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By cwclasses, Junior Member on 2nd July 2014, 07:39 AM
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I have a warranty, how i can clear my phone from custom rom count, root etc. I've heard about 'Triangle Away', but how can i launch it from "bootloop nexus"? Is there another way?
 
 
2nd July 2014, 08:00 AM |#2  
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I have a feeling you're well on your way to "bootloop nexus".
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What are you trying to do exactly?? You want to get back to full stock to claim warranty??

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There is no flash counter. There is only a tamper flag for when the bootloader is unlocked, read the stickied threads in General and there's a method to reset that.

Google doesn't care if you have any custom firmware/unlocked bootloader/"root" anyways, they'll still honor the warranty, as long as it's a hardware manufacturing fault and not something that came about because of anything you did to it software-wise.
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I have a warranty, how i can clear my phone from custom rom count, root etc. I've heard about 'Triangle Away', but how can i launch it from "bootloop nexus"? Is there another way?

Triangle Away if for Samsung devices that have a Yellow warning triangle after rooting... With a Nexus device you won't have this.

Read this thread for returning to stock.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/goog...image-t2513701
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Triangle Away if for Samsung devices that have a Yellow warning triangle after rooting... With a Nexus device you won't have this.

Read this thread for returning to stock.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/goog...image-t2513701

thx for reply, but my emmc is dead...so i can't do this ;(
As I understand, only Samsung devices can be traced for root and custom ROMs?

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With a Nexus device you won't have this.

It's about a Yellow Triangle, isn't it? Or you did you mean an inability to hide it from warranty service?

p.s. sorry for my english....
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DO NOT use Triangle Away, it is only for Samsung devices. Nexus devices do not have a flash counter, so running Triangle Away serves no purpose and may in fact further damage your device.
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