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By RedLedLight, Senior Member on 15th May 2014, 02:15 PM
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I would like to know if CM11 comes with root preinstalled and also how to get back to stock? Please tell and if you do thanks

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15th May 2014, 03:06 PM |#2  
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Yes.
You can easily flash stock rom with flashtool.
15th May 2014, 03:39 PM |#3  
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Is stock ROM the .ftf file?

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Is stock ROM the .ftf file?

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Yes.

You may even take a backup in CWM before flashing CM 11 and then restore it so no need to flash through flash tool
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Does the backup store in the SD card?

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16th May 2014, 01:21 PM |#6  
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Yes.

You may even take a backup in CWM before flashing CM 11 and then restore it so no need to flash through flash tool

If I take cwm backup of stock rom is not an pure stock (cwm kernel)for that we need flashtool to get pure stock. am I correct?


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If I take cwm backup of stock rom is not an pure stock (cwm kernel)for that we need flashtool to get pure stock. am I correct?


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Half yes. Half no.

If you take cwm backup then you can simply restore it back to get your settings and apps back. Then if you want stock kernel flash kernel only through flash tool. So you have a stock ROM along with your saved settings.

When you want complete stock same as when You first started it then you need to Flash full stock ROM, wipe data and cache and relock bootloader.
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