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[title] Reboot to the bootloader
[* icon_note] All steps in this guide will vary from one phone model to another. Read your devices documentation to determine your phone's specifics.
[* black] To power down a phone, hold down the power button until a prompt appears. Some may have a "Power off" command in the software settings.
[* black] With the phone in an off state, hold down buttons in a combination to enter the bootloader. Google Nexus models [|have specific combinations] like holding ''Volume Down'' and ''Power'' simultaneously.
[* blue] The bootloader may look different from this Nexus 5 screen. Note the essential information: phone model, variant, serial/IMEI number, SIM and bootloader locked state.

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