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How can I un-root if I'm running DC 2.08.1??

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by meangreengdub, Jun 3, 2010.

  1. meangreengdub

    meangreengdub Well-Known Member
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    I'd like to un-root and set my phone back to stock because I'm planning on getting the EVO. Will I have to wipe, flash a 1.5 rom then run the RUU then upgrade to stock 2.1?
     

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  2. mysticmead

    mysticmead Well-Known Member
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    just run the 2.1 RUU update and it'll be brand spanking new and unrooted....as well as unrootable until they get that part figured out.
     
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  3. meangreengdub

    meangreengdub Well-Known Member
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    Where can I find the 2.1 RUU?
     
  4. mysticmead

    mysticmead Well-Known Member
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    just download the 2.1 update from Sprint... that's a RUU
     
  5. meangreengdub

    meangreengdub Well-Known Member
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    So all I have to do to unroot my phone is download the 2.1 update from Sprint? I don't need to wipe my phone or use a program?

    I remember when I was rooted with a 1.5 rom I had to run a program that restored it to factory.
     
  6. gh0atd

    gh0atd Well-Known Member
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    That program you are referring to is a RUU.

    This program is the exact same thing, except it will load Sprint/HTC's newly released 2.1 ROM on the phone. However, no root exploits have been found if you do wish to root sometime in the future.
     
  7. chinkster

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    if you are planning on selling it, probably should just run the 1.5 ruu just incase the future owner decides to root it.
     
  8. meangreengdub

    meangreengdub Well-Known Member
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    Ok so just so I'm clear, all I need to do is follow these instructions??

    Support - Article
     
  9. mysticmead

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    yep.. that'll make it like a brand new hero with sprint 2.1... unrtooted..and currently not rootable
     
  10. meangreengdub

    meangreengdub Well-Known Member
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    Ok, thanks!
     
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