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Thread: Stuck iPhone 3GS
11-19-2011, 08:16 AM #1Stuck iPhone 3GS
I got my iPhone 3GS which was running 4.3.5 and wanted to update to 5.0.1 reserving baseband with snowbreeze and I was stuck on the activation screen,couldn't activate.Then I tried restoring normally to 5.0.1 and kept getting error -1.This isn't my first post regarding this problem and also tried using tiny umbrella to unstuck it from recovery mode after -1 but doesn't work,I'm really desperate I need someone to help me get out of this Please.
11-19-2011, 08:17 AM #2
Do you have an AT&T sim card to activate it?
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11-19-2011, 08:37 AM #3
Yes I have,But the phone isn't AT&T
11-19-2011, 08:38 AM #4
11-19-2011, 08:44 AM #5
It's Vodafone and I got the sim I got the phone it,The problem is I can't restore normally and go back to activation screen
11-19-2011, 08:52 AM #6
Vodafones have iPhones? Didn't know that.
And as for restore, put your phone in DFU mode using iReb (google it)
11-19-2011, 08:55 AM #7
so in PWNED DFU mode it will let me restore normally?
PWNED DFU restore still -1 so desperate and got low hope on my 3GS ;/
Last edited by mackaw1971; 11-19-2011 at 09:08 AM.
11-19-2011, 09:10 AM #8
Try using another computer then restore using that CFW you made.
11-19-2011, 09:22 AM #9
What you mean? I Pwned DFU and restore CFW again ?
11-19-2011, 11:07 AM #10
You can also try running the programs in compatability mode - Windows XP -Service Pack 2 or 3
Running As Administrator may help as well
I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate and I finds that helps a lot with this