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Do I have to run a Verizon ROM?

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By ZackFearheart, Senior Member on 9th February 2014, 11:33 PM
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I currently have my phone on Straight Talk network, I am no longer with Verizon and wondering... Do I have to run Verizon ROMs on this phone? Or is it different from, Let's say... AT&T hardware?
 
 
9th February 2014, 11:46 PM |#2  
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Yes you still need to run the Verizon ROM because of the bootloader being locked.
9th February 2014, 11:56 PM |#3  
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Yes you still need to run the Verizon ROM because of the bootloader being locked.

That's a bummer. I'm getting a little irritated with the persistent icon telling me I have a Non-Verizon SIM in my phone. Any ideas of the bootloader will ever be able to be unlocked?
10th February 2014, 12:17 AM |#4  
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Your guess is as good as mine on the bootloader being unlocked. Time will tell.
10th February 2014, 09:13 AM |#5  
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That's a bummer. I'm getting a little irritated with the persistent icon telling me I have a Non-Verizon SIM in my phone. Any ideas of the bootloader will ever be able to be unlocked?

If you're rooted, install Xposed and then install the NotifyClean module and get rid of that icon. This is assuming the icon is an ongoing notification...

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If you're rooted, install Xposed and then install the NotifyClean module and get rid of that icon. This is assuming the icon is an ongoing notification...

Sent from my SM-N900V using xda app-developers app

It was for the longest time, Now it's gone. Thankfully. if it comes back, I'll use that. Thanks!
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