Rooting the HTC Flyer

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Jun 3, 2011, 2:36:20 PM via Website

Apparently the bootloader is locked but not signed. There's a thread on XDA Forums about getting a root for the device.

Does anyone think that an easy root app (Like GingerBreak, Z4Mod, Super1Click) would work with the Flyer? I am a little afraid to try because I don't think there is anyway to restore your device yet. Does anyone have any ideas about this?

I've already tried Visionary 1 Click and no luck, but I didn't brick it.

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Jun 5, 2011, 12:11:16 PM via Website

I wouldn't really try it until a working method is confirmed or they release the SBF files to restore to stock in case of bricking. I bricked my Droid X a week before SBFs came out and it wasn't fun, so I'd say hold off on that for now.

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Jun 10, 2011, 5:23:55 PM via Website

HTC has said that they will be unlocking the bootloaders of all newly-released devices through an OTA update. I just wonder when this will happen...

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