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[Sprint/Cricket] Rooted S3 says it is not rooted

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by sj73kidd, Dec 23, 2012.

  1. sj73kidd

    sj73kidd Lurker
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    Need help. I rooted my Sprint Galaxy S3, this being my first time, and everything went as it was suppose to. I have the SU icon but it wont update and all rooted apps i try say my phone is not rooted. What do I need to do?

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  2. sj73kidd

    sj73kidd Lurker
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    I just rooted my Sprint galaxy s3. I have the SU app But it wotn update and any app i try for a rooted phone says i am not rooted. What do i need to do?
  3. Rxpert83

    Rxpert83 Dr. Feelgood

    What did you do to root it? The superuser app is only part of the puzzle. It requires superuser binaries and busybox to actually do anything
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  4. teddyearp

    teddyearp Android Expert

    Hi there sj73kidd, and welcome to the site. While I don't have your answer handy at the time:(, as the PM I just sent you stated, I am able to move/merge your thread(s) to the section where you will get more immediate help. That is part of what we guides do:).

    good luck

    p.s. edit, wow that was quick, eh?
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The Samsung Galaxy S3 release date was May 2012. Features and Specs include a 4.8" inch screen, 8MP camera, 1GB RAM, Exynos 4412 Quad processor, and 2100mAh battery.

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