1. Windows Central Question's Avatar
    how do i bypass protection recovery on lumia 640 pte rm-1073
    10-13-2016 01:22 AM
  2. slyronit's Avatar
    how do i bypass protection recovery on lumia 640 pte rm-1073
    You can't, that is the point. Even device recovery tool will not work, as it checks the reset protection status before flashing the firmware. Can't you ask the original owner to remove the device from their MS account?
    10-13-2016 03:53 AM
  3. m_r_nadh's Avatar
    It is doable. I just posted a response over here:
    https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...e-b5f8d79ec40d

    Follow the procedure mentioned here: You should get it done in about 2 hours in two steps:

    1) Unbranding

    https://forum.xda-developers.com/win...0-lte-t3294971

    Optionally you might need WPI tool in case if your phone doesn't boot after step 1) Reflash the same .ffu from step 1) using this tool. Phone should boot.

    https://www.wpinternals.net/

    2) RESET reset protection



    I have done it for two of my in-laws ATT branded Lumia 640's and it worked!

    Good Luck
    03-20-2018 05:37 PM
  4. Syed 999's Avatar
    Recovery key send me plz sir
    03-24-2018 11:22 PM
  5. RumoredNow's Avatar
    Recovery key send me plz sir
    This is a fan based news and discussion site. We are not Microsoft and can not send you the recovery key.

    Log into your Microsoft Account in a web browser, go to devices, find the device on the list and click the link to get the key.
    03-25-2018 11:28 AM
  6. Mwape's Avatar
    Any help pliz, am trying to download WPBLUE.7z file now it needs decryption key. Any one knows how to decrypt the file?
    10-29-2018 02:44 AM

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