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17th June 2014, 04:05 PM |#11  
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gotcha

that's a completely different kind of upgrade, i thought you meant software


Do they care about S-OFF?? because if you intend on going S-ON, then I would highly recommend a 1.xx ruu, nothing higher.
because going from S-Off to S-On on hboot 1.55+, has been known to trigger "tamper detected - rebooting" and TAMPERED is back in bootloader screen.

Yeah, it's gonna need to be S-on when I take it into the store...
Pretty sure they check the bootloader for S-ON, ***TAMPERED*** and ***LOCKED***

Is it just the 1.55+ Hboot that throws the tampered when locked?
If so Can I flash the 1.54.401.5 Hboot from Firewater and proceed like that?

Can't do the 1.44, My PC is running 8.1 and I've not played with Linux since 2009
 
 
17th June 2014, 04:15 PM |#12  
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Yeah, it's gonna need to be S-on when I take it into the store...
Pretty sure they check the bootloader for S-ON, ***TAMPERED*** and ***LOCKED***

In that case, I recommend you use a 1.xx RUU
(check my guide in my signature)


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Is it just the 1.55+ Hboot that throws the tampered when locked?

Unknown when/what exactly triggers the "tamper detected" or some people have been able to S-On and not get that, others have not, so I can't say if it will happen or not. but if you wanna play it safe, go for 1.xx ruu.


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If so Can I flash the 1.54.401.5 Hboot from Firewater and proceed like that?

brick alert: Definitely NOT, that is a custom HBOOT, if you actually manage to S-On it with an unsigned hboot, you'll have an paperweight on your hands!! stay away from that.
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