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Hi, I am currently on iOS 4.1.2 , 5.11.07 firmware (old bootrom) and was planning to upgrade to 5.0.1/5.1.1 without upgrading my baseband so I could unlock it without the...
09-19-2012, 10:36 PM #1Problem with IPSW from redsnow 9.14b2
I am currently on iOS 4.1.2 , 5.11.07 firmware (old bootrom) and was planning to upgrade to 5.0.1/5.1.1 without upgrading my baseband so I could unlock it without the official SIM.
I download the latest version of redsn0w as well as the stock iOS 5.0.1 and went into redsn0w's CUSTOM IPSW option and created a custom IPSW but when I select the newly created custom IPSW in redsn0w, it says that the current IPSW is not supported by redsn0w. Happened with 5.0.1 as well as 5.1.1
Kindly help on how I can upgrade to 5.0.1 or 5.1.1 or get a hacktivated IPSw which would be even better!
09-19-2012, 11:37 PM #2
09-19-2012, 11:44 PM #3
Thanks for the reply!
The download link on Ih8sn0w isnt working got any mirror links ?
09-19-2012, 11:55 PM #4
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09-20-2012, 04:17 PM #5
You only use the custom IPSW to do the actual restore. When it comes time to jailbreak, you must select the original (unmodified) IPSW.
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09-20-2012, 06:53 PM #6
Good point^. I misread. You already properly created the cFW with redsn0w. You use that to restore in iTunes with. That's why you're getting an error. You don't plug a custom fw created by redsn0w into Redsn0w.
09-20-2012, 08:56 PM #7
thanks for the replies guys! created a custom IPSW with snowbreeze and shift+restored with iTunes! Worked perfectly! thanks
09-20-2012, 10:15 PM #8