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Default Cant remove Custom Padlock on Boot

like the titles says..cant remove the custom padlock logo when it boots..throught exposed. im on NC2 From running hyperdrive rls8 and i even tried it on ricksrom final release it wont go away. is their anyone who has this problem?
 
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I have this problem too but have learned to just deal with it. I don't think wanam security hack works anymore as I've toggled it and Rebooted a lot. I'm stock NC2. Just rooted

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The app Triangle Away will take care of it. Once installed hit the "Reset Flash Counter" and you'll be all set.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/gala...v3-10-t1494114
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I've heard before you can only do that on Dev edition phones and doing it to a locked bootloader is bad. Have you used this on a retail note 3? Just curious. Cause I've offered that Intel before months ago and many corrected me and said it couldn't be done to our retail phones.

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I've heard before you can only do that on Dev edition phones and doing it to a locked bootloader is bad. Have you used this on a retail note 3? Just curious. Cause I've offered that Intel before months ago and many corrected me and said it couldn't be done to our retail phones.

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I've been doing it on my Retail Note 3 for several months.
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Good to know. Then i know what I'm doing next. Thank you kind sir. Didn't want to brick my phone over just losing a padlock. But now that I know is safe. Woot

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I've heard before you can only do that on Dev edition phones and doing it to a locked bootloader is bad. Have you used this on a retail note 3? Just curious. Cause I've offered that Intel before months ago and many corrected me and said it couldn't be done to our retail phones.

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I finally tried it as well and it works perfectly [emoji106]

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