For those of you new to Galaxy Nexus rooting, here’s our FAQ to answer some of your questions plus a guide on what to do first.
*Note – FAQ is updated frequently so please check back for more!
Q:What does rooting do for me?
A:There’s lots of things, you might want to watch this video that explains what rooting Android does.
Q: Is it safe to root my Galaxy Nexus?
A: Yes, it’s completely safe so long as you follow directions here at GalaxyNexusRoot.com. There are many other instructions online but you might want to stick with one otherwise it’s hard for us to help you when things go wrong.
Here’s our tip on how to get started with Galaxy Nexus rooting, ROMs, and etc…
These tutorials work on all GSM/CDMA Galaxy Nexus models.
First, you will want to root your Galaxy Nexus, follow our guide on How to Root Galaxy Nexus.
Once you’ve rooted your Galaxy Nexus, you will want to install ClockworkMod Recovery, which allows you to install, backup, and restore ROMs. See our guide on How to Install ClockworkMod Recovery on Rooted Galaxy Nexus.
Before you can install your first ROM, learn how to use the backup and restore feature on the ClockworkMod Recovery and make at least one backup of your rooted stock ROM. See our guide on How to Backup/Restore ROM on Rooted Galaxy Nexus.
To install a new ROM, see our guide on How to Install ROM on Rooted Galaxy Nexus.
Need to get back to stock ROM? See How to Unroot Galaxy Nexus!
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You will need a rooted Galaxy Nexus to install all ROM/kernels.
NOTE: PLEASE ONLY INSTALL ROMS INTENDED FOR YOUR VERSION OF GALAXY Nexus! Otherwise you WILL BRICK YOUR PHONE and I will not be responsible!
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