1. Deoxir's Avatar
    I'm Trying to Jailbreak my iPad running 4.2.1 with Redsn0w but when I'm on the DFU mode phase,It's not working well,I follow the steps perfectly but It doesn't boot so the jailbreak won't complete.

    Anyone mind help me out how to fix this issue pls?

    2011-01-02 04:25 PM
  2. dantehman1's Avatar
    wipe it and start fresh with 4.2.1 then try running redsn0w

    after it reboots immediately run redsn0w again and select the option of 'just boot tethered'
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    2011-01-02 05:11 PM
  3. Deoxir's Avatar
    So I Restore it and use Redsn0w and tick boot tethered? Then I run redsn0w again and install cydia?
    2011-01-02 05:18 PM
  4. dantehman1's Avatar

    jailbreak and install cydia with redsn0w

    wait for reboot

    after loaded up, cydia will be a white icon and safari wont work, so plug back into PC/Mac

    run redsn0w and select 'boot tethered'

    iPad reboots and displays tiny pineapple logo (the symbol of a tethered boot) et voilla! everythign works*

    *If iPad battery dies of you have to reboot because of an update to an app or cydia you will have to boot tethered again untill public drop of new and improved redsn0w
    Last edited by dantehman1; 2011-01-02 at 05:31 PM.
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    2011-01-02 05:29 PM
  5. Captinsmooth's Avatar
    Restore it first then go through and jb it the normal way then put it back in dfu mode and click the boot tethered option and run the jb again. You will need to do the boot tethered process anytime you restart or turn the ipad off if you want the jb to work on it.
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    2011-01-02 05:32 PM
  6. Deoxir's Avatar
    Cool thx both,I'll try :]
    2011-01-02 05:33 PM