Root Rooted Evo Want to go back to stock rom, how?

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  1. ctpoore413

    ctpoore413 Member
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    Rooted my Evo using the Toast rom, having tons of troubles with the SD card problem. I'm wanting to go back to stock so I can fix that, then us unrevokeds apk to root...
     

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  2. Colorado_Al

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    Go here:
    [ROM]RUU_Supersonic_1.32.651.1_Radio_1.39.00.04.26 - xda-developers
    download the file, connect your EVO to your PC, run the file. Will restore your EVO to factory state.
     
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  3. Radly

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    Will this also remove the OTA updates?
     
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  4. MisterEd

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    Probably, but it would just be downloaded OTA again.
     
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  6. ctpoore413

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    Thanks, I used this method last night, had to change the name of the file. Software is:1.23.651.1 after first update

    Asked me to update software just now, after update, it is :1.32.651.6
     
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  7. freshbasil

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    Does rooting the phone void the warranty at all? I guess the question here is, can Sprint tell if your phone was once rooted before?

    Thanks
     
  8. tkrechel

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    yes it voids the warranty, no they can't tell it has been rooted IF you return to stock using the RUU
     
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  9. dschoenike

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    Yeah, same here. Card kept showing up as empty shortly after reboots. It would work fine for a bit, but then get goofy. Ill give it a day before going back to stock. Thanks for the help here guys.
    dschoenike

    figures my first post was to get help for my screw up :)
     
  10. plmiller0905

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    So if I use this this to revert back to stock, I have to change the file name to 1.23.651.1?
     
  11. Pdub

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    Is there a way to back up your current rom? I haven't rooted my phone yet and would like a rom that I know is secure.
     
  12. ctpoore413

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    No, its PC36IMG.zip Remember the ".zip" it is where a lot of people mess up, I know I did.
     
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  13. rajnallan

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    After I have rooted the phone did an auto update of the latest software update. First it download the software and rebooted the phone. While rebooting picture of a harddisk imagecame and after sometime there was red question mark on top of the hardisk image. Thephone started , it was working. But when I tried to update the software again it says the software is corrupted and to download again. I would like to go back to the original version before rooting.

    I downloaded [ROM]RUU_Supersonic_1.32.651.1_Radio_1.39.00.04.26 - xda-developers as per your suggestion. Can you please let me know a step by step by process as to get back to the original state. I am a newbie.

    Thanks for your help

    Raj
     
  14. rajnallan

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    Hi there,

    I did manage to run the .exe file. It worked veru nicely . Thanks a lot.

    Raj
     
  15. KatieKate81

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    Also wanting to go back stock, however, downloaded the file, run it, and I keep getting USB connection errors, on two different computer, even downloaded the HTC Sync Pack to get the USB Drivers, and nothing. Any ideas?
     
  16. ctpoore413

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    The only thing you need your usb for is to get the stock "PC36IMG.zip" onto your sd card. There is a few threads over at xda devolpers with a stock/ sim-stock non-rooted rom download you can use. Once on the sd card, just make sure the file name is "PC36IMG.zip", reboot by holding I "think" vol. down and power. Wait few seconds, and it should ask if you want to uodate, say yes. after its done updating, it should ask if you want to reboot, say yes. Now your back to stock. Horray! Also, if your phone does not start flashing by itself after about a minunite, there should be a option to power down. After powering down, hold vol. up and power, this should fix it... My phone is not in front of me to try right now, sorry for the inconvinces this may cause. Good luck and I am not responsible for the bricking of any phones.... try at your own risk....
     
  17. marklyn

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    Out of curiosity, what (if any) is the significance of the name PC36IMG.zip or does it matter what the name is as long as it ends in zip.

    Also, is the "RUU_Supersonic_1.32.651.1_Radio_1.39.00.04.26_release_171253.exe" the same thing as the PC36IMG.zip, just applied to the phone differently?
     
  18. ysediq

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    i tried to install this rom but it give me erorr after that i cant use my evo only give me this screen :
    supersonic evt2-3 ship s-off
    hboot-2.02.0000
    microp-041f
    touch panel-atmel224_16ab
    radio-2.15.00.09.88
    oct 14 2010,19:14:47

    what can i do to fix it
     
  19. ocnbrze

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    in the hboot screen do you have an option to go to recovery? if you do then you can either restore a nandroid or flash another rom.
     
  20. ProudMomma1313

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    I need help from someone whos already gone back to stock. Please.
     
  21. ocnbrze

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    what do you need help with?
     
  22. Dstrcto47

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    I did this process and it keeps getting file errors and won't complete the process...I've tried many times and it's the same thing! It's stuck on the screen that says HTC with the error symbols! Can someone please help me ASAP!? It also won't load the radio! Please help!!!
     
  23. ocnbrze

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    welcome to the forums!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    what exactly are you trying to do? do you have a recovery that you can get to? what is your recovery? which PC36IMG file did you try?
     
  24. stvmtz27

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    I have s on but I keep trying run stock Rom and it reads it but won't give me the option to update it. And I reboot and I still have superuser app and superuser access. Can someone please help I have to get back to stock so it can be serviced.
     
  25. MizzouBrent

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    Somebody correct me if I'm wrong, but if you have S-ON, then you just need to load a Sprint RUU onto the root of your SD card with the name of PC36IMG.zip and then load up the bootloader and update.
     
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