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Ok for those people who are having problems with redsn0w here what you need to do. Delete redsn0w and firmware, download again. Some people try this and it worked. Try...
06-21-2009, 10:56 PM #221
Ok for those people who are having problems with redsn0w here what you need to do. Delete redsn0w and firmware, download again. Some people try this and it worked. Try it on another computer. During jailbreak your computer detect your iphone as a new hardware that is been install. If it doesn't then, it will not work. I think thats where the problem is. As you are running redsn0w, check the bottom right coner of your taskbar, see if anything pops up. If it detect and install the driver, then you should be fine. Sorry, thats all the information I know, So far I had jailbreak 3 iphone 3G 3.0 and all works on the first time.
Last edited by jl6x; 06-21-2009 at 10:57 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
06-21-2009, 11:08 PM #222
there is a problem when u extract the redsnow folder just change the folder names everytime it tells u that there is a folder under that name...
and if ur like me thinking u just download and go u might want to do some reading cause after i read i got my phone jailbroken in about 10 minutes after have downloaded everything of course. simple if u ask me and im not good at this stuff.
06-21-2009, 11:08 PM #223
if u extracted the redsnow zip u should get 4 files. first credits.txt then license.txt README.txt and the last is redsn0w.exe which is the one ur supposed to click to open program
06-21-2009, 11:35 PM #224
Restored 3 times, not by choice. Why doesnt this work? If its not one thing its another. hmmmm. i should have just waited! Caution others to WAIT till they figure this out!!!
06-21-2009, 11:40 PM #225
06-21-2009, 11:49 PM #226
06-22-2009, 12:14 AM #227
not all my apps are syncing with itunes. any mobile installer out there or dinstall??? what will work with this jailbreak?
06-22-2009, 12:42 AM #228
ok i have tryed to toooooooo many times.. im done.. Its not working on my computer. i got through the process and when i get done im left with a a blank black screen with no HD Pic showing up.. im just goingto restore and hopefully the Quickpwn comes out with a jailbrake because this one dont work for me!!
06-22-2009, 02:22 AM #229
I was told there wasnt going to be a QuickPwn for 3.0 , which sucks .
Here is what I keep getting .
a warning saying
No device detected. You probably misunderstood the instructions. Please consult Google or Youtube for instructions
on how to enter DFU mode.
Last edited by Fallguy; 06-22-2009 at 02:25 AM.
06-22-2009, 03:23 AM #230
thanks.. works like a charm. for those of you still having problems, the key is timing. if you dont go into DFU mode, then it will not work correctly. you'll end up getting stuck "waiting for reboot". jif your stuck there more then 5sec, i think you that you didnt get into DFU mode correctly. simply just start over again. upon restarting, make sure to go into your pc processes and make sure that redsnow is still not running before starting. if its still running, redsnow will skip the full DFU instructions and cause you to get stuck again. i noticed this problem as i saw a few of my friends running into this the first few times.
06-22-2009, 03:27 AM #231re
hey, i have an iphone 3g but for about 3 months im not able to use it, after i updated it with new firmware before 3,0. i cant use since its not unlocked after new firmware,
so, should i wait for the ultrasnow to be released and, when it s released, do i still have to buy the new firmware from apple or the one u provide is enough?
Thanx in advance
06-22-2009, 03:27 AM #232Unlock Iphone 3g 3.0
omg all i gotta say is your are the best im so illiterate at things but with your directions you cant go wrong... your the best !!!!!! and it saves me money from going to the ppl who charge you $80 to do it for you )
06-22-2009, 05:39 AM #233
I am really sorry to hear that people are still having a lot of problems jailbreaking. All the iphones i had jailbreak was on Windows 7 rc. Going to jailbreak my friends on windows xp and will post the outcome later tonight.
06-22-2009, 08:33 AM #234
going to try this tonight too...hopefully goes smoothReally?
06-22-2009, 09:14 AM #235
Worked Great!!! Thanks to all who worked on this.
06-22-2009, 09:50 AM #236
Still trying to update and jailbreak/unlock. Even tried using 0.7.2 version of red snow. ended in same result.... anyone who experienced this as well and finally passed this horrid stage.... post to help! PLEEEEASE HELP!
06-22-2009, 10:40 AM #237
I've not been able to get this to work. I mananged to get it to finish the wizard, but no sign of Cydia or anything.
After trying again I can't get the wizard to complete. It stops waiting for the second reboot.
06-22-2009, 11:16 AM #238
quick question guys. I've been told that this was a problem since 2.2.1 but I successfully upgraded to 3.0 and jailbroke with redsn0w. Downloaded winterboard and my theme. When I run apps the status bar up to with the time, carrier, signal strength, battery lif etc... it changes back to the normal iphone color. It doesnt stick or match with the currrent theme I have enabled. Anyone having the same issue? and is there a way to resolve this?
Last edited by Hotjoint; 06-22-2009 at 11:19 AM.
06-22-2009, 12:09 PM #239
Followed the instructions and everything worked as expected. Didn't find any problems or anything. Running Windows XP SP3.
06-22-2009, 12:11 PM #240
I am LMAO. Some of the people in this thread do not deserve a Jailbreak. Some of the questions/comments are fcuking ridiculous. these 2 had me rolling around on the floor. But there's plenty more if you need cheering up.
What so I have to upgrade to 3 first.
i can't even find an ispw file in iPhone1,2_3.0_7A341_Restore
Its not like the information isn't out there. Google is a great place as well as Modmyi, try searching/reading then ask questions FOR FCUKS SAKE.
P.S. Seriously unzipping the firmware file to find an ipsw or as the poster calls it ISPW file inside - what the hell next.