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Can anyone confirm if Android 4.4 with build # 14.3.A.0.757 cant be rooted for now?
 
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Can anyone confirm if Android 4.4 with build # 14.3.A.0.757 cant be rooted for now?
Please do not open new threads for something trivial like this.

It can be rooted, not directly but it's rootable.

You have million of threads with that subject.

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Can anyone confirm if Android 4.4 with build # 14.3.A.0.757 cant be rooted for now?
What is THIS? > http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2711982 are you so lazy to find it?

3 steps > Downgrade to .534 via Flashtool, Install DualRecovery, then follow the steps from the link starting from the line How to Update to .757.

Still your Android 4.4 not rooted, then you are very lazy!
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downgrade to 534 install beta or new dual recovery by Nut and directly flash 757 zip on your Z1 and do not reboot go back to main recovery screen and click reboot button~>power off and flash stripped 757 ftf via flashtool

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downgrade to 534 install beta or new dual recovery by Nut and directly flash 757 zip on your Z1 and do not reboot go back to main recovery screen and click reboot button~>power off and flash stripped 757 ftf via flashtool

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So vroot is not recommended anymore? instead i will LOCKEDdualrecovery?
 
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So vroot is not recommended anymore? instead i will LOCKEDdualrecovery?


Hi im on a .534 [NUT] FW and i installed lockeddualrecovery [Z1-lockeddualrecovery2.7.123-BETA.installer] flash this file C6903_14.3.A.0.757.flashable, power off. when i turn it on it bootloop, so i reflash it again back to .534 NUT did the recovery wipe cache dalvik, power off and it still boot loops. Any ideas how to fix this?
 
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Hi im on a .534 [NUT] FW and i installed lockeddualrecovery [Z1-lockeddualrecovery2.7.123-BETA.installer] flash this file C6903_14.3.A.0.757.flashable, power off. when i turn it on it bootloop, so i reflash it again back to .534 NUT did the recovery wipe cache dalvik, power off and it still boot loops. Any ideas how to fix this?
Yes, look in the other thread where you posted this same question

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Hi im on a .534 [NUT] FW and i installed lockeddualrecovery [Z1-lockeddualrecovery2.7.123-BETA.installer] flash this file C6903_14.3.A.0.757.flashable, power off. when i turn it on it bootloop, so i reflash it again back to .534 NUT did the recovery wipe cache dalvik, power off and it still boot loops. Any ideas how to fix this?
Do I said to follow the instructions? Yes, I did. Did you follow them? No. Then read again.
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