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[Q] How do I remove S-On, Super CID, unroot and get completely back to stock

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Originally Posted by FantasyGamer View Post
So, little question for myself.
Do I need to first Relock my bootloader?
Or can I just go and run an RUU? (I'm S-OFF)
No, it doesn't need to be locked when S-OFF.
The most important is running the RUU that matches your CID. (since you are s-off it is easy to change the CID to whatever you want, and thus run whatever RUU you want)
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i have bought a used htc one s and it had sense 5.5 based JB4.2.2 rom but i want to downgrade to stock firmware. kindly tell me which RUU i should use and how should i procede.

HBOOT shows tampered, unlocked and S-ON
and here is other details

sudo fastboot getvar all
[sudo] password for hasan: 
(bootloader) version: 0.5
(bootloader) version-bootloader: 2.15.0000
(bootloader) version-baseband:
(bootloader) version-cpld: None
(bootloader) version-microp: None
(bootloader) version-main: 
(bootloader) version-misc: PVT SHIP S-ON
(bootloader) serialno: SH267W
(bootloader) imei: 35990
(bootloader) product: vle
(bootloader) platform: HBOOT-8960
(bootloader) modelid: PJ4010000
(bootloader) cidnum: VODAP304
(bootloader) battery-status: good
(bootloader) battery-voltage: 4111mV
(bootloader) partition-layout: Generic
(bootloader) security: on
(bootloader) build-mode: SHIP
(bootloader) boot-mode: FASTBOOT
(bootloader) commitno-bootloader: dirty-64bedd38
(bootloader) hbootpreupdate: 11
(bootloader) gencheckpt: 0
all: Done!
finished. total time: 0.061s
I tried RUU RUU_Ville_U_JB_45_S_HTC_Europe_3.16.401.8_Radio_1. on windows 8.1 64bit but it is not detecting the phone at all
currently I am on linux so i hope you guys can suggest something relevant

thanks a lot
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