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  1. X

    Thread Japanese Pixel 3 bootloader unlock

    So long story short, I've decided to get myself a used Pixel 3 and the shop where I'm going to get it from said that its a carrier Japanese model. From what I know, the Verizon model does not allow for OEM unlocking, so can anyone let me know if the Softbank/Docomo/AU variant of the phone allows...
  2. S

    Thread OEM unlock toggle missing under developer options

    The toggle to enable OEM unlocking under developer options is completely missing, and nothing seems to make a difference. The widely-shared workaround involving changing the date didn't work. Waiting seven whole days didn't work. Is 168 hours uptime with no reboots necessary? Is a Google...
  3. I

    Thread How to unlock bootloader for Vivo y21?

    Hey guys, can anyone teach me how to unlock bootloader for vivo y21. I have tried several ways from online but still fails. After I enter "fastboot oem unlock", my phone stuck. Please help!!! Thank you!!
  4. W

    Thread Status of unlocking Pixel 3a XL on Verizon? Is there hope, or just doom and gloom?

    In retrospect, it was fairly naive of me to assume I could easily accomplish using an unlocked phone running LineageOS on the Verizon Network, especially knowing my history dealing with the company. Nevertheless, I purchased a Pixel 3a XL on Amazon thinking that it was unlocked, and mistakenly...
  5. N

    Thread bad phone never buying samsung again [EDIT] i need a sim card to oem unlocking

    TLDR: i did everything people say except adb and reflash like god damn man my phone is so damn slow i wanna install lineage os im trying to root my a10e but no oem im connected to a google account im connected to a samsung account i havent turned it off i have over 1 week uptime im connected...
  6. T

    Thread [Unsolved] Unable to unlock bootloader and unable to boot Android and change the oem unlock setting.

    I want to unlock the bootloader of my tablet but I don't have access to Android because it doesn't boot anymore. Reinstalling Android via Xperia mobile didn't work so I wanted to flash recovery and see what else I could do to maybe fix it. But there's one problem: Whenever I enter the oem...
  7. crackmymind403

    Thread Bootloop Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus (Vince) Locked Bootloader

    I have Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus with Pixel Experience ROM Android 9, but lately my device suddenly shut down even though the battery still 78%, i tried unplug the battery socket, but still suddenly shut down. So, i wanna flash new ROM which Android Version is 10. But i failed, some people said i must...
  8. ePhantom98

    Thread cant oem unlock bootloader on Samsung tab a6

    I'm trying to install lineageos on my tab a6 and have gotten to the point where I have the bootloader unlocked in developer options but when i run the command adb reboot bootloader it simply reboots it normally and not into the bootloader. The "restart to bootloader" in the recovery screen also...
  9. U

    Thread Nokia TA-1053 - how to install lineageOS and unlock bootloader - it"s on android 7.1.1, 1.June 2017 security patch

    hey there, just wanted to flash twrp and lineageOS with magisk, but as I understood from all my reading here on the forum, I think that it is not that easy as on other phones - you have to buy a bootloader unlock key? I"m on ANDROID 7.1.1 ...
  10. E

    Thread Bootloader Unlock Code Characteristics

    I'm trying to unlock a moto g3 (variant XT1548). The Motorola website tells me that it isn't possible for this phone. I am considering if it is possible and practical to brute force the unlock. This program looks like a good starting point...
  11. J

    Thread OEM unlocking

    Hello, I have a brand new Xperia XZ1 Compact (G8441) and I'm setting out to install LineageOS on it. I understand the first step is to unlock the bootloader. I have followed Sony's instructions here but I get this error when I run the fastboot unlock command: ./fastboot oem unlock...
  12. eM-Krow

    Thread Can't Enable OEM Unlocking

    I've had this Pixel 2 for years now and like it a bit but I still can't root it because of Verizon locking the ability to enable OEM Unlocking. I've tried to unlock via usb and using lock/unlock critical and such. I've tried downgrading and it fails to do so. Couldn't I just root it without...
  13. Ayle Kalani

    Thread Fashing Locked e Unlock OEM At Developer Option.. Moto G7 Plus

    How to unlock the OEM when I could not activate the developer options, because the device does not turn on? It is not possible to flash a ROM because it says: flashing_locked In short, the device only goes to Fastboot. ------------------ I manage to do the following. I did a temporary boot...
  14. B

    Thread Rooting/Installing Stock Android on Note 20 Ultra AT&T SnapDragon version?

