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12-19-2012, 01:47 AM #1Upgrading iphone 4 and 3gs from 5.0.1 errors Please help
I have Iphone 3gs and iphone 4. Both are on 5.0.1
3GS - 05.13.04 had soft unlocked
I been trying to upgrade to either 5.1.1 or 6.0 and tried both of them and keeps on getting errors.
First I get error 3194, which I correct it by inserting the ip address. As soon as I do that I get error either 1600 or 1601.
I am putting the device into pwn dfu mode then shift + restore to select custom ipsw. It verifies the with apple server after a while I get these errors. Sometimes it gets stuck on preparing for restore and after 3 minutes you get error 21.
I am kind of stuck in these errors if correct one thing I get another error.
I have tried itunes 10.7 and 11 both same issue. I even switched the computer still same thing.
I don't know if I am doing something wrong or my bad luck. Please help
I have tried absinthe, redsn0w, and snow breeze.
Host file below:
# Copyright (c) 1993-2009 Microsoft Corp.
# This is a sample HOSTS file used by Microsoft TCP/IP for Windows.
# This file contains the mappings of IP addresses to host names. Each
# entry should be kept on an individual line. The IP address should
# be placed in the first column followed by the corresponding host name.
# The IP address and the host name should be separated by at least one
# Additionally, comments (such as these) may be inserted on individual
# lines or following the machine name denoted by a '#' symbol.
# For example:
# 126.96.36.199 rhino.acme.com # source server
# 188.8.131.52 x.acme.com # x client host
# localhost name resolution is handled within DNS itself.
# 127.0.0.1 localhost
# ::1 localhost
12-19-2012, 04:34 AM #2
If you not going to the latest firmware you will need the shsh blobs to upgrade to them. If ya don't have them you will git the errors you gitting.
12-19-2012, 06:46 AM #3
Upgrade or restore using redsn0w. I had a similar problem with my iPad. I kept getting errors trying to use iTunes so I just used redsn0w to restore/ update to newer firmware. But if your not updating to the latest firmware you will need a signed ipsw file
12-22-2012, 01:11 AM #4
Thank you for replying.
I used redsn0w and was getting errors as well. I end up stitching the ipsw with redsn0w and running tiny umbrella in the background to avoid errors. I updated to 5.1.1 since there is no untethered jailbreak for 6.0.1.
Once I updated I lost all my apps even after restore.
Is anyway you can save it in your computer rather going through itunes?
12-28-2012, 12:22 PM #5
Transfer your purchases before restore or go on iTunes on your computer and download all your purchases into your iTunes library.