Unroot return to Verizon question


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  1. blubill

    blubill Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    My camera on my Droid has stopped working and because it's within the 30 days of me activating the phone they offered to give me a Droid X instead with only paying the restocking fee. I am pretty sure I am going to take this deal, but the question I have is:

    When I revert to stock adroid and do the OTA update to 2.1 do I also need to downgrade my baseband or does that do that automatically? Just curious because I'd really like to return the phone with no traces of the root.
     

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    if you use the 2.0.1 sbf I think it changes your baseband, but it actually doesnt really matter since the 2.1 update does for sure flash a new baseband and they will set it to what it should be.
     
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    blubill Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Thanks OMJ, I think I saw in one of your other posts where you linked how to do the sbf file/method. I'm searching for it yet, but no luck.
     
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    In the Guide to All Things Root Related the second post. Thats all about how to sbf back to 2.0.1
     
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    blubill Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Thanks again, you do a great service here to a lot of people.
     
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    nathan312 Well-Known Member

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    Just to verify, it DOES downgrade your baseband. I just reverted to stock 2.0.1 and did the OTA to 2.1 and my baseband is the original one. Nice going on getting a free X lol! Gratz. I'd take one...maybe.
     
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    blubill Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Yea it was a tough situation.....I was in the zoo with my family and the camera wasn't working. I think I had their pity on my side lol.
     
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    Thanks :D
     
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    WHY ON EARTH would YOU have to pay a restocking fee for a warranty replacement of a phone within 30 days of purchase?! You're actually going to give them money to replace something that they HAVE to replace anyway?? Just curious.
     

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