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Unlock bootloader

14th June 2012, 09:17 PM |#1  
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In the android-sdk go to the "platform-tools" folder.
Then launch a terminal and type:

Code:
adb reboot-bootloader
-> Device is rebooting

type:
Code:
fastboot oem unlock
now press the + Volume button to select Unlock then - Volume Button to confirm.

restart:
Code:
fastboot reboot-bootloader
Your bootloader is now unlocked.
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14th June 2012, 10:56 PM |#2  
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Now how to root it?

It not possible to lock it again!
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19th June 2012, 03:34 PM |#3  
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Have you tried this method and did it work for unlocking

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19th June 2012, 03:39 PM |#4  
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Have you tried this method and did it work for unlocking

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Yes it work
19th June 2012, 05:57 PM |#5  
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19th June 2012, 06:27 PM |#6  
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What does unlocking bootloader allow us to do on the tab ?

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19th June 2012, 08:51 PM |#7  
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Flash custom recoveries, for one thing.

Also.. ROMs.
19th June 2012, 11:49 PM |#8  
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Flash custom recoveries, for one thing.

Also.. ROMs.

But you also need root right ?

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20th June 2012, 06:33 AM |#9  
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But you also need root right ?

Well, in theory you could also geht root by flashing an prepared Update.zip when the bootloader is unlocked. Beside the ability to flashing anything ( Kernels, Roms etc)

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22nd June 2012, 04:28 AM |#10  
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Does this tablet have nv flash

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