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Will I loose root if i upgrade from 4.4 to 4.4.2

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20th May 2014, 06:00 PM   |  #1  
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I am on 4.4 my phone says there is an update I am guessing its 4.4.2 I am currently rooted. If I upgrade will I loose Root ?
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I am on 4.4 my phone says there is an update I am guessing its 4.4.2 I am currently rooted. If I upgrade will I loose Root ?

Impossible to say, we don't have 4.4.2. There's already a few threads discussing keeping root on the small update though.
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i have a droid maxx what do you have ? Also can you direct me towards those posts ?
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I did the update its still on 4.4 though so it doesn't loose root.
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I did the update its still on 4.4 though so it doesn't loose root.

Take it for what its worth but I updated my wife's RAZR m with 4.4.2 and couldn't keep root. I tried to hide root update failed tried root survival using supersu update failed. Both times it failed due to root being detected. Will it be the same for the maxx I don't know but it ain't looking good.
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