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[ROOT] HTC One X AT&T 2.20 Firmware - X-Factor root exploit

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23rd October 2012, 10:41 PM   |  #21  
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So this will work with the new HBOOT as well then? Say if someone uses the 2.20 RUU or got an ATT HOXL with the updated bootloader that came with 2.20 ?

Example - I can flash the 2.20 RUU to get a "fresh start" for my phone ( I have the older hboot , unlocked with S-On, never took the 2.20 update), run this, re-unlock, and then put CM10 back on and everything will function as it does now ?

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Yes of course, this is a root exploit for 2.20 users pretty much.
But keep in mind if you flash the 2.20 ruu you will have the newer HBoot that cant flash kernels, radios etc in recovery so using fastboot will be needed.
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Why would you want to. Then you would have to flash boot.img separately which isn't that big of a deal but still annoying.

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Yes of course, this is a root exploit for 2.20 users pretty much.
But keep in mind if you flash the 2.20 ruu you will have the newer HBoot that cant flash kernels, radios etc in recovery so using fastboot will be needed.


Ah true, totally forgot about that. That's why I asked, knew I was forgetting about something! Thanks!

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23rd October 2012, 10:42 PM   |  #23  
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Woot welcome to root land people!!!

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23rd October 2012, 10:45 PM   |  #24  
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Sorry, made a small mistake. I've uploaded a new version to the same URL, please re-download and try again.

Ahh, I was Gonna cry for a minute. Thanks

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23rd October 2012, 10:50 PM   |  #25  
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Quick question on Root and Unlock
Will this process to Root and Unlock, Recovery Flash erase any data on the phone or deos that come later when you Flash a New ROM?


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This will fully root your phone. Just follow instructions to root, Super CID, unlock BL then flash recovery.

The root itself is a different manner than 1.85 but the whole process after should be the same. This is a method to get you to unlock the BL.

23rd October 2012, 10:51 PM   |  #26  
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Fantastic news! I know what I'll be doing when I tonight.
23rd October 2012, 10:51 PM   |  #27  
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My friend was really mad about the 2.2 update...
Not anymore when he hears this.

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23rd October 2012, 10:55 PM   |  #28  
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Hey, is it normal for the exploit to close when asking to hit any key to get the unlock token? It just closes as soon as I hit enter, before I get a chance to copy and paste the token.
23rd October 2012, 10:57 PM   |  #29  
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It works for me!, Says my CID is not 11111111, thank you very much
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Hey, is it normal for the exploit to close when asking to hit any key to get the unlock token? It just closes as soon as I hit enter, before I get a chance to copy and paste the token.

Haha, good point. Uploaded a new version to the same URL that waits for you to confirm you want to quit. Thanks.

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