Ok

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There's no easy root for 4.4.2 as of right now.

You would need to downgrade to 4.2.2, re-root and install custom recovery > then follow this : http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2665985
I already used it though and it went through with no root. Any leftovers from it

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I already used it though and it went through with no root. Any leftovers from it

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how about this http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2672931

it's the one I used and for the past week I've had root and custom recovery
 
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how about this http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2672931

it's the one I used and for the past week I've had root and custom recovery
There is no root or custom recovery for KitKat 4.4.2 as stated in the second post.

You CAN keep root if you go back to stock and flash a certain order.

LG fixed the Loki exploit used before. So they're trying other alternatives but nothing yet.

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Yes there is root and custom recovery on 4.4.2 right now only for d800 and d801 and that thread explains what to do for d800 honestly did you not read I am also on 4.4.2 right now with root and recovery and we have had it since a week ago

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Yes there is root and custom recovery on 4.4.2 right now only for d800 and d801 and that thread explains what to do for d800 honestly did you not read I am also on 4.4.2 right now with root and recovery and we have had it since a week ago

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I tried that before and it didnt work. I have d80020c

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