1. gargavf's Avatar
    I have read about unlocking my boot loader. So, I use the fastboot oem unlock command.

    I'm fine with losing data on the phone doing this.

    I understand I can lock it with fastboot oem lock. (is that ever unsafe?) like can I always unlock..

    If I then do a factory reset, (by settings or by boot loader recovery mode), will it relock my phone?

    I would like to know if anything like that is is irreversiible.

    And if it is reversible. Then fine the fastboot oem lock/unlock can do/reverse it but what about the standard factory reset option.. Will that put it back to locked?
    08-12-2014 06:43 PM
  2. Aquila's Avatar
    On a Nexus you can lock and unlock at will. Factory reset will not relock or reunlock you.
    08-12-2014 06:51 PM
  3. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Factory resetting will not relock the bootloader. There is nothing wrong with wanting to do that. Just keep in mind if you relock it, and then unlock it, a wipe will happen again.
    Aquila likes this.
    08-12-2014 06:53 PM

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