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This is a discussion on rooting within the Nexus One Development & Hacking forums, part of the Nexus One category; when rooting your phone and extracting roms ect.. If i use winzip (evaluation version) will i still be able to root or do you need ...

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    Senior Member jsilvers525's Avatar
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    when rooting your phone and extracting roms ect.. If i use winzip (evaluation version) will i still be able to root or do you need to pay for it or is there another software to use?

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    please i would really appreciate feed back from those who have rooted there phone. This is one of the only questions i have. Also how long should i wait until i root to make sure there's no hardware defects?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsilvers525 View Post
    when rooting your phone and extracting roms ect.. If i use winzip (evaluation version) will i still be able to root or do you need to pay for it or is there another software to use?
    What are you talking about? You do not unzip any roms. They come in update.zip and you put them on your phone and flash them from recovery. Most of the time anyway.

    But if you want an excellent free zip program, get 7zip. It is awesome!
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    Ditta on the no unzipping. But the main reason I'm posting is because..who the heck pays for winzip!? Anyway winRAR rules!

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