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I have a very simple request: I want to unlock my iPhone. It's 3GS, 4.2.1 OS, with the new bootrom. Could anyone please link me to a relevant tutorial? I...
11-09-2011, 09:52 AM #1Unlock 3GS 4.2.1
I have a very simple request: I want to unlock my iPhone. It's 3GS, 4.2.1 OS, with the new bootrom. Could anyone please link me to a relevant tutorial? I managed to find several on the web, but all of them are over a year old and I'm wondering if there are any newer methods.
11-09-2011, 10:17 AM #2
Sadly there is no unlock for a 3GS updated to 4.2.1 I'm assuming you did a stock update or resotre so the chance of a preserved BB is nil. Sorry but there is nothing to unlock with.
11-09-2011, 01:31 PM #3
You would need to update to iPad baseband. Using Redsn0w and just unlock using ultrasn0w
11-10-2011, 10:38 AM #4
11-10-2011, 06:11 PM #5
11-14-2011, 03:11 PM #6
I followed this and my phone is apparently jailbroken now (based on the Cydia icon that appeared on my home screen). Now I would like to unlock it, could you please link me a tutorial?
11-14-2011, 05:54 PM #7
Do you have an At and t sim card.? I put the sim in, opened Cydia searched for ultrasn0w and installed it. Once it was all done and rebooted, I put in TMO sim and it was unlocked. Be sure to disable 3G in settings.
11-16-2011, 04:07 PM #8
The phone is locked to Orange UK.
11-16-2011, 05:49 PM #9
Then use an orange sim if you have one.
11-17-2011, 03:52 PM #10
EDIT II: Okay, I successfully upgraded to the iPad baseband (6.something). Do I just download ultrasn0w now?
Last edited by anuxxer; 11-17-2011 at 05:09 PM.