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Ok so i bought an iphone today (uk from the carphone warehouse) and i paid (i know silly, but i didnt have a clue) to get the details of how...
12-04-2007, 01:08 PM #1Help
Ok so i bought an iphone today (uk from the carphone warehouse) and i paid (i know silly, but i didnt have a clue) to get the details of how to unlock well semi unlock the phone so i could use my 02 pay and go sim.
so the phone comes out of box with 1.1.2 and i have follwed everything down and can now get onto the 'springbox' screen
so far so good, then i says to click installer then tweeks 1.1.1 then ok to prep then install.
so i do that then it says now plug in and set up a name for it and it says im running 1.1.1 so far so good then i click update your iphone to 1.1.2 and wait for it to install etc. but then the phone re-boots and i have the itunes logo and the usb lead screen with 'slide for emergancy' in different languages at the bottom and itunes goes to the store to activate. and now i'm supposed to run jailbreak so i click 'jarilbreak.jar' but it says my iphone isn't connected (which it is) if i un-plug i can no longer reach the 'springbox' screen just the itunes/usb lead screen
Please help someone i know its long but im sure you guys no what your on about
12-04-2007, 01:13 PM #2
"and now i'm supposed to run jailbreak so i click 'jarilbreak.jar' but it says my iphone isn't connected (which it is)"
After this, simply unplug your iPhone and plug it back in. If jailbreak.jar doesn't continue, run it again.Get "iPod & iTunes for Dummies", it'll change your life.
12-04-2007, 01:17 PM #3
so when itunes comes up with the store to activate and the phone shows the itunes logo with the usb lead i unplug and plug back in then run jailbreak ? yeah ?
i think i did that but still said it wasn't connected.
oh and thx for fast reply.
12-04-2007, 01:20 PM #4
12-04-2007, 01:23 PM #5
Still says not connected and the itunes logo/usb lead is still on screen
Just to confirm i still have the sim card that came with the phoen init , is that right ?
12-04-2007, 01:24 PM #6
12-04-2007, 01:26 PM #7
and i have tried that
have you done this yourself ?
am i doing everything right, like should the itunes/usb screen be there now
12-04-2007, 01:34 PM #8
Since you're using a PC, are you double clicking on the jailbreak.bat or directly on the jailbreak.jar file? PC doesn't recognize it natively, so you have to use the .bat file.Get "iPod & iTunes for Dummies", it'll change your life.
12-04-2007, 01:36 PM #9
i tried clicking on the file 'windows.bat' but then a dos window opens then closes faster than you can blink.
so i just asumed i had to click the .jar file
is this wrong then ?
12-04-2007, 01:37 PM #10
12-04-2007, 01:43 PM #11
ok will give it a go, but having more probs now cause i thought i had done summit wrong i restored it back to 1.1.1 and now cant get the appsnap thing to work i click appsnap then it goes back to the home page of a world then goes black and nothing....think im gonna cry lol
also when i open the .bat file in notepad all i get is this....
java -jar jailbreak.jar
Last edited by Cardiff25; 12-04-2007 at 01:50 PM.
12-04-2007, 05:15 PM #12
12-06-2007, 04:08 AM #13
Cheers guys got it done last night, it seems all i had to do was extract the files into a new folder togther not just click on the one i wanted from winrar.
just tryign to work out how to put music on the iphone without having to make it into a playlist and sync it
BUT THANKS FOR ALL YOUR HELPS GUYS YOU REALLY DO ROCK!!!!