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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Kevin123, Nov 21, 2010.

  1. Kevin123

    Kevin123 Well-Known Member
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    Will software update kill And remove the root in the droid x
     

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  2. Xeneize480

    Xeneize480 Well-Known Member
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    As far as I know... YES! My friends had 2.1 update to 2.2 and root will not work....so we had to wait until the root for 2.2 came out to get all his previous apps working again..
     
  3. Kevin123

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    So when it's updated the root will be removed and wifi tether will no longer work right?
     
  4. lrv

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    Right.
     
  5. Xeneize480

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    Correct!!
     
  6. Steven58

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    If you are rooted with a rom it won't update anyway. We rom/themers will be getting the updates through our rom devs :) :)
     
  7. Kevin123

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    Steve i do not have a ROM installed on my droid x and it still update right??, i am currently running android 2.2 and when will the next update be posted next year??
     
  8. digdug1

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    ok so my x will be in some time this week. if it is on 2.1 should i root before updating to 2.2?
     

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