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i cant get my phone into dfu mode for some reason, i tried ziphone as well as iliberty but to no success they just put the phone into recovery mode,...
08-10-2008, 07:42 AM #261
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i cant get my phone into dfu mode for some reason, i tried ziphone as well as iliberty but to no success they just put the phone into recovery mode, i tried holding the two buttons but my itunes didn't recognize it, my iphone is on 1.1.4, any help is appreciated.
08-10-2008, 08:21 AM #262
ok I have a slight issue. I browsed around a bit and haven't seen this. Everything worked fine I'm on my jailbroken 2.0.1 iPhone I used vista. Now when I plug my iPhone in all it has for my phone is asking me to restore from my back up I already did this. And everything is on my phone. So I'm sooo lost. What is going on?
08-10-2008, 08:25 AM #263
Edit: Didn't work. OK... But I did move it over to my laptop. Installed Winpwn, itunes (updated it) and started ALL over. I didn't check no wipe. First I got a 1601 (I think?) and then I pwnd itunes, and then tried it again, and it worked. It's strange, I know... But it worked. First try... while on my PC I did about 15 tries, and I know how to put my phone in DFU mode, I did it correctly every time, and still no luck. Ohh! I also set it to 512 like you said
Moved it to my lappy, and it worked, same OS (windows vista).
Last edited by zkyevolved; 08-10-2008 at 09:14 AM.
08-10-2008, 08:42 AM #264
got another problem now, i can use winscp but it wont let me go into the applications folder it just says error
08-10-2008, 08:55 AM #265
screw jailbreaking 2.0.1 my phone always ends up with no service. How can go back to 2.0?
08-10-2008, 09:17 AM #266
I do not if this has been answered, but when I go to the downloads section of the MMi forums, which firmware should I download if I have a 2.0.1 iPod Touch. Would I download the 2.0.1 firmware for the 2G iPhone or what?
08-10-2008, 09:17 AM #267
Same problem for me too.
08-10-2008, 09:19 AM #268
How do you set it up as a new phone? I just syncd it with my itunes again (i installed the wnpwn 126.96.36.199 on a separate user account with a blank itunes first) and that took forever and none of my settings are saved as are none of the 3rd party apps, themes, or other additions. Is there a way to get these to transfer or do i have to do all this manualy every time?
08-10-2008, 09:36 AM #269
08-10-2008, 09:38 AM #270
ok guys finished the process. 1gen 2.0 to 2.01 now here are my troubles so i took these step dfu + shift + custom firmware that was on here. my contacts and music are the only things that are back : (. alll my apps cracked app store games are gone also. now apparently i cant use google maps, email, youtube without wifi. i have cydia and installer that work only with wifi. on 2.0 they both worked on edge. im with tmobile using friggin vista any suggestions on what to do.
08-10-2008, 09:41 AM #271
if you restore the backup it wont undo the jailbreak but you may be stuck not able to change your wallpaper
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08-10-2008, 09:41 AM #272
Everything went fine, bumped up the partition to 750. Is everyone else getting only 6.8 GB left on an 8 GB phone? With no other apps installed?
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08-10-2008, 09:46 AM #273
Not sure if I'm allowed to post the link though, If I'm not, someone please remove it.
So no need to pay for it now
08-10-2008, 09:49 AM #274
08-10-2008, 09:56 AM #275
With itunes open and your phone at the locked/unlocked home screen.
Use the "ipwner" feature in winpwn to kill itunes. (select your custom ispw you created)
Reopen itunes then:
Hold Home+Power for 2 seconds after the screen goes black.
Release power still holding home
Release home once your pc and/or itunes picks up a phone "in recovery mode" or (ding dong) Screen should still be black at this point.
Now shift + restore with the custom ispw you created and pwned itunes with.
And btw Ziphone does put it into a "Soft DFU" Youll notice this when your screen with the itunes logo is actually a blue color not black. But never the less, it will not work for this process.
Last edited by Muggz5; 08-10-2008 at 10:02 AM.
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08-10-2008, 10:00 AM #276
tryin it again...and again
08-10-2008, 10:16 AM #277
08-10-2008, 10:26 AM #278
When you get that error leave the phone as it is, and reopen itunes and shift restore again. You might also try when it seems to hang unplug and replug into a diff usb
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08-10-2008, 10:26 AM #279
i have a problem with my iphone (2g)
i once pawnd it n install 2.0.1 wid cydia but i forgot to tick installer wic i wanted actually..
now from then i tried to reinstall i get error 6 in the beginning..
then i searched n found that the cell wasnt in DFU mode..
now even after i put the cell in DFU mode, it goes till the step Preparing iPhone software for restore and it stays there for a pretty longtime and then it gives me an error with the number 6..
Even i tried degrading to 2.0 (nt pawnd ) and den upgrading it but no use it dint help me..
Could any1 sugges to me a solution..??
08-10-2008, 10:27 AM #280
First time jailbreaking an iPhone.. not hard at all!
One weird thing I ran into was when selecting the custom logos, the one actually had a size issue (over 100kb) but it still showed up after the phone was pwned. Weird, but whatev
For those who are still confused about DFU, what made it easy for me was listening to the chime you hear when a USB is disconnected (WinXP). After I heard that I let go of the power button. Went into DFU first time.
Trying to sync up with my previous backups is not possible because of the software being "too old". I assume this is what is meant by activating your phone again, correct? I made sure my contacts and such were backed up.
I just had Cydia checked, still get my regular reception. Not bad!