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xoom: restore to factory defaults (unroot, restore original rom and re-lock)

I recently bought a second-hand Motorola xoom tablet device and found out that it had been rooted and the rom was not the original one (easy to detect due to very ugly splash-screen). Here is a step-by-step guide on how to restore original system: connect the power cord to the tablet ensure android sdk is correctly installed on your computer download the original rom from motorola website, ensure to retrieve the one matching your device version: http://developer.motorola.com/products/software/ unzip the content of downloaded zip from motorola website. You should end-up with the following 4 files: boot.img recovery.img system.img userdata.img add correct […]