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Z1s ota requirements can you be rooted

1st July 2014, 01:59 PM |#1  
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I have a z1s can you take a ota if you are only rooted.
I have tmobile.
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1st July 2014, 02:18 PM |#2  
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I have a z1s can you take a ota if you are only rooted.
I have tmobile.
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It depends on update.
If it's only minor update, usually it's possible.
But big OTA updates won't work.

You'll get notification and be able to download but it'll show error as soon as you try to flash it.


You can use flashtool

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1st July 2014, 03:01 PM |#3  
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I'm on jb 4.3 it will be kk 4.4 if I would try to take ota will it booked my phone only no modifications have been done only rooted?
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1st July 2014, 05:31 PM |#4  
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I'm on jb 4.3 it will be kk 4.4 if I would try to take ota will it booked my phone only no modifications have been done only rooted?
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Didn't quite understood this...

But yeah...I'm 99.9% sure OTA will fail on this.
Try...you can't lose anything...if you see error msg, nothing bad won't happen.

Just download ftf amd flash it through flashtool, exclude all wipes and you'll be on 4.4 with all data and accounts...


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11th August 2014, 07:31 PM |#5  
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Figured it out
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12th August 2014, 11:37 AM |#6  
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[QUOTE=poopoo152010;54760143]Figured it out[/QUOT
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12th August 2014, 11:46 AM |#7  
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