General Category => Support => Unlock your phone without root => Topic started by: Nodial on December 16, 2017, 03:30:43 PM
This procedure won't root your phone, it will allow you to unlock it using a COMBINATION ROM and our app.
This procedure WILL factory reset your phone. Backup with SmartSwitch to save any data/pictures/videos.
1.) Download and install our unlock app (https://idoneapps.com/unlock.apk).
2.) Purchase the unlock from within the app.
3.) Download COMBINATION_FA70_G955USQU2AQK2 and also G955U stock ROM from below.
4.) Connect the phone to the PC using an USB cable and wait for all drivers to finish installing.
5.) Power off your phone completely, then hold HOME and Volume+ buttons while powering on to get into recovery menu, wait a moment for the menu to appear then select "Wipe data/factory reset" after it completes select "Reboot to bootloader" unrar COMBINATION_FA70_G955USQU2AQK2 then in odin select the tar.md5 in the AP slot and flash it.
6.) Download then unzip COMBO_ROM_unlock_installer.zip from below.
7.) Copy the unlock.apk downloaded on point 1 into the COMBO_ROM_unlock_installer folder.
8.) Double click on install.bat from the above extracted files.
9.) Open the apps, then open settings>Wi-Fi tap the "3 dots" and select "Add network" Connect to a working WiFi network on the phone.
10.) Open idoneapps unlock app and proceed to unlock the phone.
11.) Phone is now UNLOCKED, now flash the Stock ROM linked below and you are done (all 4 files)
S8+ Stock ROM QK5 Click to Download (https://www.sammobile.com/firmwares/galaxy-s8-plus/SM-G955U/SPR/download/G955USQU2BQK5/200310/)
COMBINATION_FA70_G955USQU2AQK2.rar Click to Download (https://mega.nz/#!AKQD1YBA!JNvaBEhXQSFoTQ2twLBCQ9O6WMc5lA3vsEkXm9Ar_bY)
Odin3_v3.14(skip SHA256) for Windows Click to Download (https://idoneapps.com/files/Odin3_Multi.zip)
COMBO_ROM_unlock_installer.zip Click to Download (https://idoneapps.com/files/COMBO_ROM_unlock_installer.zip)
Samsung USB Drivers Click to Download (https://idoneapps.com/files/SAMSUNG_USB_Driver.exe)
Password (if needed)=idoneapps.com