iPhone 3G Jailbreak on 4.2.1 Firmware Using RedSn0w Windows

The iPhones of Apple Company are marvelous products of modern technology. Many features are added in the iPhone 3G by the manufacturing company and the foremost of them is its compatibility for high speed 3G networks. The audio and video fun has been made more up to date with enhanced quality for these functions in this version of smart phones. With better call quality and connectivity the company has addressed to complain of iPhone users. To jailbreak this smart phone the following procedure is evolved by RedSn0w on 4.2.1 firmware. The following steps are just to jailbreak and if you want to unlock iPhone3G you need to upgrade its baseband.

1st step

At first you are directed to create a new folder with the name ‘Pwnage’ on the desktop. Download RedSn0w from the link given below and put it in the newly created folder.

RedSn0w

Similarly you need to down load 4.2.1 firmware from the given link.

4.2.1 Firmware

Now you have to take out the RedSn0w executable by unzipping the file of RedSn0w.

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2ND Step

Launch iTunes after connecting iPhone3G with the computer.

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Select iPhone from the list of devices then keep shift key press and click on the Restore button. This activity would not create any void space on the iPhone3G.From the Pwnage folder select 4.2.1 firmware ipsw. Click on the Choose button to carry on with jailbreak.

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3RD Step

iTunes would update iPhone3G to the desired firmware and when this gets finish open Pwnage folder to launch redsn0w app from its folder.

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4TH Step

Click on the Browse button when RedSn0w gets open.

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5TH Step

Select 4.2.1 firmware from Pwnage folder and click open.

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6TH Step

After the verification of firmware 4.2.1 is made you are directed to click on the Next button.

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7TH Step

RedSn0w gets ready the Jailbreak data.

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8TH Step

From the window appears on the screen you need to select the options for jailbreak.

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A list of options appears and you have to select Cydia for sure along with Custom boot logo and Custom recovery logo. On this a dialogue box would appear before you and ask you to select an image. Select the appropriate image and click open.

If you do not need multitasking then unselect that option, because it would make the functioning of iPhone3G slow.

After making the selection of options accordingly click on Next button.

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9TH Step

Now plug in iPhone3G into the computer and turn it off prior to it.

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10TH Step

RedSn0w would guide you to get into DFU mode through a number of steps.

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For 10 seconds keep Home and Power buttons pressed.

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After 10 seconds you should release the Power button but keep Home button pressed so that the RedSn0w detects iPhone3G.

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11TH Step

New RAM and Kernel would be uploaded by RedSn0w.

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12TH Step

Intimation is generated on the screen when RedSn0w is done. Click on the finish button and your iPhone3G would approximately take 5 minutes to reboot and then you will notice CYdia on the SpringBoard.

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Note* Windows XP Compatibility mode is preferred if RedSn0w create any sort of problem with Windows Vista or Windows 7.

 

iPod Touch1G Jailbreak Using RedSn0w On 3.1.3 Firmware

To enjoy the liberty to download apps from other than apple store you need to jailbreak it. The procedure given below is easy to follow for this purpose. iPod Touch1G is has wide screen with multi touch display. The first generation iPod has varied storage capacity from 8 to 32GB so you can place a lot of entertainment stuff in it. Has the Wi-Fi feature for the first time in iPod so in this way connectivity is made easy. Easy to carry entertainment pack is available for you in the form of iPod Touch1G and its restriction free apps download is made possible with this jailbreak process.

The following steps need to be followed to jailbreak your iPod Touch1G.

1ST Step

Create a new folder with the name of ‘Pwnage’ on the desktop of your computer. Then download RedSn0w from the following link and place it in ‘Pwnage’ folder.

RedSn0w

Similarly you need to download two firmware 3.1.2 and 3.1.3 and also put them in the same folder. It is necessary to purchase firmware from iTunes store and let it save the firmware files in the following space. It is also compulsory to enable the option of “view hidden files and folders”.

C:\Documents and Settings\ USER NAME \Application Data\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPod Software Updates\iPod1,1_3.1.2_7D11_Restore.ipsw
or
C:\Documents and Settings\ USER NAME \Application Data\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPod Software Updates\iPod1,1_3.1.3_7E18_Restore.ipsw

In case if you could not find the files you can search for them in Google with ipsw.

