Can I unlock a bootloader for my HTC device?
HTC is committed to assisting customers in unlocking bootloaders for HTC devices. However, due to some of our carrier customers concerns, certain models with specific restrictions may not be able to be unlocked.
How to unlock the bootloader of a model?
Here’s the direct link to the unlock bootloader page → link. Now select “All Other Supported Models” from the drop down menu on the right and then click on the “Begin Unlock Bootloader” page.
How to unlock bootloader in Windows 10?
Open your Internet browser and go to this URL → http://www.htcdev.com and create an account for yourself using the Register link. After completing the registration and verifying your e-mail, login with your new account and open the “unlock bootloader” page. Here’s the direct link to the unlock bootloader page → link.
Is the unlocking of the bootloader covered under warranty?
It is our responsibility to caution you that not all claims resulting or caused by or from the unlocking of the bootloader may be covered under warranty. Please note that unlocking your bootloader does not mean that you will be able to unlock the SIM lock.
Is it possible to unlock the bootloader on a KitKat device?
If you installed HTC Sync, they are already on your Mac. Unfortunately, Big Red (Verizon) thought it best to remove the ability to unlock your bootloader through HTC Dev. Because of this added security measure, any One running KitKat cannot be unlocked or S-Off’d.
Can I unlock my SIM lock if my bootloader is unlocked?
Please note that unlocking your bootloader does not mean that you will be able to unlock the SIM lock. Unlocking your SIM lock is at the discretion of your operator/carrier and is not part of the bootloader unlocking scope.
Will the bootloader be unlocked for 2011 models?
HTC is committed to listening to users and delivering customer satisfaction. We have heard your voice and starting now, we will allow our bootloader to be unlocked for 2011 models going forward.