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How to check if is unlocked rooted and all?

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27th April 2014, 09:05 PM   |  #1  
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Hi to all, i got an m8 used, how can i check if is unlocked or rooted or something else? i think that is rooted because with root checker say that is rooted, when i see in bootloader it say s-on, u know how to get all back to stock like getting it new from store?
27th April 2014, 09:19 PM   |  #2  
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Hi to all, i got an m8 used, how can i check if is unlocked or rooted or something else? i think that is rooted because with root checker say that is rooted, when i see in bootloader it say s-on, u know how to get all back to stock like getting it new from store?

in the bootloader where it says s-on does it say locked or tampered
27th April 2014, 10:01 PM   |  #3  
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in the bootloader where it says s-on does it say locked or tampered

it say locked, i tried to install super su and unroot from there but root is still there
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27th April 2014, 10:15 PM   |  #4  
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i also noticed that i have stock recovery
27th April 2014, 10:17 PM   |  #5  
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it say locked, i tried to install super su and unroot from there but root is still there

what network is it on cause as far as i know only certain m8s can be rooted with out bootloader unlock and if the bootloader says locked it means its bootloader cant have been unlocked as it says s-on
27th April 2014, 10:18 PM   |  #6  
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what network is it on cause as far as i know only certain m8s can be rooted with out bootloader unlock and if the bootloader says locked it means its bootloader cant have been unlocked as it says s-on

it's not a locked phone just a euro version cid is htc_001, cannot be that relocked bootloader and back to s on without removing root?
27th April 2014, 10:30 PM   |  #7  
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The unlock could be spoofed and tampered could be removed with S-off and then s-on could be set.

Just install a root app like greenify or titanium backup and see if it asks for root.
27th April 2014, 10:32 PM   |  #8  
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The unlock could be spoofed and tampered could be removed with S-off and then s-on could be set.

Just install a root app like greenify or titanium backup and see if it asks for root.

if you s-on again it comes back up as tampered or relocked
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27th April 2014, 10:34 PM   |  #9  
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The unlock could be spoofed and tampered could be removed with S-off and then s-on could be set.

Just install a root app like greenify or titanium backup and see if it asks for root.

it never ask for permission, but i tried root explorer and i can see all the folder, greenify didn't ask for anything but seem to work
27th April 2014, 11:57 PM   |  #10  
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i tried installing supersu and app ask for permissions so is rooted, there is a way to unroot and check if is really s on and locked?

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