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Alright so i jailbroke my iphone 3G and everything was fine but then it would crash anytime i tried to multitask native to non native apps. (hitting reply to a...
01-09-2011, 07:32 PM #1i messed with the N82AP file and i bricked my iphone. Anyway i can access it again?
Alright so i jailbroke my iphone 3G and everything was fine but then it would crash anytime i tried to multitask native to non native apps. (hitting reply to a text while in the facebook app for instance). So i found somebody online with the same problem and he linked a N82AP file that fixed it. i SSH'd into my iphone and replaced it and it worked. But one small problem was that he had custom wallpapers set to false. I thought i could open it in Textedit and type true then put it back in and it would work again but it bricked my iphone.
I tried to restore from itunes but get a 'could not restore 1015 error'. i did a complete itunes uninstall and reinstalled and tried again, but no luck.
is there anyway i can get my iphone back? Or anyway to go into the core folder and replace the N82AP file with the correct one?
01-09-2011, 07:53 PM #2
So what is the current state of the phone?
01-09-2011, 07:54 PM #3
the phone is in recovery mode. I cannot get to a homescreen.
01-09-2011, 07:55 PM #4
Have you tried restoring in DFU mode?
01-09-2011, 07:56 PM #5
no i have not.
i do have Redsn0w
01-09-2011, 07:59 PM #6
I would try a DFU restore and then jailbreak with redsn0w
01-09-2011, 08:13 PM #7
thank you but, i tried and got the same result. any other way of restoring it?
01-09-2011, 08:17 PM #8
01-09-2011, 08:19 PM #9
i tried that as well, but it shows the apple logo then goes back to recovery mode.
01-09-2011, 08:22 PM #10
Did you run it with iTunes closed?
01-09-2011, 08:24 PM #11
at first no, but i tried and the same thing happened.
01-09-2011, 08:28 PM #12
1015 means it did restore just got to get it out of recovery. Familiar with irecovery?
01-09-2011, 08:33 PM #13
no i'm not. Should i try it?
01-09-2011, 08:34 PM #14
Thats the only thing I can think of. I cant believe Umbrella didnt do the trick
01-09-2011, 08:39 PM #15
i downloaded it, but every time i run it, it goes to the terminal and gives me this Whoops! - TinyGrab
is there something i'm doing wrong?
oh sorry, i just read that you don't launch it. But, when i enter the command iRecovery -s terminal says command not found
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01-09-2011, 10:05 PM #17
any other suggestions?
i can't believe i messed it up with such a stupid mistake.
is there a custom ipsw i can try restoring to?
i was reading a little about that.
okay good news! i found an old 3.1.3 ipsw and restored to it, i got the error, but then kicked it out of restore and it's now asking for a valid sim.
but since i'm on T-Mobile i don't have one.
now my question is, i want to jailbreak my iphone but redsn0w doesn't recognize the ipsw that i downloaded so how can i do it?
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