So, I have flashed so many roms on my OG and DX over the last 2+ years and I have had to flash the sbf files many times. One thing I always new was that I needed to backup my apps prior to flashing the sbf because my phone was going to be back in "out of the box" condition.
So today when I decided to go ahead and flash the fastboot file for my RAZE, I did the same thing. Funny thing is, when my phone turned back on it was not out of the box condition. I didn't have to reactivate or sign in and all of my apps were there and my screens were all configured the way I had them. But I was back to version 744 and unrooted.
So apparently, the fastboot files will take you back to stock but does not erase your data. Good to know for future reference!
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