    I am planning on getting a Note 20 Ultra later today from AT&T I will be paying it off as I go. Personally I hate the look and functionality of Samsung's UI so I am hoping to install stock Android 10 on it. Will I be able to do this? Personally I don't know if OEM Unlocking will be an enablable...
  15. K

    Thread OEM UNLOCK option missing

    I need to know if the SM-986U1 bootloader is un-lockable. I bought this phone new, factory unlocked. Activated service with Boost Mobile and everything works great but the (allow OEM unlock) option in developer mode is missing. Can someone please help?
  16. K

    Thread OEM UNLOCK option on SM-G975U1

    Hey guys, I just bought a Galaxy S10 Plus "unlocked" new. I activated it with a Boost mobile BYO sim kit and everything works great. I decided it was time to root so I went into developer mode and the OEM UNLOCK toggle is not there. I tried all the usual methods to get it to show up (change...
  17. MrElectrifyer

    Thread Accidentally Disabled OEM Unlock on SM-N950N (w/ SM-N950F CSC), how to Recover Data?

    Hey guys, Here's the situation. I was in the process of completing the setup of my 768GB Note 8 (SM-N950N) with Dr.Ketan P12 custom ROM, and RZ Kernal (for DriveDroid support). Out of nowhere, my Note 8 camera just stopped working, and the Dr.Ketan ROM Tools and Tweaks Pro apps could no longer...
  18. kevorski

    Thread Other options for OEM unlock

    So I just received a brand new S10 from Sprint. I am trying to enable OEM Unlock so that I can root the device. However, the option does not appear under Developer Options. I have tried to clock reset about 20 different times with no luck. Does anyone know of any other way to get OEM Unlock to...
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    Thread Persistent RMM state prenormal: where did you buy your phone?

    If you're one of the unlucky ones whose RMM state prenormal never clears and remains prenormal forever, please post here and mention where you bought your phone. Also check settings -> about phone -> software -> carrier software and post your 3 (or 4) csc codes. I bought mine in Saudi Arabia...
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    Thread Oem Unlock

    Hello. I have few question. At XDA, i saw solution for oem unlock with changing date. It worked at first time, oem unlock option is shown. after that, i flashed twrp and then root. everythings seems fine to when i reboot my phone. i got error that say "only official released binaries are...
  21. su-do

    Thread No OEM unlock ?

    Why am I not seeing OEM Unlock option inside Developer Options? Is it only me or everyone is the same? ZB602KL 4GB .338
  22. T

    Thread CAN'T ACCESS TO ProjectMenu ON MATE 8 EMUI 8

    I accidentality flashed a wrong oreo Chinese firmware on my international mate (nxt-L29), with that I'm stuck with booth bootloader and FRP lock ("enable OEM unlock" option in developer mode sitting is greyed). in attempt to resolve this problem I'm asked to put USB ports setting on...
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    Thread Fix for missing OEM Unlock option | Note 9 SM-N960F / Exynos International Variant?

    Does anyone have a fix for the missing OEM Unlock option in Developer options, without waiting for the obligatory 7 day (168-hour) uptime on the international variant of the Note 9? I have tried many methods as outlined here in this thread...
  24. crossmission

    Thread Google Pay stopped working after OEM unlock

    I guess the title says it all but a little info, a couple of months ago I went on to settings and ticked on the OEM unlock option but never went forward with any flashing, no custom recovery, no kernel, nothing, plain stock Samsung ROM. 3 days ago I went to pick up some newspapers for work and...
  25. Mukul_Meena

    Thread remote: oem unlock is not allowed

    Hi, I am using my Nextbit Robin Oem Unlock from last 1 year but today i decided to go back to stock with locked Oem. I flashed the stock rom and locked the Oem at the same time but when i restarted the phone it got stuck at the boot. So I went ahead with the 'fastboot oem unlock' command, and...
  26. SaadatM

    Thread [Exynos] Questions concering OEM Unlock

    -This is probably going to be confusing and a bit all over the place, bear with me.- So, I bought my N8 back in November and directly went in to the dev options and saw OEM Unlock was available. Now I didn't bother with it and now recently I've been thinking about rooting it, the catch is I've...
  27. S

    Thread [A3 2016] Recover data from FRP Lock bootloop?

    No idea what possessed me to do it (it was late), I unchecked "OEM Unlock", and bricked my phone. (Android 5.1.1, stock recovery, rooted) It's stuck in a bootloop with the red message "Custom binary blocked by FRP lock." I've read many other posts stating that flashing stock firmware will...
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    Thread 'Only official released binaries are allowed to be flashed' - After OEM Unlock 1 Wk.

