1. thetonyclifton's Avatar
    This is a very old phone of mine, it is the very first iPhone.

    I used it unlocked and jailbroken for years and then gave it to my wife...now she has a 4s and someone else is going to use it....problem is it is really flaky and needs to be restored and I have completely forgotten how - can someone tell me how and what I need please?

    From what I remember it is on 3.1.something and was unlocked using a mixture of methods over the years, I remember a pineapple
    2011-12-30 01:00 PM
  2. i.Annie's Avatar
    Hit "upgrade" in iTunes. It'll take it to 3.1.3.

    I'll find you a guide that has download links as well for all the files you need to get it jailbroken and unlocked again.

    iClarified - iPhone - How to Unlock/Jailbreak Your iPhone 2G on OS 3.1.3 Using RedSn0w (Windows)

    there you go.

    Edit: skip to step 4 once you've finished upgrading to 3.1.3.
    2011-12-31 01:13 AM
  3. daytonaviolet's Avatar
    once on 3.1.3 i believe you can bring your iphone browser to JailbreakMe 3.0. this will JB your iphone. then go to cydia and get ultrasnow for the unlock
    2011-12-31 01:32 AM
  4. i.Annie's Avatar
    iPhone 2G uses bootneuter, it doesn't work with ultrasn0w to unlock bc of the baseband version.

    Redsn0w should be used bc it jailbreaks and unlocks in one step.
    2011-12-31 02:34 AM
  5. IFIX77's Avatar
    Use Redsnow 0.9.6B4 with BIN Files bl36 and bl46. This should unlock and jailbreak at the same time once you updated or restore to 3.1.3!
    2011-12-31 08:00 PM
  6. daytonaviolet's Avatar
    thanks guys for the correction.. been a while since i worked on 2G
    2011-12-31 08:13 PM