1. rajpotula's Avatar

    I was previously on a custom ROM (4.4.2 with Sense 6 HTC One M7) and just yesterday got back to Stock successfully. However, do I need to lock the bootloader and get the S-OFF to S-ON to receive OTA (I am in India and the phone was purchased here)?

    The status right now is:
    Bootloader: unlocked

    I got the updates after switching to stock till 4.2.2, but it stopped there.

    Really appreciate your help! Thanks :-)
    07-26-2014 12:28 AM
  2. TarekElsakka's Avatar
    No, you don't have to go back to S-ON, however I believe you'd need to relock the bootloader in order to be able to perform OTA updates.
    07-26-2014 04:28 AM
  3. rajpotula's Avatar

    Yes, I had to finally root the phone again, lock the bootloader (left the S as S-OFF) and then got back on stock RUU. And it worked!

    Finally on 4.4.2 with Sense 6 :-)

    Thanks for your time!

    07-26-2014 05:45 AM
  4. TarekElsakka's Avatar
    Oh you're most welcome, mate, and I am glad you figured it out.

    M7 for the win!
    07-26-2014 05:52 AM
  5. Alex Tiunov's Avatar
    How i can lock the bootloader ?

    I have the same problem, HTC one M7 with 4.4.2. android, but only Sense 5.5, update does not come.

    Can you show me by the steps what i have to do ?

    Thank you so much!
    07-26-2014 09:44 AM
  6. Alex Tiunov's Avatar
    I have:
    **** LOCKED ****
    HBOOT - 1.56
    os - 4.21.422.2
    07-26-2014 10:11 AM
  7. TarekElsakka's Avatar
    Your bootloader is LOCKED, mate.
    07-27-2014 01:33 AM
  8. Alex Tiunov's Avatar
    I see that already, but i still don't have update coming up.
    Do you have any ideas why ?
    07-28-2014 08:14 AM

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