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[HBoot Mod] Remove red text from splash screen, Remove Tampered Text!

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22nd February 2013, 04:08 AM   |  #161  
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That 4shared thing was kind of a bitch to uninstall, fair warning to all others going this route. SKIP THE FIRST DL LINK IN THIS THREAD

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Awesome, everything worked great! S-On, Hboot1.09, ***LOCKED***, Tampered is gone and no blank spot!
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22nd February 2013, 04:37 AM   |  #162  
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Does it have to be the 2.20 RUU when removing tampered or can it be any RUU?
22nd February 2013, 04:56 AM   |  #163  
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Thank you! This worked great, I used RUU method and when that was done I used method 2 to make my self a custom HBOOT 1.09, for some reason I thought this RUU would put HBOOT 2.14 on the phone but I was wrong, it put the HBOOT 1.14 on the phone, this method was easy and everything can be easily restored

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Originally Posted by jbm76

Does it have to be the 2.20 RUU when removing tampered or can it be any RUU?

I recommend just using the 2.20 RUU because whatever it does your going to probably remove it anyways
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22nd February 2013, 06:42 AM   |  #164  
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if i would flash the 2.20 RUU will i lose root?? or since im s-off i can do anything
22nd February 2013, 02:05 PM   |  #165  
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The RUU resets everything in bootloader/recovery.So after you have acheived s-off, when you run the RUU it still think's security is active and releases the watermark and flags. This will also keep super CID as with no security = no change back. I figured this out building things for the evo 4g way way back.I was surprised to it reposted several times everywhere. Some have claimed no need to relock before RUU but i dont see that as possible,since RUU checks bootloader. <<<<<<<<<<<<-PLEASE READ OP>>>>>>>>>> liamstears has the exact method perfectly laid out for you. DO NOT BYPASS/ALTER ANY STEPS. READ then READ again,you will need to re-install recovery and custom rom or root.Done correctly nothing will happen but you doing the happy dance.
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22nd February 2013, 02:52 PM   |  #166  
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22nd February 2013, 03:33 PM   |  #167  
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I kind of like the tampered text!
I've done everything else except for tampered text. Personal I think it adds the hacked look to the bootloader, Rebel. Besides who is going to say "Hey can I see your bootloader". And to do the whole process over, no thanks. For all that have, congrats.
22nd February 2013, 11:45 PM   |  #168  
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Simple red text removal worked like a charm. Thanks!
23rd February 2013, 12:35 AM   |  #169  
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Re: [HBoot Mod] Remove red text from splash screen, Remove Tampered Text!
I totally agree with what you mean about following the process and not skipping any steps... And I've run the 1.85 RUU several times in the past (with S-ON) "to get a clean slate", if you will... and it always aborted and stopped at the beginning of the process if the phone wasn't oem-relocked.

Which is why I was totally shocked (with S-OFF) that 2.20 RUU ran to completion even though I had forgotten to oem-relock. And all seems well with my AT&T HOX. But yes, follow the process...

Sent from my HTC One X using xda app-developers app
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23rd February 2013, 12:49 AM   |  #170  
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Originally Posted by c5satellite2

Got an idea for Stealth mode:
S-off phone
Remove tampered and red text
Change s-off text to s-on
Change cid back to correct cid for your carrier
Relock phone

We should in theory be able to make the phone look like it is s-on, but still be s-off.

Sent from the HOXL dimension of S-OFF

The only problem is when you relock the bootloader it says "Relocked" rather than "Locked". Well at least it did on mine when I tried it a minute ago.

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