Recently, Motorola rolled out the next version of Android update a.k.a 3.0.1 for the Xoom, which in the meantime not only going to support the Adobe Flash Player 10.1 but also recently released Flash Player 10.2 version on it. Well, the new update comes with lots of bug fixes and improvements but unfortunately, this update is not available for Motorola’s Xoom (rooted) tablets. However, rooted Xoom can be updated to 3.0.1 by rolling back the device to stock and relocked it.

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How to Unroot Motorola Xoom


Here, we are listing the way to re-lock and unroot Motorola Xoom:

  • Before performing these steps, the Android SDK must be installed. If you don’t have, you can download it from here.
  • Download the official HRI39 build from Motorola site.
  • Unzip the files in and move or copy them to the /platform –tools folder in your SDK folder.
  • Now, connect your Xoom to your computer.
  • Type adb reboot bootloader. Wait for it to reboot into the bootloader.
  • Type the following commands, waiting for each to finish before continuing
    • Fastboot flash boot bot.img
    • Fastboot flash system system.img
    • Fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
    • Fastboot flash userdata userdata.img
    • Fastboot erase cache

To relock the device you need to type “Fastboot oem lock” and wait for the menu. Now press the volume down (-) button and then press the volume up button (+).

After completing this process, just reboot Xoom. You device is now factory restored and you will now be able to receive 3.0.1 update as well as all the future updates from Motorola.

Via [Android Central]

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