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11-18-2007, 05:02 AM #11.1.2 Downgraded to 1.1.1 stuck in restore mode
Hello, I have been working on this for 4 hours and am at a complete loss.
I have been using this site and all of the instructions and they have been great.
I have done all of the software updates and have been able to have a complete unlocked and jailbroken phone without any problems.
I updated to 1.1.2 and had no problems. I updated to the newest version of Customize and somehow my keyboard became corrupted. I tried everything to get the original keyboard working but had not luck.
As a last resort I had to restore the phone. I ran the instructions step by step without a problem. BUT when I got 1.1.1 restored and tried to get out of the restore mode I became stuck. I have tried iNdependance and iPhuc with no luck. iNdependance does nothing and iPhuc gives me a "missing symbol" error.
I can upgrade back to 1.1.2 but cant activate. I have been stuck in this cycle for hours and am at a loss. I can find no way to get out of the recovery/dfu mode.
What am I doing wrong?
Thanks for the help.
11-18-2007, 02:03 PM #2
I too have this same issue? Anybody have a fix for this?
11-18-2007, 02:05 PM #3
ibrick helped me with the boot feature, if you get a green screen reflash 1.1.1 on it, than use the "booter" in ibrick again, should be a red background now and out of restore mode.
11-19-2007, 06:34 AM #4
do you know of any osx programs that can do it?
11-19-2007, 06:45 AM #5
I'm on OS X and had the same problem. Bizarrely, I was sitting staring at my iPhone, despairing, as it displayed the little yellow warning symbol at me and it suddenly went into the 'activate phone' screen. I have no idea why, but I'd tried restoring it countless times - maybe it just needs a few minutes to sort itself out?
Also, have you tried with iTunes 1.4.2 as well as 1.5?
11-19-2007, 08:58 AM #6
11-19-2007, 09:06 AM #7Independence??? Not working
Independence does not work with leopard!!
11-19-2007, 09:22 AM #8
yes it does im on leopard and it wooks. it only stops woorking when you upgrade your phone to 1.1.2
11-19-2007, 09:38 AM #9
I no longer have any cell service after downgrading to 1.1.1 any ideas as to why? I have ATT service.
Last edited by ian_frs; 11-19-2007 at 10:13 AM.
11-19-2007, 09:41 AM #10
make shure you have independence 1.3 beta2
11-19-2007, 03:39 PM #11
I have that. But Itunes doesn't seem to finish activating would Independence activation work you think?
11-19-2007, 03:47 PM #12
is your phone originaly 1.1.2 if yes then no because independence is not compatible with 1.1.2 . you would have to dowgrade all the way down to 1.0.2.
11-19-2007, 03:59 PM #13
It was 1.0.2 then I upgraded to 1.1.2 on accident. Now I am downgrading to 1.1.1 and the downgrade works but I no longer have use of my phone because it doesn't find reception to activate. Every time I try to go back down to 1.0.2 I get error 1.
Update: After upgrading to 1.1.2 with the help of Jailbreakme.com I now can use my phone again.
Last edited by ian_frs; 11-19-2007 at 04:12 PM.
11-19-2007, 04:30 PM #14