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Good evening everyone,

I recently acquired a Verizon LG G2 as my work phone. I want to root it, but I'm worried that when the kit kat update comes I won't be able to unroot. Also a friend of mine said that the update might actually break the root access. I was reading that Kit kat is unrootable so I would like to root it while I still have the chance, but I need to be able to unroot it because it is my work phone.

What is the best method for rooting the Verizon G2, as well as unrooting. And is there a way for me to keep root access when the kit kat update eventually comes, as well as unroot from kit kat?
 
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On at&t someone made a flashable zip of kit Kat. We just had to flash that and superuser in custom recovery. You lose the custom recovery but have root.

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On at&t someone made a flashable zip of kit Kat. We just had to flash that and superuser in custom recovery. You lose the custom recovery but have root.

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Well if you had seen the thread recently you would know on at&t we have recovery on kit Kat

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Good evening everyone,

I recently acquired a Verizon LG G2 as my work phone. I want to root it, but I'm worried that when the kit kat update comes I won't be able to unroot. Also a friend of mine said that the update might actually break the root access. I was reading that Kit kat is unrootable so I would like to root it while I still have the chance, but I need to be able to unroot it because it is my work phone.

What is the best method for rooting the Verizon G2, as well as unrooting. And is there a way for me to keep root access when the kit kat update eventually comes, as well as unroot from kit kat?
Ok once you root you can take ota as long as a)you don't have custom recovery and b)you have not changed anything on the phone, also in the supersu pro you have the survival mode which is that if you take an ota chances of survival are higher and the unroot option which unroots your phone

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