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Question: Unlock + Root etc... with Android 4.3?

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Hi everybody!
I have recently bought a TF701 device and I'm really happy with it! But as all devices I have, I would like unlock and root the device and install a custom recovery for a custom rom. Ok, first step: unlock the tab with the app by asus... It's only working with android 4.2.2 and my tab runs 4.3 (updates in shop certainly). So I have tryied to "downgrade" using the asus 4.2.2 firmware.... but impossible, it can't downgrade the tab =(

So, how could I unlock my device? Did I make a mistake?
Moreover, I run 10.26.1.7 and would like upgrade to 10.26.1.18, so I have downloaded the World Wide firmware (T4Update.zip) on Asus website, put it on a uSD card and followed the instructions but I have an error in bootloader (a droid opened with a simple "error" message).

Thank you really much for your help, and sorry for my bad english =/

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20th January 2014, 03:03 PM |#2  
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U download the zip file and unzip the file.
It should be UL-K00C-TW-10.26.1.18-user.zip (I live in Hong Kong , Taiwan version, yours should be US version)

1. Put the file to root level of SD card
2. Turn off the tablet
3. Hold the power key and down-volume
4. Use down-volume to Select middle icon and then press up-volume
5. After load into android system follow the simple instructions to upgrade

Hope it can help!

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20th January 2014, 06:14 PM |#3  
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Unlock tool works fine with 4.3. Even says so on the Asus webpage No need to downgrade.
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22nd January 2014, 09:54 AM |#4  
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Originally Posted by alanhero.lwl

U download the zip file and unzip the file.
It should be UL-K00C-TW-10.26.1.18-user.zip (I live in Hong Kong , Taiwan version, yours should be US version)

1. Put the file to root level of SD card
2. Turn off the tablet
3. Hold the power key and down-volume
4. Use down-volume to Select middle icon and then press up-volume
5. After load into android system follow the simple instructions to upgrade

Hope it can help!

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Greaat! Thank you for your help, I now run the last firmware =)
22nd January 2014, 09:58 AM |#5  
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Unlock tool works fine with 4.3. Even says so on the Asus webpage No need to downgrade.

Ok now it's working! I don't now why, but before I had an network error... (network was fine with internet etc..).
Thank you for your help! I am too happy with my new tabet! =P
23rd January 2014, 09:42 AM |#6  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by alanhero.lwl

U download the zip file and unzip the file.
It should be UL-K00C-TW-10.26.1.18-user.zip (I live in Hong Kong , Taiwan version, yours should be US version)

1. Put the file to root level of SD card
2. Turn off the tablet
3. Hold the power key and down-volume
4. Use down-volume to Select middle icon and then press up-volume
5. After load into android system follow the simple instructions to upgrade

Hope it can help!

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Thanks!! I had bought this tablet and i like so much to have unlocked bootloader. I will try it! Thanks!! (sorry for my english)
23rd January 2014, 06:45 PM |#7  
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Good luck, shouldn't be too difficult

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