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One time poster
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎2012-06-22

Bootloader unlock allowed: No

Hi,

Not sure where to put this. I recently contacted O2 Ireland (my network provider) about the block on the bootloader unlock on my Xperia Arc S, who informed me they do not recommend unlocking the bootloader or offer any kind of support in relation to it. All they will provide me with is the sim unlock code, which I then requested.

I read in a similar topic that Sony could change the status to "Bootloader unlock allowed: Yes" if they were provided with an unlock code from Movistar. Is this also possible in relation to O2 Ireland? They seem very reluctant to offer me any kind of information in this regard.

Sony Xperia Support
Posts: 7,133
Registered: ‎2011-04-11

Re: Bootloader unlock allowed: No

I am unsure where this information has come from. We are unable to alter the bootloader unlockable status in any circumstance sorry.


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Forum Legend
Posts: 60,568
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: Bootloader unlock allowed: No

this is what he is talking about

http://talk.sonymobile.com/thread/40526?start=0&tstart=0

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unrelated topic, if you have some time please check this thread

http://talk.sonymobile.com/message/244522#244522

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