How to check

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by jongre123, Apr 9, 2010.

  1. jongre123

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    Hi I am new to android and have just bought my new G1 phone. I want to know how to check if my phone is rooted, I bought it second hand and am currently getting to understand different things but I need help to understand this.
     

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  2. the easiest way to check for root is,
    Download terminal app from market and type 'su' in terminal after opening it.
    If it says access denyed-u'r not rooted
    But it if you see '#' this sign ,it means u'r rooted
     
  3. jongre123

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    which terminal app
     
  4. jongre123

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    think I got it, Android Terminal Emulator
     
  5. jongre123

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    yep and I am not rooted. Oh well.
     

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