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2ND Step

Now connect your iPod Touch1G with computer to launch iTunes.

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You are directed to check the option of iPod from the device list appears on the screen. Now you need to keep Shift key press and click on the restore button. This act wouldn’t create any useless space on the device.

Now go to the Pwnage folder and select 3.1.3 firmware ipsw from there to open it.

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3RD Step

On the completion of updating iPod Touch1G to the 3.1.3 firmware by iTunes you need to launch RedSn0w.exe from Pwnage folder on your desktop.

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4Th Step

Gets RedSn0w Open and Browse.

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5TH Step

Select ipsw 3.1.3 firmware from Pwnage folder and opens it.

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6TH Step

After the verification of the firmware click on the Next button and continue with the process.6

7TH Step

From the given option you must select ‘Cydia’.

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If you need to do custom boot logo and custom recovery logo as well please select them, a dialogue box will get open and demands you to select the image for each of these.

Click on the next button to continue.7.1

8TH Step

Plug in your iPod Touch1G into the computer and turn it off prior to it. Now once again click on the next button.

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9TH Step

To get into DFU mode RedSn0w would guide you.

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For 10 seconds keep Home and Power key press.9.1

After 10 seconds you should release power button but keep Home key press till redSn0w finds the device.

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10TH Step

Now you have to wait for reboot of iPod Touch1G.

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11TH Step

RedSn0w will begin to download new RAM disk.11

12th Step

When this process gets complete intimation is generated that RedSn0w is complete. Now you can click on the Finish Button.

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Approximately in 5 minutes rebooting of you iPod Touch1G would be done and Cydia will appear on the springboard of iPod Touch1G.

iPod Touch2G Jailbreak On 4.2.1 Firmware by Using RedSn0w

The following steps would take you to the liberty of Jailbreak on iPod Touch2G. RedSn0w for Windows is used to jailbreak on 4.2.1 firmware in the following steps to enjoy the restriction free usage of iPod Touch2G. iPod Touch2G is ultra slim and light weight fun machine. Great number of photos and songs can be stored into it. Three various storage capacities are available in this apple device. It is more environment friendly with its new features. Large display of iPod Touch2G makes it fantastic to experience the fun. With 17 languages it has made things easy for its users of different parts of the world. Dictionaries of 19 languages are also installed in the iPod Touch2G. It is a fun box to entertain its users.

1ST Step

Create a folder on the desktop with the name ‘Pwnage’. Now you have to download RedSn0w from the following link and put it in the newly created folder.

RedSn0w

Now you need to download the most updated 4.2.1 firmware from the following link and place it in the same folder.

4.2.1 firmware

Now you take the RedSn0w executable from the zip file and place in the same folder.

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2ND Step

Now to launch iTunes connect your iPod Touch2G with the computer.

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From the list of devices select your iPod Touch2G. Then click on the restore button and keep the shift button pressed. This activity is given priority as it wouldn’t create any unnecessary space on the device.

Get to The Pwnage folder on the desktop of computer and select 4.2.1 ipsw. Click on the choose button to carry on with the procedure.

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3RD Step

When the iTunes get completed updating process of the iPod Touch2G to the desired firmware then open the Pwnage folder to launch the RedSn0w application from the folder of RedSn0w.

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4TH Step

Click on the Browse button when RedSn0w gets open.

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5TH Step

From The Pwnage folder selects the 4.2.1 ipsw and click open.

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6TH Step

Click the Next Button to continue when the verification of firmware is done.

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7TH Step

Now RedSn0w gets prepared to jailbreak data.

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8TH Step

Now you have to check the options of jailbreak from the window appear on the screen of computer.

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Do not get entangled in the number of options and check the ‘Install Cydia’ option necessarily. Also check the Custom boot logo and Custom recovery logo options. When you check the each custom logo option you are asked to select the image so you simply need to select an appropriate one for each of the two. Keep in mind the rules for boot logo i.e. RGB or GrayScale format with Alpha channel and dimension of 320*480.

If you do not need the multitasking facility then do not select it when RedSn0w offers it, this feature makes your iPod Touch function slow.

Click on the next button to carry on.

