Windows Phone 7 unlocker released

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Hey guys seems there is some news files to test on your WP7.


Today we have an exciting breakthrough for the Windows Phone 7 homebrew community - the ability for anyone to unlock a WP7 device without a Marketplace developer account.

Unlocking allows the sideloading of experimental applications that would otherwise can’t be published to the Marketplace, such as those which access private or native APIs.

We’ve taken the pain out of the process involved and put together a super simple executable that will allow anyone to unlock any WP7 device on the market using a USB cable and just a couple clicks.

This tool is completely safe and reversible for the phone. (The app even allows you to relock the phone.)

v1.0 download mirrors:

Minimum supported OS: Windows XP SP2
As this is our first release, you may run into issues. Please explain your issue in the comments below and we’ll try our best to help.

Expect more goodies/tools to be released in the near future.

We look forward to what the broader community can do with this.

- Rafael Rivera, Chris Walsh, Long Zheng

you can discuss about it here hope it will help.
Not sure to post here or in general but it will certainly help for futur hacking so.
25th November 2010, 03:55 PM |#2  
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And so the genie is out the bottle....

Cause for celebration!!! Great work guys!!
25th November 2010, 03:57 PM |#3  
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Great to know this! hopefully soon we see some surprises!
25th November 2010, 04:17 PM |#4  
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Not working for me

25th November 2010, 04:24 PM |#5  
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Originally Posted by Smoothound

Not working for me

You can't use a "Guest" relationship.
25th November 2010, 04:26 PM |#6  
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i hope we can use it for the ported win phoneon hd2 ...can we ?
25th November 2010, 04:35 PM |#7  
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is it true for hd2 ports?
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That was quick! Fantastic news for developers. Just need to get our teeth into some native code and we will start seeing some applications which aren't rss readers!
25th November 2010, 04:49 PM |#9  
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NVM.. stupid question
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it isn't working you have to ad this .reg

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

I am off now have to restart the pc
25th November 2010, 05:02 PM |#11  
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Originally Posted by AceofSpades25

How are the apps sideloaded once the phone is unlocked?

Do you just email the xap to yourself?

using the Application Deployment tool in the WP SDK, same as you would with a developer-unlocked phone.
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