Unrooting thunderbolt

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    When you unroot, does it return the custom roms/kernals back to stock, or do i have return them to stock before unrooting?
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    I would also like o add a question:

    what radio do I need to get if I want to go back to stock?
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    It will install everything that came with the stock ruu so you don't need to return to stock before hand.

    I think the latest froyo radio update is 1.16.00.0402w_1
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    Thanks now my next question:

    This thread seems to easy, just download and HBoot it? whats the catch? or is it really that simple?
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    Yes it's that easy. You'll need to rename it PG05IMG.zip and then boot into hboot. This will flash the ruu and take s-off(root) but I don't think that one you linked is the latest OTA, but that shouldn't matter.
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    Shouldn't matter because it will download the latest OTA after it's done putting my TB back to stock.

    Not immediately, but maybe after 24-48 hours the Newly Stocked TB will get an over the air update?


    Just weird that I see all these tutorials of tons of things to do in order to get the phone stock, and all this does is HBoot it.
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    Some ruu's have s-off on and some are stock. Just need to find the right "stock" one.

    Flash it and try to use Superuser. Shouldn't work at all.
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    Thanks for the help
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