How to UNROOT Milesone?


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  1. dbbreaker

    dbbreaker New Member This Topic's Starter

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    I have a Milestone that I rooted awhile back and want to go back to "unrooted" I find my Milestone has been rebooting alot since I rooted. Now I am not sure if it could have been the apps that I installed. So I went and removed all apps and it still reboots. I wiped data/cache reset, and still reboots.
    This is a UK Milestone. Is there any easy steps for this? I am a total newb and trying to find info on this has been sketchy at best. Now I was thinking of using RSD Lite and flashing the phone with the original 2.0 ROM. Will that get rid of root? I am thinking no. I just want to go back to the original stock and then see if the problem is with the phone itself then I could arrange to have it exchanged.

    Please halp!
     

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  2. hef

    hef Well-Known Member

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  3. dbbreaker

    dbbreaker New Member This Topic's Starter

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    Thanks I wasn't sure about it getting rid of root.

    I read over your post and will try reseating the SD card and SIM card...see if that makes a difference.

    If not then I am going to flash the Milestone back to 2.0. It's been really frustrating with the reboots. When I updated to 2.01, I didn't have any problems. Worked fine for a couple weeks then once I rooted, thats when it started.
     
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    Flash up to 2.1 if you can. Atleast it fixes the autofocus bug thats there in 2.0
     
  5. knudsen81

    knudsen81 Well-Known Member

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    is this the stock 2.0.1 firmware for the milestone

    SHOLS_U2_01.14.0_UCASHLSEMEAB1B803F.0R_USASHLS00RTGB_P019_A016_HWp2a_1FF.sbf
     
  6. dancedreamfly

    dancedreamfly Well-Known Member

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    ^ Yes that's the version for Hong Kong.
     
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    knudsen81 Well-Known Member

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    when i download the file it says it was retail uk firmware????
     
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    dancedreamfly Well-Known Member

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    Oh sorry, my mistake then. Was just looking at the first few characters, and 1.14 is HK. Probably UK too. But in any case, I flashed the HK on my UK Milestone and nothing changed.
     
  9. knudsen81

    knudsen81 Well-Known Member

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    yes i think it is the same name for all
     
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  11. BadSectorGR

    BadSectorGR Active Member

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    Hi all,
    Back to Android after 6 months!
    I just got a Motorola Milestone that is rooted and I want to un-root it.

    Some info re the rooting below:

    1) I live in Greece (Wind is my provider)
    2) Mod Version: CyanogenMod-7.2.0-RC1-umts_sholes-KANG
    3) Under settings > about phone > Firmware configuration version I can see this:
    Baseband version: 3GSMEPU91A_U_91.09.04I

    I have never "played" with rooting/un-rooting so I am a noob :)

    Thanks.
     

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