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Root Rooting and warranties

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by jsp_1983, Jan 17, 2010.

  1. jsp_1983

    jsp_1983 Well-Known Member
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    If I root my Hero, I understand that it voids my warranty.

    Is it possible, then, to restore the phone to how my network supplied it to me, if I need to return it for repair, without them knowing that it had previously been rooted?

    Also... if I do root my phone and/ or upgrade Android on it, what happens to my paid-for applications? Does the Market automatically know which ones I've paid for and allow me to download them again?
     

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  2. Slug

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    Yes. See this thread for more discussion.

    Purchases are tied to your Google account, so provided you sign-in with the same details you can redownload paid apps without charge.
     
  3. jsp_1983

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    Great... Thanks!
     
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