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My friend soft-bricked my HTC One X...need help getting it back

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Default My friend soft-bricked my HTC One X...need help getting it back

My friend is attempting to develop for android and I let him borrow my (rooted) HTC One X as I have an HTC One. He's a super smart comp sci guy but somehow he booted into my recovery (TWRP) (attempting to wipe the data) and wiped the phone...completely...including the OS rom and the recovery.

It's in a continous bootloop now, so I attempted to flash TWRP again through fastboot but in the command prompt I get that error:

FAILED (remote: not allowed)

I had this error when I messed up my HTC One when I was rooting it (apparently I have a history of f'ing up my phones lol I learn from experience though) but I don't remember how I resolved it

This is the access I have to my HTC One X:
Bootloader Unlocked
Can access Bootloader and access fastboot
Phone is recognized in Fastboot USB

I know if I could just somehow get a recovery on the phone I could fix this but I can't.
Any help would be much appreciated
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What response do you get for the command:
fastboot devices

Worst case, you can RUU. But I suspect you can get fastboot working again, and just flash TWRP.
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Phone: HTC One X (AT&T version) Rooted, Bootloader Unlocked, S-Off

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Firstly, do you have the HTC One X (Endeavoru) or the HTC One XL / AT&T One X (Evita)?

Secondly, I'm pretty sure it's impossible to delete TWRP from TWRP.

What are your current bootloader details?

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Go to your bootloader. Then go to recovery. TWRP will be there.

Go to wipe and click wipe sd card again, and connect it to your computer

Use adb push command to push a ROM (and gapps if AOSP) to your sdcard root folder and flash it

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