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Root Will 'Factory Restore' truly replace my modded OS with its original??

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by HappyJoe, Feb 9, 2012.

  1. HappyJoe

    HappyJoe Well-Known Member
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    I want to sell my Hero, which currently sports a 2.3.4 Elelinux mod, so think it might be a good idea to restore it to its last kosher HTC kernel.

    Will 'Factory Restore' from Settings be enough to do this unaided? If not,
    will running (how, I have yet to find out) my copy of 'recovery-clockwork-2.5.0.7-hero.img' do this?

    Alternatively, since I want to pass on a clean machine without any real problems - what might be the most stable and unsurprising alternative to install?
     

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  2. DonB

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    I will move your post to ATR section to get a better answer, but I believe you will have to run the RUU.exe to get back to Stock, or if you did a Nandroid back of your stock ROM when you rooted you can restore that
     
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