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By ez4nick, Senior Member on 17th April 2014, 03:37 AM
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I made a backup of my build.prop file before I changed anything. The issue is that after accidentally changing the sdk version to 19 (should be 17) I cannot change it back because I don't have root anymore. When I go to the Super su app it says that there is no su binary installed. So can I refresh super su zip to fix this, or do I need to re flash a rom. I don't have a recent nandroid backup, but I do have older ones if that is the only way to fix it.
 
 
17th April 2014, 04:13 AM |#2  
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Enter SuperSU and it should prompt you to update the binaries, at which time you can choose TWRP/CWM method or normal method, choose the TWRP/CWM method and it should boot into recovery and automatically update the binaries for you. If that doesn't work you'll just have to reflash your ROM.

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17th April 2014, 01:40 PM |#3  
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Enter SuperSU and it should prompt you to update the binaries, at which time you can choose TWRP/CWM method or normal method, choose the TWRP/CWM method and it should boot into recovery and automatically update the binaries for you. If that doesn't work you'll just have to reflash your ROM.

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Reflashing the super su zip was able to fix it. Thanks.
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