How To S-Off HTC One (M7) – Revone Method
It seems that the HTC One (M7) is going to become the sweat dish of development community by the virtue of various compatibilities as the phone has gained S-off security hack which mean it can be written to, you can access to almost all areas of your phone’s system. Thanks to recognized XDA developer ieftm for sharing the work of Revolutionary’s work. Keep in mind that S-off enables people to easily break the phone, don’t S-off without any reason. If you are not aware with S-Off reasons, it gives SuperCID’s right that you can use to install any RUU on your HTC One like you can install the RUU of HTC One developer edition, RUU of HTC One Google Edition or any other you want. Simply I would like to say that having S-off on HTC One can make you able to install latest WWE & EU and RUU without wait for any carrier.
However if you are not familiar with basic knowledge of common Android tools, you should stay away. Revolutionary team with the help of revone tool did it as a preview, the method is pretty easy to understand with help of Linux-only utility or Windows ADB drivers.
Read on how to S-off HTC One with revone tool, ensure Android ADB drivers are installed on your computer, you can this guide for Windows and this guide for Mac. You may need latest drivers for Jelly Bean. Enable USB Debugging on, to do this, go to Menu> Settings> Application> Development.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Download Revone tool for HTC One from here and push it to your device: adb push revone /data/local/tmp/.
Step #2: Launch the command prompt / terminal on your computer.
Step #3: Navigate to folder where Revone tool is located.
Step #4: Issue following commands to command prompt:
adb push revone /data/local/tmp/
Step #5: If you’re unlocked and rooted user, issue “su” to switch to root.
Step #6: Issue following commands at this time:
chmod 755 revone
Step #7: If you get success message, reboot the phone but if you get message saying reboot phone and try again, reboot phone wait for at least two minutes and repeat the process. If you’re successful continue the procedure:
Step #8: Launch another command prompt / terminal.
Step #9: Issue following commands:
./revone -s 0 –u
You have option to us ‘-l’, ‘-r’ and ‘-t’ attributes later on for locking, relocking and resetting the device’s tamper flag respectively, you may check following examples:
* -u – Unlock
* -l – Lock
* -r – Relock
* -t – Reset the device’s tamper flag.
Step #10: If you got success message, reboot phone in bootloader mode that you can do by issuing following command to check S-off:
adb reboot bootloader
Step #11: You’re done.
That’s it, your HTC One now have S-off, you may use the below comment section to leave thoughts.