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How do I root/super cid/s-off a 4.2.2 Sense 5 HTC One X?

4th February 2014, 06:58 PM   |  #1  
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My friend would like to install the latest version of Cyanogenmod on his HTC One X running on Android 4.2.2 w/ Sense 5. The issue is, I'm only experienced with Nexus devices, and so I'm not familiar with terms such as 'super cid' and 's-off', so any help would be appreciated. Many thanks in advance.
4th February 2014, 07:55 PM   |  #2  
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First of all, check the faq http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...php?p=38702147
There's no diy s-off for one x.
Latest official cyanogenmod is 11, http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...php?p=48786215 still in early nightly development, expect a lot of bugs as stated in the op. I wouldn't recommend it to your friend for daily use, HTC is no nexus by far.
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My friend would like to install the latest version of Cyanogenmod on his HTC One X running on Android 4.2.2 w/ Sense 5. The issue is, I'm only experienced with Nexus devices, and so I'm not familiar with terms such as 'super cid' and 's-off', so any help would be appreciated. Many thanks in advance.

i hope this will help you http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2031359. there is no s-off yet. you have to unlock bootloader via htcdev.com to install custom recoveries. also check this http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2069904 for rooting and other guides.
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i hope this will help you http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2031359. there is no s-off yet. you have to unlock bootloader via htcdev.com to install custom recoveries. also check this http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2069904 for rooting and other guides.

If there is no S-OFF, does that mean I cannot install CM on it?
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You do not need s-off to install custom roms ! Please read some stickies with guidelines
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If there is no S-OFF, does that mean I cannot install CM on it?

search, read, reread. you can install CyanogenMod 11.0 nightlies (4.4) on s-on devices.
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