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By garciajose8, Member on 15th July 2014, 07:04 AM
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Im trying to unlock my HTC One X from ATT to use with Movistar Mexico... I purchased 3 unlock codes from different places and all gave me the same unlock code. I contacted ATT and they gave me the unlock code.. but its the same one... i contacted HTC and they walked me on how to unlock, but still no go. They told me to update my phone and still cant network unlock my phone.

Issue: when i input the unlock code it says Incorrect password.

**** RELOCKED ****
EVITA PVT SHIP S-OFF RL
CID-11111111
HBOOT-2.18.0000
RADIO-1.35a.32.45.27
 
 
15th July 2014, 10:20 AM |#2  
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Try changing your CID back to the stock CID (at the moment you have SuperCID which is 11111111). You'll need to install fastboot on your PC, and also make sure you have the drivers for your phone installed on your PC. If you don't know how to do this, Google will be your friend.

Once you have that all ready to go you can issue the following command to make sure your connection is good.

Code:
fastboot devices
Then you can use this command to change your CID:

Code:
fastboot oem writecid CWS__001
And this command to confirm that it worked:

Code:
fastboot oem readcid
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16th July 2014, 07:17 PM |#3  
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Thanks.. tried it and i get

(bootloader) fail: [writecid] Invalid cid
OKAY [ 0.013s]
finished. total time: 0.014s
16th July 2014, 08:14 PM |#4  
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Did you make sure you typed in the correct CID? It must be 8 characters long.

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Thanks for your help. I was able to write CSW__001 to the phone and i tried HTC__001 also with no lock. Still says Invalid Password. You would not happen to know how to reset the network unlock count?

thanks..

Why are you trying to make the CID HTC__001? That isn't the right CID for your phone. Just doing random things like that is a great way to end up bricking your phone. I believe the only way to reset the SIM unlock count is by running an RUU.

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Did you make sure you typed in the correct CID? It must be 8 characters long.

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Why are you trying to make the CID HTC__001? That isn't the right CID for your phone. Just doing random things like that is a great way to end up bricking your phone. I believe the only way to reset the SIM unlock count is by running an RUU.

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i was able to sucessuflly write the CWS__001. but still no go.. HTC send me this RUU (HTC_One_X_RUU_5.18.502.1). or do i need to use another one.. also with it matter if im S-OFF
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16th July 2014, 08:27 PM |#6  
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That RUU should be fine. You didn't answer my question though.

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