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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by NeWcS, Aug 12, 2010.

  1. NeWcS

    NeWcS Well-Known Member
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    So following these directions: How To: Root the Samsung Behold 2 | TheUnlockr I believe my phone has root but is there a way to be sure? I have two superuser icons. One that is ninja that was included on the rom i flashed and one with # sign that showed up after I did the above.

    I do get a # after I do this:
    Code (Text):
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    2. 9. The phone should reboot. Once it does type the following into the command prompt (with the phone still connected):
    3.  adb shell
    4. su
    5.  10. If after you do that you get a # symbol on the command prompt, you were successful! You have root access! Enjoy!

    Am I to assume I do? Is there a sure way to test it?


    -Jay
     

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  2. Nu11u5

    Nu11u5 Well-Known Member
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    You have root.

    But you are probably running on the old-old ROM, b/c the try3 hack was patched out after the first update.

    You may want to try a custom ROM from here on the forums. You use the PC software Odin to flash the phone. Root is not required to do this.
     
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  3. NeWcS

    NeWcS Well-Known Member
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    Im confused cause I have an app that disables apps from starting at boot and when I try to disable an app it says I cant cause my phones not rooted?

    -Jay
     
  4. bearsfan85

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    First using an app that disables apps off of start may cause some features to not work so tread carefully second nu11u5 is right, try one of the 1.6 roms out there
     
  5. NeWcS

    NeWcS Well-Known Member
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    Im on one of the 1.6 roms
    -Jay
     
  6. #1indahoodg

    #1indahoodg Well-Known Member
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    What app are you using to stop certain apps from starting at boot?
     

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