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Tomorrow may arrive my new GPad and I want to unlock the bootloader but I don't understand how to do it! I have read something about Loki but I don't understand how to use it! Thanks in advance who help me
 
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You dont use loki, usually rom/kernel devs are the only ones that worry about loki. Loki is a patch that allows unsigned code to run, bypassing a locked bootloader. This allows custom recoveries, kernels, and roms to be flashed without actually unlocking the bootloader. The loki patch is usually run as a script within a ROM zip file, the end user usually never has to worry about loki patching manually as the updater script within a rom usually takes care of this.
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Thank you man! So there's a guide in the forum that I can use to unlock it? Because I can't find it

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Thank you man! So there's a guide in the forum that I can use to unlock the bootloader/flash recovery? Because I can't find it

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So I'm trying to figure this out as well, were you able to unlock the bootloader? if so how? because I need to root my tablet
 
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So I'm trying to figure this out as well, were you able to unlock the bootloader? if so how? because I need to root my tablet
You don't need to unlock the bootloader; the root program bypasses it entirely.

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