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[Tutorial] How To Root Nexus 5 Lollipop 5.0.1

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Hi Everyone, I am Pushkar Dua just wanted to share a rooting guide for Nexus 5 Android 5.0.1

As many people Reported that Root has stopped working after the 5.0.1 Update or previous Binaries lead device to Boot Loop,

Please Download Latest Binaries That i am providing here: http://download.chainfire.eu/641/Sup...erSU-v2.40.zip

And flash it with TWRP recovery..
Please Use TWRP Version 2.8.1.0 as people reported some problems in latest 2.8.2.0 version.
Downlaload TWRP 2.8.1.0

Please note: if you're having a problem with twrp 2.8.1.0 asking for password..
Please use twrp 2.0.4.5
just reboot to system and you will have root access..

Watch the video for more info and Please Hit thanks or subscribe me on youtube to support me! every bit will be strongly appreciated!
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Thanks To @Chainfire for making this!

Original Thread for SuperSU : http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...llipop%205.0.1
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18th December 2014, 09:42 AM |#2  
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Hey!

Thanks a lot. Really helped solve my problem!
18th December 2014, 09:46 AM |#4  
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This doesn't belong in Development.
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Actually i am not sure where should this be.. I'd request modders to please move it to the correct board!
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Thanks man!
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Since you've probably lost your custom recovery upgrading to 5.0.1, you can grab the TWRP images for Nexus 5 here: http://techerrata.com/browse/twrp2/hammerhead

I believe you need to use 2.8.1.0 since 2.8.2.0 either doesn't work or is causing problems for many users.
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19th December 2014, 05:23 AM |#9  
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CF-Auto-root is still OK. I just tried
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Quote:
Originally Posted by wondertx

CF-Auto-root is still OK. I just tried

Isn't CF-Auto root adding files from the 5.0 release over the 5.0.1 ? Isn't it safer to wait for a 5.0.1 autoroot?
19th December 2014, 12:03 PM |#11  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by wondertx

CF-Auto-root is still OK. I just tried

How did you update from a rooted (with CF-Auto Root) 5.0 to 5.0.1 you just received the OTA and installed it without any problems ?
I like to know because i am on 5.0 stock just rooted with CF_Auto root.
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