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    Default 2.2 Firmware Released


    iPhone 2.2 Software Update

    This update contains many bug fixes and improvements, including the following:
    • Enhancements to Maps
    - Google Street View
    - public transit and walking directions
    - display address of dropped pins
    - share location via email
    • Enhancements to Mail
    - resolved isolated issues with scheduled fetching
    of email
    - improved formatting of wide HTML email
    • Improved stability and performance of Safari
    • Podcasts are now available for download in iTunes
    application (over Wi-Fi and cellular network)
    • Decrease in call set-up failures and call drops
    • Improved sound quality of visual voicemail messages
    • Pressing the Home button from any Home screen takes
    you to the first Home screen
    • Preference to turn on/off auto-correction in Keyboard
    Settings

    Products compatible with this software update:
    • iPhone
    • iPhone 3G

    For feature descriptions and complete instructions, see the user guide for your iPhone at:
    <http://support.apple.com/manuals/iphone>

    For more information about iPhone, go to:
    <http://www.apple.com/iphone>

    To troubleshoot your iPhone, or to view additional support information go to:
    <http://www.apple.com/support/iphone>

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    The jailbreak for 2.2 is on its way soon according to the dev team - they just have to test to make sure it works fine, but they're fairly sure the Pwnage method is unchanged in 2.2.

    -pf
    Last edited by Carrbone; 11-21-2008 at 06:27 PM.

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    Damn i want to download it to try the new maps but i dont really want to wait a few days for the jailbreak. Agh!
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    I was gonna wait for jailbreaking news but screw it Im just gonna update...

    Remember everyone who is jailbroken... Dont just update the phone and install,
    Click Update and Download the Update only and then click Restore.
    Otherwise You'll lose 500mb
    Last edited by Carrbone; 11-20-2008 at 11:10 PM.

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    Took the plunge...4 minutes
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    Im updated! woot!

    Now obviously I cant jailbreak cause quickpwn is looking for 2.1 fw not 2.2
    but Im good to go!

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    I updated and lost my jailbreak? Please how do i fix this?

















    lol jk
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    dumb question? how do you use street view?

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    DUDE I was just tryin to figure that out... I know its in my area cause it works on regular google maps...
    maybe u gotta be in directions mode..
    I duno im sync'n ill try in a few minutes..
    Last edited by Carrbone; 11-20-2008 at 11:29 PM.

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    Direct Links Ahoy!

    1st Gen - http://appldnld.apple.com.edgesuite....7_Restore.ipsw

    2nd Gen (3G) - http://appldnld.apple.com.edgesuite....7_Restore.ipsw

    1st Gen (Touch) - http://pfd.apple.com/ProtectedAsset/...336181a3fd751c

    2nd Gen (Touch) - http://appldnld.apple.com.edgesuite....a_Restore.ipsw

    NOTE - UPGRADES MODEM FIRMWARE FOR iPHONE 3G. IN OTHER WORDS - HOLD OFF IF YOU'RE HOPING FOR AN UNLOCK.

    Now... we just need a jailbreak!

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    iPhone 2.2 Software Update

    This update contains many bug fixes and improvements, including the following:
    • Enhancements to Maps
    - Google Street View
    - public transit and walking directions
    - display address of dropped pins
    - share location via email
    • Enhancements to Mail
    - resolved isolated issues with scheduled fetching
    of email
    - improved formatting of wide HTML email

    • Improved stability and performance of Safari
    • Podcasts are now available for download in iTunes
    application (over Wi-Fi and cellular network)
    • Decrease in call set-up failures and call drops
    • Improved sound quality of visual voicemail messages
    • Pressing the Home button from any Home screen takes
    you to the first Home screen
    • Preference to turn on/off auto-correction in Keyboard
    Settings

    Products compatible with this software update:
    • iPhone
    • iPhone 3G

    For feature descriptions and complete instructions, see the user guide for your iPhone at:


    For more information about iPhone, go to:


    To troubleshoot your iPhone, or to view additional support information go to:


    For information on the security content of this update, please visit this website:
    <http://support.apple.

    1st Gen - http://appldnld.apple.com.edgesuite....7_Restore.ipsw

    3G - http://appldnld.apple.com.edgesuite....7_Restore.ipsw

    Touch - http://pfd.apple.com/ProtectedAsset/...336181a3fd751c

    Touch 2G - http://appldnld.apple.com.edgesuite....a_Restore.ipsw

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    Quote Originally Posted by spiderman001728 View Post
    dumb question? how do you use street view?
    x3... Tried in directions mode, search mode... can't find it

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    hey blahxblitzed

    Try actually reading the thread before you doublepost-
    Last edited by Carrbone; 11-21-2008 at 01:26 AM.

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    yea me too

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    im tryin to figure it out via these screen shots.. maybe they'll help u guys...

    iPhone 2.2 OS with Google Maps Street View (screenshots)

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    I restored with a backup of my jailbroken iPhone that had more than half of the apps hidden and now they are still hidden lol, guess i cant use that backup
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    to learn how to use street view

    safari -> bookmarks -> iPhone user guide -> more applications -> maps -> finding and viewing -> scroll down.

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    omg figured it out!!

    DROP A PIN!!!!! LMAO

    AND Push The guy in the orange circle!

    beat u spider! lol
    Last edited by Carrbone; 11-20-2008 at 11:57 PM.

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