Reading the 'stuck' thread, perhaps ADT SDK may benefit my vanilla OOB Note 2 installation? If so, I'm still puzzled that others obtain root without this step (or do they?).
I do have another Win 7 laptop with SDK installed that I used with ot...
$10 for T-Mobile variant.
Jared, I had the same issue until installing ADB. Then a single uncheck, followed by an immediate recheck authorized my Note 2. One must have drivers as well. I recommend the aforementioned 15 Second ADB Installation and the embedded USB driver in...