    Trying to compile as many users who have faced the same issue and to get some data to find a work around. SM-N950F - Australian (TEL/TEL/TEL) post paid Telstra Note 8. Waited one week for 'Allow OEM to be unlocked' to appear in Dev Settings. This is my experience and now have the official...
  29. K

    Thread Storage protection, OEM lock and flashing

    Hi all, I got a question related to the Data storage protection, OEM unlock and flashing. I have a rooted stock rom with custom recovery. I still have the data storage protection. So it is not possible to backup or flash the Data storage, but only System in custom recovery. Now I know I can...
  30. Zentom

    Thread 'Enable OEM Unlock' not working?

    Hi, I have a LG G4 H815 on Lollipop and I want to unlock it's bootloader to root it and flash an update and do other stuff. I want to try to unlock the bootloader the official way but whenever I go into the developer options and press the 'Enable OEM Unlock', it gives me a warning and I tap Ok...
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    Thread M9pt OEM Unlock

    I have following HTC M9pt from China Mobile (:crying:), HTC_HIAU_ML 128 S-ON CID-HTCCN704 LK-1.01.0000 OS-2.30.1403.1 Problem is - the OEM Unlock option is missing (probably hidden). So I'm unable to unlock the bootloader using htcdev. Which messes up my whole HTC experience as I'm unable to...
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    Thread The definite guide to rooting Samsung Galaxy J3(2016) SM-J320FN & FRP Locked Bootloop

    The definite guide to rooting Samsung Galaxy J3(2016) SM-J320FN & FRP Locked Bootloop As first I have to say, I had to create a thread in Q&A because of the low rank, but I am sure this can be moved to the J3 section as there are many questions on how to gain root access to this device. This...
  33. pixelens

    Thread Relocking Moto Z

    I have a Moto Z (XT1650-03) which I OEM Unlocked using the process to obtain a code from the Motorola site. I've reflashed the stock firmware XT1650-03_GRIFFIN_RETCA_MPL24.246-17_cid50_subsidy-DEFAULT_regulatory-DEFAULT_CFC. However, whenever I try to use the fastboot oem lock function, I get...
  34. S

    Thread Android 7.0 DP5 OEM Unlock is grayed

    Hi, Why is in the DP5 under developer settings the OEM Unlock switch grayed and can't be enabled? The bootloader is unlock and a reboot doesn't help... Regards Greg
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    Thread Asus Zenfone Go Z00VD no OEM Unlock

    Hi everyone, i have a problem with my Asus Zenfone Go; i would like to root it but every guide i check says to enable OEM Unlock and i know that i need this option to unlock bootloader but there's no such option in my device. I tried to unlock it anyway and he stopped when he ask me if i want to...
  36. playahate

    Thread [INFO] Nexus 6 / Nexus 9 Enable OEM Unlock [GUIDE] Unlock via TWRP/CWM

    INTRO This thread and the method described is dedicated to bricked Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 that has TWRP installed but locked bootloader. No wipes are helpfull, ROMs flashes (or not) but gives permanent bootloop. If no other methods work, then here is your chance: IMPORTANT!!! The unlockN6.img...
  37. Cm9aphla

    Thread How to enable OEM Unlock on the LG G4

    This an incredibly easy way to OEM unlock your G4. **NOTE** This software feature might not be avaliable on the carrier based versions of the G4 like, Verizon, Sprint ect. If you have a preview unit or carrier unlocked version of the G4 then this will be very simple. 1. Enable Developer...
  38. S

    Thread HELP PLEASE! Stuck in bootloader, NEXUS 6

    Hi, I wanted to flash the 5.1 update to my new Nexus 6. I went all over the basic steps. After I unlocked the bootloader I tried to flash the image with the flash-all command. It failed, so I remembered maybe I forgot to click on USB debugging? (This confuses me because I think I shouldn't be...
  39. V

    Thread [Q] wifi Xoom 3.1 unlocking bootloader error...

    I've followed all the guides to a T. and my SDK is able to run nicely. However, once I've made contact w/ my device in 'usb debugging mode', tested the connection w/ "adb devices" in command prompt, and set the device to bootloader w/ the "adb reboot bootloader" command, and finally I give it...
  40. J

    Thread [Q] Nexus s Stuck at fastboot OEM UNlock

    My Nexus s is stuck at GOOGLE LOGO Here is the Boot Loader Details. Boot Loader version is : I9020XXKA3 baseband : I9020XXKB1 Locked sTate : LOCKEd I have downloaded the stock nandroid , but not able to put it on the phone memory. then tried to unlock the BOOT Loader in order to install...