1. waazzupppp's Avatar
    Ok, there has been tons of talk about flashing the M8 Android device to Windows Phone, but I haven't seen many people attempting to do the opposite. Is there any possible way of obtaining the VZW RUU for the latest Android release to try this? The device ID comes up different in Verizon's software, but the actual hardware is the same.

    Anyone have access to the RUU and how to force boot in to the device? Most people are working the dual boot thing forwards into Windows Phone... I thought I'd try it backwards to see what happens - if I can find the stuff I need.
    12-13-2014 07:57 PM
  2. whitelunchbag's Avatar
    You need to go to XDA for this sort of thing

    My M8 posted this
    12-13-2014 11:52 PM
  3. benny3's Avatar
    Just a little advice,If you need to ask where a VZW RUU can be obtained my guess is you might just want to leave your as is.Because first verizon doesnt use RUU's, there are some home made packages on xda and thats about it
    12-14-2014 03:33 PM
  4. waazzupppp's Avatar
    Actually... They do use RUU's still, but not in the old fashioned - download and install way. They use their new SRA software via PC, the RUU is downloaded locally to a temp folder, then flashed to you device. 99.9% of people update OTA, which I why there are "no" RUU's to be found. I actually have a copy of the RUU for the lastest WP version, but I am looking for one for the 4.4.4 Android release.

    And yes, I have already posted over at XDA, but was hoping someone here had captured the RUU as well.

    Thanks though!
    12-15-2014 10:37 AM
  5. benny3's Avatar
    If there was a RUU it would be here
    HTC One (M8) Verizon - News & download - Support | HTC United States

    Heres the same for sprint and if you notice at the bottom of the page is the link to the RUU
    12-18-2014 10:31 PM
  6. Lodingi's Avatar
    So what was the outcome?
    12-27-2014 11:04 AM

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