|04-13-2012, 04:41 PM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2012
Device: Nook Simple Touch
Dumbed Down NST root???
I just bought my Nook Touch and am not happy with the limited functionality. I have been reading a lot about rooting the device and I have some questions I cannot find answers for.
I am not really interested in web-browsing, checking e-mail, or running games. The only reason I would root the device is to get access to a decent PDF viewing and something that reads word docs. I don't even necessarily want/need to be able to download apps directly on to the device. I would be happy to just download the 1 or 2 apps I want on my PC and then just drop them in the nook directory when I have it connected.
1)can I do a "dumbed down" root? Can I just install the e-reader easy root and then just not connect with youtube/gmail?
2) does the e-reader easy root still work on NST with 1.1.2 operating system?
3) is this something a non-programmer type can do?
Thanks in advance for any useful advice.
Last edited by T_MB; 04-13-2012 at 05:19 PM.
|04-13-2012, 06:26 PM||#2|
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Vancouver, BC
Device: nook*, nexus 10
You can use this method to install any app you want, but you won't have root.
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