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Thread: ipad 1 help!
05-17-2013, 04:39 PM #1ipad 1 help!
Gentleman, I have a conundrum.
My dad bought an ipad 1 with 5.1.1 on craigslist and wanted to jailbreak it with the latest version of absinthe, however, when I try to jailbreak it even after a fresh restore as new, when it gets to the part where the apple logo is up and the progress bar comes up, it gets approx 70% done then stops and goes back to the slide to unlock screen.
Absinte at this point still reads "waiting for process to complete..." for about 2-3 minutes then finally, I get the following message
"Recovery completed. If you want to retry jailbreaking, unplug your device and plug it back in."
I've done this 4 times now, and never get cydia installed.
The only thing I can think of is that my dad put password restrictions on in settings but not in the lock screen, could that be the issue?
I tired redsn0w as well, and it fails to jailbreak as well.Don't forget to say THANKS!
05-17-2013, 04:43 PM #2
What ya runnin windows? Try redsnow again and run it in admin mode.
05-17-2013, 04:46 PM #3
Sorry.. shoulda put that in..
yes, win 7 home premium.
I did, but I'll try it again now...
I get the following errorL
Error with SHSH blobs!"
Last edited by phreakwenci; 05-17-2013 at 04:50 PM.Don't forget to say THANKS!
05-17-2013, 04:51 PM #4
Try admin mode and compabilty mode windows service pack 2
05-17-2013, 04:58 PM #5
05-17-2013, 05:08 PM #6
05-17-2013, 05:11 PM #7
I ran that first, and several times, and does the same thing I described in my first post. even when running in administrator mode.Don't forget to say THANKS!
05-17-2013, 05:21 PM #8
05-17-2013, 05:26 PM #9
"Unexpected failure: error with shsh blobs"Don't forget to say THANKS!