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03-23-2012, 05:32 AM #1Help needed - ipad2 - downgrade back to 5.0.1 from 5.1 :(
Thought i would post on here even though im pretty sure i know the answer
My Ipad2 updated to 5.1 from 5.0.1(jailbroke) but now i cant restore back, i NEVER saved my SHSH blobs on the ipad
i have tried downloading the 5.0.1 software, editing my host files to block connection to apple and on every restore try i get the 1601 error.
Im guessing im stuck with 5.1 now and it seems that 5.1 jailbreak wont be ready any time soon.
Am i stuck with 5.1?
03-23-2012, 06:07 AM #2
Yes, Sadly you are. Apple has stopped signing 5.0.1 so until a new jailbreak comes out you won't be able to jailbreak. There is currently no way to downgrade since they stopped signing 5.0.1
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03-23-2012, 06:07 AM #3
Your stuck with 5.1, even if you did have the shsh.
03-23-2012, 06:34 AM #4
Thought so.. Thanks guys! Just
5.1 gets a released JB then
03-23-2012, 02:52 PM #5
Hopefully so. Apple is supposedly coming out with a new update in a few weeks to patch the Safari URL spoofing exploit. So remember when that comes out to not update unless a jailbreak is out!
03-25-2012, 09:30 AM #6
03-25-2012, 09:32 AM #7
Seen that this morning very good news
03-25-2012, 09:34 AM #8
Thank god, Finally some hope on 5.1! (Although I haven't even updated it)
03-26-2012, 09:39 AM #9
and i bet this exploit involves the use of SHSH blobs from which i never saved why did i ever update the poxy thing!!!! grrr
Last edited by pushukgfwd; 03-26-2012 at 09:44 AM.
03-26-2012, 12:28 PM #10
03-26-2012, 02:33 PM #11
03-28-2012, 10:13 AM #12
Well i can say my ipad2 is boring me now but learned my lesson and just keep checking back here in hope one day soon 5.1 can be jailbroke
03-28-2012, 10:55 AM #13
It's isnt that bad now
03-28-2012, 02:34 PM #14
04-05-2012, 04:36 PM #15
Have you tried using TinyUmbrella to fetch any available blobs off of Saurik's server?
I had to update my JB iPad 2 that was on 5.0.1 because it stopped wanting to boot. I never saved my blobs With any program but luckily the Cydia server Had a copy of my blobs I guess it does this automatically cause I don't remember ever being asked to back them up.
Worth a shot to open TinyUmbrella, select your iPad device, and hit that Save SHSH button. It will check the Cydia server for any blobs it might have for you and download them to your computer
Last edited by edspegeddd; 04-05-2012 at 04:43 PM.
04-05-2012, 07:28 PM #16
04-14-2012, 11:42 PM #17
Maybe this will help you http://www.limera1n.cc/2012/04/downg...hout-shsh.html and if if does pleeeeaaaasssseeeee tell me about it... I'd like to jb my iPad 2... But some nervous is inside my *** hahahaha
04-15-2012, 06:41 AM #18
It's an exploit in the downgrading/upgrading system. It should work since Limera1n has it on their site.
04-15-2012, 10:51 AM #19
04-15-2012, 12:52 PM #20
Cant downgrade iPad 2 just yet