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9TH Step

Turn off your iPod Touch2G and plug it into the computer. Click on the Next button now.

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10TH Step

To get into the DFU mode RedSn0w would assist you for various steps.

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For up to 10seconds keep the Home and Power button pressed.

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After 10 seconds you should release the Power button but keep the Home button pressed till RedSn0w gets to the device.

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11TH Step

Now you need to wait for Reboot of iPod Touch2G.

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12TH Step

New RAM Disk and Kernel will be uploaded by the RedSn0w.

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13TH Step

RedSn0w would intimate you when it is done. Then you need to click on the Finish button. In 5 minutes or so your iPod Touch2G is jailbroken and Cydia would appear on the springboard of your iPod Touch2G.

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*Now you can enjoy the liberty of your iPod Touch2G.

iPhone 2G Jailbreak on OS 3.1.1 By Using RedSn0w

To get out of the boundaries set by Apple Company for your iPhone 2G you need to jailbreak it. For this act follow the steps that are described below. It is made easy and simple to get the liberty for your iPhone 2G.
1ST Step
You need to create a new folder with the name ‘pwnage’ on the desktop after that you have to download files listed below and place them in the newly created folder ‘pwnage’.
RedSn0w
-BL 3.9
-BL 4.6
-3.1.3 (2G): iPhone1,1_3.1.3_7E18_Restore.ipsw

Take RedSn0w app and put it in Pwnage folder.

2ND Step

Now you are directed to connect your iPhone2G to the computer and launch iTunes.

Select iPhone2G from the devices. Then press shift and click Restore button. It is preferred as it would not create any unwanted space on iPhone2G.

Get to the Pwnage folder created on the desktop to select firmware ipsw. Now you can click open to carry on with the process.

3RD Step

When your iPhone2G has been updated to the firmware by iTunes you may launch RedSn0w.exe from the Pwnage folder to the desktop.

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4TH Step

When RedSn0w get opens click on the browse.

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5TH Step

Now you are directed to select the firmware ipsw you put in pwnage folder and open it.

6TH Step

After the verification of firmware gets completed click on the next button.

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7Th Step

This window offers several Jailbreak options you may select that you like. If the device is already pwned check already pwned option and continue.

It is strongly recommended to check Cydia and unlock options. Then click the next button to continue

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8TH Step

Set the location for bootloader files.

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Click on browse and select 3.9 bootloader file from pwnage folder present on the desktop.

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Now click on the browse to select 4.6 bootloader file from the same Pwnage folder.

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Now click on the next button.

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9TH Step

Plug in iphone2G to the computer and you must keep it off. Then click on next.

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10Th Step

Now RedSn0w would assist you to get into DFU mode.

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Keep pressed both Home and Power button for 10seconds.

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Release the Power button but keep Home button pressed so that RedSn0w detect iPhone2G.

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11TH Step

Wait your iPhone2G will reboot now.

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12TH Step

RedSn0w now begins to upload new RAM Disk and Kernel.

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13TH Step

On the Completion you would be notified that RedSn0w is done so you click on the finish button. After the reboot of iPhone it will run BootNeuter to unlock and jailbreak and show Cydia on the springboard.

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iPhone / iPod Redsn0w 3.1.3 Jailbreak Tutorial [HD 720p]

iPhone / iPod Touch 3.1.3 Firmware Jailbreak. Supports following iDevices: – iPhone 2G – iPhone 3G – iPod Touch 1G – iPod Touch 2G (Not MC Model) DOES NOT SUPPORT – iPhone 3GS – iPod Touch 3G – iPod Touch 2G (MC Model) WARNING: DO NOT UPGRADE IF YOU NEED UNLOCK; BASEBAND UPDATE INCLUDED (USE PWNAGE TOOL IF YOU NEED UNLOCK TO KEEP BASEBAND) Redsn0w jailbreak tool rar (9.0.2 and 9.0.4): rapidshare.com iPhone / iPod Firmwares: www.felixbruns.de DFU Mode Tutorial: www.youtube.com — Thanks to the below topic for helping my research into the 3.1.3 jailbreak! www.ipodtouchfans.com — Hit me up with a comment, rate and subscribe if you like. 😀