Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet, The Thinnest 10″ Tablet, Is Now Official

The post Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet, The Thinnest 10″ Tablet, Is Now … more

True Silent Mode Xposed Module for Lollipop

more

Firefox OS: 17 Smartphones & 40+ Markets In 2015

The post Firefox OS: 17 Smartphones & 40+ Markets In 2015 appeared first on … more

Samsung Unpacked Coverage: All About the S6

more
Post Reply

[Q] turning on new phone and it shows unlocked and custom

OP gnandez

22nd April 2014, 11:15 PM   |  #1  
OP Junior Member
billings, MT
Thanks Meter: 1
 
15 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2012
More
When I turn on my s5 att varient it shows a padlock unlocked and says custom, all I have done was install SD card and change runtime system from dalvik to art. Anyone have any ideas? Can the phone really be unlocked?
22nd April 2014, 11:29 PM   |  #2  
simacca's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Kent, uk
Thanks Meter: 155
 
1,037 posts
Join Date:Joined: Apr 2006
More
Switching to art makes it custom. Going back to davlik makes it normal again.

Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk
The Following User Says Thank You to simacca For This Useful Post: [ View ]
23rd April 2014, 02:02 AM   |  #3  
spinwizard's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag South Florida
Thanks Meter: 45
 
176 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2009
Donate to Me
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by gnandez

When I turn on my s5 att varient it shows a padlock unlocked and says custom, all I have done was install SD card and change runtime system from dalvik to art. Anyone have any ideas? Can the phone really be unlocked?

And how did you change runtime system from delvik to art?
23rd April 2014, 02:30 AM   |  #4  
OP Junior Member
billings, MT
Thanks Meter: 1
 
15 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2012
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by spinwizard

And how did you change runtime system from delvik to art?

It's under developer options
The Following User Says Thank You to gnandez For This Useful Post: [ View ]
23rd April 2014, 02:49 AM   |  #5  
OP Junior Member
billings, MT
Thanks Meter: 1
 
15 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2012
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by simacca

Switching to art makes it custom. Going back to davlik makes it normal again.

Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk

I switched back yesterday and it stayed the same. So I just switched it back but rebooted twice this time and now it's gone. I wish it was just that easy to unlock the phone. Thanks for the info. Also why do you think the lock is unlocked?
Last edited by gnandez; 23rd April 2014 at 02:54 AM.
23rd April 2014, 01:01 PM   |  #6  
simacca's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Kent, uk
Thanks Meter: 155
 
1,037 posts
Join Date:Joined: Apr 2006
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by gnandez

I switched back yesterday and it stayed the same. So I just switched it back but rebooted twice this time and now it's gone. I wish it was just that easy to unlock the phone. Thanks for the info. Also why do you think the lock is unlocked?

Haven't got a clue about the padlock as I've got a stock handset.

Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes