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[Q] Unroot Tmo M8?

18th August 2014, 08:58 PM   |  #1  
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Is flashing back to stock nandroid backups found in this forum the only way to unroot? Is there any way to remove root and keep exiting system data?
18th August 2014, 09:35 PM   |  #2  
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Boot your phone to TWRP recovery mode by turn off your phone then presses Vol up + Power to boot into bootloader then choose RECOVERY. There is a more simple way, by using “adb reboot recovery”.
Once came into TWRP main menu, now tap Mount -> Mount system then taps Home.
Tap Advanced -> File Manager, browse to “/system/xbin” folder. From there delete su, daemonsu or busybox if it exists. Also browse to “/system/app” the get rid of Superuser.apk.
Last edited by jaynyc22; 18th August 2014 at 09:38 PM.
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