July 22nd, 2013, 11:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Covert_Death
retaining root is fully possible if you use OTArootkeeper... HOWEVER you will loose your custom recovery and ability to flash ROMs. so far i have not been able to find a way to get TWRP back on my device BUT i am 100% rooted still after recovering my ROOT with voodoo
OTA rootkeeper does indeed seem to protect root if you take it over the air. The PSA was made when the only way to get the update was through Kies/Verizon update manager on the computer and rootkeeper would not protect it in that situation.
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