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03-17-2010, 09:38 PM #1iphone disabled for 239844839 minutes
I've been reading up on this for quite sometime, and there were VERY few threads (that I could find) on here about this.
Generally the most used answer is to DFU and restore. My question is--assuming the impossible hasn't happened and there is no way to bypass this screen and get back to the password screen or better yet, the homescreen-- is there any software that allows you to at least browse/access the files from inside the phone? Being that the phone in question is locked and wifi is not activated, I don't see how SSH is possible. But are there any programs (be they windows OR mac) that allow file access while the phone is in this state?
Or, worst yet...is a full (and file-erasing) restore the ONLY option?
03-17-2010, 10:06 PM #2
download ifunbox (google it) and plug in your device and run ifunbox
hopefully you jailbroke, and hopefully you didnt use blackra1n
03-18-2010, 01:01 AM #3
can't you connect to itunes and have it un-disabled? Or is this not your phone?And it will be like a taco inside a taco within a Taco Bell that's inside a KFC that's within a mall that's inside your dream!
03-18-2010, 11:05 PM #4
03-19-2010, 04:22 AM #5
why not just return it to the owner?
03-19-2010, 04:57 AM #6
eh dear, that will be getting barred shortly me thinksIf I've helped you remember to say
03-20-2010, 01:41 AM #7
I don't see how. It's a jailbroken 1st gen, so there's no telling if the serial is even linked to the right person. Plus, since it's locked i can't even do an activation-screen bypass (that i know of) or a password attempt. She and I both have our own 3Gs's so I've got no need for it.
And if i restore and delete all the info, THEN how could I even locate an owner?
03-20-2010, 10:47 PM #8
just wait for 239844839 minutes and check the contacts group lol nah i dont know. take out the sim card and bring it to the network its on, and they should be able to track the number to the person.. maybe
03-21-2010, 01:39 AM #9
Before you decide to restore... Think about karma... =P
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