Root If I unroot my phone and i have a custom rom installed??

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  1. techjunky

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    If i already installed a custom rom. Then I unroot. Will I damage my phone? Should I intall the original rom first before unroot?
     

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  2. mdizzle99

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  3. avacomputers

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    No need to un install the customtrom. The ruu will take care of that.
     
  4. techjunky

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    I want to unroot just because I want my original rom back on my evo. I installed a custom one and cant seem to get my original back.
     
  5. flyjbaker

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    There are stock ROMs out there you know. IOW, you can be totally stock and still be rooted.
     
  6. pinoy724

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    Did you not make a nandroid of your stock rom after rooting? If you did, just restore that. Should be totally stock but rooted. If you didn't there is a handfull of stock roms out there.
     
  7. techjunky

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    Yeah just can't seem to find one. Guess ill do some more research when I get home. Thanks a lot! You all rock!
     
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  9. the cobbster

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    Hi i am new here.
    I have the mindcr ics Rom and i wish to unroot.
    Is it possible to unroot and keep that Rom?
    When i installed it, it deleted everything including my contacts,
    will it do that if i unroot?

    I wish to unroot ONLY so some apps work, which stream stuff.

    If there is a way for those apps to work, them great!

    Cheers,

    the Cobbster.

    Ps can you PM me answer as well as post here?
    I don't know if i get notifications for new reply!

    cheers!
     
  10. Mikestony

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    Hello there Cobbster and welcome!
    If you have some issues with apps not working, there is not really a need to unroot.
    What are you having issues with?
    It is alot easier to "fix" stuff when you are rooted:)
     
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  11. the cobbster

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    Hi sorry for the late reply, I now have a galaxy s2,
    And may root it, I have flixster rand a couple of other apps,
    They say they won't run on a rooted device. Is there a way around this?
     
  12. Mikestony

    Mikestony ~30% Carbon Black ±
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    That's odd. I'll have to check that out when I'm on the computer. Do you have a link for that app?
     
  13. ocnbrze

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    not sure you might want to check over at xda and see if they have a work around or not. but on my rooted evo 4g lte, i do not seem to have any issues with apps that are installed.
     
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  14. DragonSlayer95

    DragonSlayer95 Resident Air Bender
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    I haven't had very few apps that couldn't run on rooted devices and "hide my root" was my work around.

    They are mixed reviews in the market for it, but it worked for me on hiding/restoring su and su binary

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.amphoras.hidemyroot

    Edit:

    GS2 rooted here, confirmed flixster definitely works while rooted without hiding binaries

    DS
     
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