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Possible to lock and Unlocked BL?

24th May 2014, 07:42 PM |#1  
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Is it possible to re-lock and unlocked bootloader?

I know updating should get rid of an unlocked bootloader, but I still get the warning screen on bootup.

Reason I ask is because I had it unlocked, got an OTA update from Verizon for kitkat, and soft bricked my phone. Got stuck in a boot loop with the unlocked bootloader warning message.

I just flashed back to 4.0.4 using RDS Lite 6.1.4. Id like to reset the boot loader to locked before updating to kitkat again.
 
 
25th May 2014, 07:40 AM |#2  
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It's not possible to re-lock. I've updated to KK and can confirm that the BL is, in fact, still unlocked.
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25th May 2014, 01:46 PM |#3  
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I have read somewhere that when you unlock the bootloader, it actually physically blows some kind of physical fuse. or maybe I miusread it.
25th May 2014, 10:23 PM |#4  
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Someone had made a special logo.img you can flash to get rid of that message.
Although if you really want a locked BL phone, I'd be more than happy to trade you.
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27th May 2014, 05:01 AM |#5  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MxPhenom 216

I know updating should get rid of an unlocked bootloader, but I still get the warning screen on bootup.

Not that it helps, but in Australia, we do not get the nasty warning message after unlocking the bootloader. And I think that the phones are actually sold with an unlocked bootloader.
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Although if you really want a locked BL phone, I'd be more than happy to trade you.

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