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Question [Q] Fastboot 'FAILED (remote: signature verify fail)

This error happens whenever I try to use Fastboot. I don't think it is dependent on the file being flashed, as I have tried a number of recoveries and a few system.img files.


How can I fix this? I need a working fastboot to be able to install a ROM and fix my recovery.
Nexus 5 32gb
 
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Okay, this is solved. I was rooted using the one-click method, but it seems I can't flash anything in fastboot unless my bootloader is unlocked. So I used the command
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fastboot oem unlock
And now everything works perfectly.
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same error is there with my wildfire s..
nothing is working..
it gives error..
(bootloader) signature checking...
FAILED (remote: 12 signature verify fail)



please help..!!!!
 
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1) You're in the wrong forum.
2) To use fastboot you have to unlock your bootloader with HTCDev tool, and you still won't be able to flash radio/splash/some other partitions.
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1) You're in the wrong forum.
2) To use fastboot you have to unlock your bootloader with HTCDev tool, and you still won't be able to flash radio/splash/some other partitions.
i tried unlocking the bootloader.. but after running the RUU, during update something went wrong and a htc logo came up with "!" in all corners..

what do i do now? please help..!!
 
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To unlock the bootloader, you don't need RUU. You should have just used the HTCDev tool.
I don't know what went wrong, soI can't help you. Try looking for help in Wildfire S forum.
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To unlock the bootloader, you don't need RUU. You should have just used the HTCDev tool.
I don't know what went wrong, soI can't help you. Try looking for help in Wildfire S forum.
now the things are changed..
the phone booted with the command,
fastboot oem boot

but again when i restart it, its not goin into the bootloader..
 
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Unhappy Same problem here

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now the things are changed..
the phone booted with the command,
fastboot oem boot

but again when i restart it, its not goin into the bootloader..
C:\Program Files (x86)\Android\android-sdk\platform-tools>fastboot oem unlock
...
(bootloader) [ERR] Command error !!!
OKAY [ 0.005s]
finished. total time: 0.007s

C:\Program Files (x86)\Android\android-sdk\platform-tools>fastboot oem boot
...
(bootloader) [ERR] partition_read::Failed to read page 19840 or it is emp
(bootloader) ty
(bootloader) [ERR] boot image does not exist!!!
FAILED (status read failed (Too many links))
finished. total time: 0.218s

I tried HTCDev and it fail.
Probably Bootloader is gone.
 
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same error is there with my wildfire s..
nothing is working..
it gives error..
(bootloader) signature checking...
FAILED (remote: 12 signature verify fail)



please help..!!!!
The Wildfire S needs S-OFF, currently that is not possible on the device because of the advanced security on the bootloader,

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same on my inc s,
since i root install custom rom & need update to ICS so I roll back to stock room
here from my CMD :
C:\android>fastboot flash hboot vivo_downgrade.img
sending 'hboot' (1024 KB)...
OKAY [ 0.421s]
writing 'hboot'...
(bootloader) signature checking...
FAILED (remote: signature verify fail)
finished. total time: 0.546s

+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
C:\android>fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
sending 'recovery' (5386 KB)...
OKAY [ 1.669s]
writing 'recovery'...
(bootloader) signature checking...
FAILED (remote: signature verify fail)
finished. total time: 2.340s
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
C:\android>fastboot flash boot boot.img
sending 'boot' (3350 KB)...
OKAY [ 1.030s]
writing 'boot'...
(bootloader) signature checking...
FAILED (remote: signature verify fail)
finished. total time: 1.451s
++++++++++++++++
need advise and help.
thanks
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C:\android>fastboot getvar all
(bootloader) version: 0.5
(bootloader) version-bootloader: 1.16.0000
(bootloader) version-baseband: 3805.09.03.27_M
(bootloader) version-cpld: None
(bootloader) version-microp: None
(bootloader) version-main: 2.30.707.1
(bootloader) serialno: HT155TD00844
(bootloader) imei: 355301044806969
(bootloader) product: vivo
(bootloader) platform: HBOOT-7630
(bootloader) modelid: PG3213000
(bootloader) cidnum: HTC__044
(bootloader) battery-status: good
(bootloader) battery-voltage: 3794mV
(bootloader) partition-layout: Generic
(bootloader) security: on
(bootloader) build-mode: SHIP
(bootloader) boot-mode: FASTBOOT
(bootloader) commitno-bootloader: dirty-d3a3895d
(bootloader) hbootpreupdate: 12
(bootloader) gencheckpt: 0
all: Done!
finished. total time: 0.031s
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++
HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio Z715e

ROM : Team Venom : ViperS 1.6.3 [Sense 4.1]
KERNEL : Sensation ICS(V010b11 Aroma) by faux123 [Kernel]& Yank555[AROMA]
RECOVERY : 4EXT Recovery

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