1. giants2222's Avatar
    Hey I have a mac computer and an iphone 3g on 2.2.1
    what is the best program to jailbreak it and is it safe?
    2009-02-20 04:21 AM
  2. Broomhead's Avatar
    pwnage tool or quickpwn<< only 2, both are great
    2009-02-20 04:23 AM
  3. giants2222's Avatar
    are these actually safe though for 2.2.1 and what version of pwnage tool would i download
    2009-02-20 04:24 AM
  4. Broomhead's Avatar
    2.2.5 I think, very safe... no worries
    Welcome to MMi
    2009-02-20 04:25 AM
  5. giants2222's Avatar
    thank you very much,
    but if it does "brick" or break are there ways to fix it
    2009-02-20 04:28 AM
  6. bhz1's Avatar
    I just upgraded my 3g to 2.2.1 yesteday using pwnage. It was the smoothest and fastest jailbreak I have done yet.
    2009-02-20 04:38 AM
  7. giants2222's Avatar
    where do you get the firmware to use in the pwnage tool and should i go into expert mode or simple mode
    2009-02-20 04:39 AM
  8. Broomhead's Avatar
    download it from apple through iTunes ( Download only)
    Simple or expert both easy, just read the directions
    2009-02-20 04:42 AM
  9. giants2222's Avatar
    i have the firmware on my phone already but you need to upload it to the pwnage tool so how do i get the firmware file on my desktop or whatever
    2009-02-20 04:43 AM
  10. Broomhead's Avatar
    2009-02-20 04:47 AM
  11. giants2222's Avatar
    im sorry I am very new to this
    i download and unzipped what you told me to get and it came with 3 dmgs and something that says restore.plist
    which is the firmware
    2009-02-20 04:52 AM
  12. Broomhead's Avatar
    hmm. not sure. I've always got mine though iTunes

    2009-02-20 04:57 AM
  13. giants2222's Avatar
    i figured it out
    my safari was just unzipping the file incorrectly but the file you sent worked so i just downloaded it in firefox and it was fine
    2009-02-20 05:01 AM
  14. Broomhead's Avatar
    Now I'm learning from you
    Just another reason I love this place
    2009-02-20 05:04 AM
  15. giants2222's Avatar
    haha its a great site
    thanks for all of your help
    2009-02-20 05:05 AM
  16. Broomhead's Avatar
    anytime, we're always here
    2009-02-20 05:06 AM
  17. JStraitiff's Avatar
    yeah safari automatically unzips things when it downloads

    if you do download a firmware with safari and it comes ou in a folder

    just compress it and rename file extension to .ipsw
    2009-02-20 08:06 AM