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Hi, I'm new to android and smartphones in general, so i am a lil confused when it comes to this things. I could have searched this on google but it would have gaved me 10m results with outdated ones as well.

I need to ask people who are up to date.
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Not sure what your question is..
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Quote:
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Not sure what your question is..

I think he's asking about Android Root.
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Check out rootzwiki or the xda forums. Most likely you'll find info by googling your phone model along with xda or root, something along those lines.
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post #5 of 12
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Sorry tongue.gif my question is how do I root my Android phone which is Samsung Galaxy S2 (tmobile)


I found a guide here : http://forums.androidcentral.com/t-mobile-galaxy-s-ii/145060-how-root-t-mobile-galaxy-s-2-a.html


Is that a good guide?
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Not saying the guide is bad but its a bit dated, try to look for a more current one that will have updated utilities/roms/files etc...

http://forum.xda-developers.com/forumdisplay.php?f=1330
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If you don't know what rooting is then you probably shouldn't do it.
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post #8 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by QxY View Post

If you don't know what rooting is then you probably shouldn't do it.

Not hard to learn about it on androids and its pretty safe the hardest part is rooting the phone but most of the newer stuff makes it simple with my atrix 4g and atrix 2 it was a bat file that did all the work for me.
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lol yeah not bad to learn about it, ive seen some people who are really knowledgeable with phone stuff, ins/outs and creating/modifying roms but don't know much about PCs in general, its pretty easy once you get the hang of it, but as always.. research research research first! and when a guide says don't do this then most likely someone has already tried and bricked there phone.. if you have the patience to learn and read everything then you should be fine.
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Hey guys I was doing this for the last hour http://galaxys2root.com/t-mobile-galaxy-s2-faq/

Very good! I rooted my phone. Now i am doing a back up biggrin.gif

That guide is up to date right?
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