1. rich.x87's Avatar
    Ok, the thing is this:

    When i got my phone it came with some HTC Sense tuned for Bell Canada (lots of bloatware), so I rooted it and flashed the stock ROM released from HTC for the HTC Desire Z to get rid of all the bloatware.

    Since it was the stock ROM, the update that HTC pushed in the last months was installed, so I lost the super user app. Anyway, I wanted to flash a new ROM and found my self in serious troubles because the super user was lost. In any case, using adb tools, y rebooted into boot loader, finding my self with Hboot and S-OFF. Does that mean that my phone is rooted, but I dont have the Super User acces?

    If this is so, then I could flash a new ROM from hBoot right?

    07-05-2011 04:34 PM
  2. crump84's Avatar
    Sounds like you flashed a non rooted ROM and that's why you lost SU permissions. If you still have S-off then you are still rooted. Once you get into Hboot (assuming you have flashed recovery) you should be able to access recovery and flash any ROM from there.
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    07-05-2011 05:06 PM
  3. rich.x87's Avatar
    In the end, I had serious troubles with the un-rootable ROM. Lucky enough, I had S-OFF, otherwise it would had been a pain in the arse root the thing, cause I had to downgrade the firmware with a goldencard, which i cant make cause I only have Mac computers at home.

    I downloaded Visionary, Perm rooted and flashed Sense 3.0 ROM from ROM Manager. I'm loving the new sense interation, handled well by my HTC DZ.

    Thanks for the help!
    07-06-2011 03:13 PM