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Originally Posted by Galaxy_Guy View Post
well guys i search about it but didnt know what it is

im coming from samsung device and i dont know what does (firewater s-off ) means

so can you please tell what is it? and is it needed to make the htc one m8 rooted and flash roms?
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Hi everyone I have quick questions, only way to root is to unlock BL and also what's the s-off (security off) for if you alrdy need a recovery to get root? Thanks
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S-off let's you sim unlock the phone, change the positions and flash radios and other regions roms, and firmware. It's not necessary just for flashing recovery and custom roms.

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I finished the unlock, twrp, root and s-off probably gonna flash the sprint sound mods Harman thing. Any simple stockish ROMs recommend?
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