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Hi-Newbee here, I have a rooting question

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  1. steve302

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    I am attempting to instal the barnical wifi legacy ap to broadcast wifi without going through Verizon. Will this work? It says I need to root the phone, and in reading the threads here this seems kinda dangerous and complicated HELP!!!!
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    What type of device do you carry?
     
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    Welcome to the Android Forums community! Glad you signed up! Feel free to join in the fun! :D
     
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    I have a DroidX
     
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    I have a rooted dx. I use "Wireless Tether" (free in the Market) without any issues. What else do you need to know? Also, rooting questions for dx can asked here too:

    Droid X - All Things Root - Android Forums
     
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    For a novice.....is it as complicated and as dangerous as it seems?
     
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    not at all!
     

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