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[Q] unlock bootloader - root - flash custom rom

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By mrcaligula, Member on 31st August 2014, 10:09 AM
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Will unlocking my bootloader break the guarantee ?

I did a lot of flashing on the m7 , but have completely forgotten adb commands.

Can someone help me?

At first I will need to make a backup so I can go back if I screw things up how ?

And what was the url for htc bootloader unlock ? Htcdev something I guess.

Can someone who has the time help me a little bit.

regards MrCaligula / Norway
31st August 2014, 10:24 AM |#2  
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1: yes it may break warranty
2: Google for adb/fastboot minimal and check the stickied guides that's so easy to find
3: Google for HTC dev and it will be on top
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31st August 2014, 11:45 AM |#3  
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Bootloader now unlocked

What is next ? Do I need S-off ?
31st August 2014, 12:41 PM |#4  
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To simply flash a custom rom s-off is not mandatory
31st August 2014, 01:02 PM |#5  
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If you on the other hand want to flash a custom ROM build for a higher firmware than the one you're running s-off is needed to flash the firmware corresponding to the custom ROM you like.

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31st August 2014, 01:26 PM |#6  
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Thanks for your help I flashed the Ehndroix rom now . Seems good so far

Still on S-off I came from Stock 4.4.3
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