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Successful Unrooting! using Term Emu. and no superuser!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by baa269, Jan 6, 2010.

  1. baa269

    baa269 Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter

    Backup your contacts and whatever else you want to save first and foremost. tyhis is how i did it and this is how my phone is going back to verizon.

    first make sure your rooted.. get terminal emulator if you dont have it.
    open type in the following hitting enter after each

    mount -o remount,rw -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock4 /system
    cd /system/app
    rm Superuser.apk

    Next download the original OTA update 2.0.1 and rename to update as you would with the original rooting. shut phone off reboot into recovery holding down x, and power button until you see a screen pop up. then hit the vol + and camera. wipe the cache, do a factory wipe of all user data. then install from update.zip

    phone will restart. go into settings /privacy and do factory reset from there and you should be good togo. Root is gone. open terminal emulator and type in SU. it will not say provided by magicandroidapps.com but it will say permission denied. congrats your now unrooted.

  2. PerCompLLC

    PerCompLLC Android Enthusiast

    Thanks @baa269, nice "how to"!
  3. CyBuzz

    CyBuzz Newbie

    Dont forget to remove busybox if you installed it.
  4. baa269

    baa269 Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter

    this is for no busy box. just people who rooted and did nothing else like i did. phone will be back to orignal factory state with magicandroidapps gone.

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