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[Recovery & Rooting] TWRP Touch Recovery 2.6.3.3 v.0.6 [M7_PORT]

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29th March 2014, 11:58 AM |#111  
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I tried that before, tried again, still the same , but thanks anyway, I appreciate it.
The phone IS rooted though, everything's working, it seems to be just a cosmetic thing (the 'tampered' thing I mean). Or are there any implications I'm not aware of?

tampered happens anytime you flash a custom recovery or boot.img. It is perfectly normal
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29th March 2014, 01:45 PM |#112  
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S-off when we get it usually has a switch to remove tampered

You will still see the red text, but its nothing to worry about.
But that time is not yet here.
29th March 2014, 01:47 PM |#113  
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S-off when we get it usually has a switch to remove tampered

You will still see the red text, but its nothing to worry about.
But that time is not yet here.

Once S-OFF, the red text is easy to remove.
29th March 2014, 02:07 PM |#114  
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Once S-OFF, the red text is easy to remove.

hmm but are you talking custom hboot?
29th March 2014, 02:13 PM |#115  
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Once S-OFF, the red text is easy to remove.

Hey Cap, I was just looking at the hboot you posted with a hex editor and found the red text string. Is it as simple as removing that string saving it and then flashing the hboot through the bootloader?
29th March 2014, 02:19 PM |#116  
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hmm but are you talking custom hboot?

Not custom - just modified stock. See below.

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Hey Cap, I was just looking at the hboot you posted with a hex editor and found the red text string. Is it as simple as removing that string saving it and then flashing the hboot through the bootloader?

That's the basic concept. I zero out the entire string, and it no longer shows. That's the quick and dirty way to do it. The pros disable the flag that makes it show in the first place, but I know nothing about doing such things .
29th March 2014, 02:22 PM |#117  
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That's the basic concept. I zero out the entire string, and it no longer shows. That's the quick and dirty way to do it. The pros disable the flag that makes it show in the first place, but I know nothing about doing such things .

OK I'm doing that now and will test it. What's the name of the zip file I have to put in the SD card to flash it?
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OK I'm doing that now and will test it. What's the name of the zip file I have to put in the SD card to flash it?

Wait, how did you get S-OFF?
29th March 2014, 02:38 PM |#119  
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Wait, how did you get S-OFF?

Ha... I guess it would help if I had S-OFF first. 😱 I'm so used to flashing with my old phone that I forgot about that on the new phone.
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