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Thread: IPhone unlock OS X Part 4
09-14-2007, 03:30 PM #21
I will be traveling to South America in the coming months, and I will be there a for a while. I currently have and iphone with att and I jailbreaked the phone already using ibrick at add some ringtones and skins. My question is will I be able to unlock the phone so I can use it with any GSM carrier in South America and then put back my att sim card when I return and will be to use my iphone as I normally do now.
09-14-2007, 03:40 PM #22
09-14-2007, 06:49 PM #23
I unlocked mine last night using yout great tutorial. Very easy to understand and yes, the "noob" screen shots helped.
09-14-2007, 11:50 PM #24
Hey guys - I just finish part 1-4, but after firmware flash and putting in the sims card - I get "No Service". Help?
09-15-2007, 01:39 AM #25amazing and thorough thanks everyone who did this
the tutorial worked for me. Only snag was not knowing iPhone well enough yet - first step: hold down BOTH the sleep and the home buttonS (not singular button as described). Also QUIT iNdependence before launching AppTapp. Also I had to try Cyberduck twice; I got an error the first time. Last comment: please for future users consider clarifying the step of opening iTunes, deselecting the auto-sync feature, not changing the name (or being clear if it doesn't matter), clicking done, then quitting iTunes. Took me a few times to get past this step - but like someone else said, I think it was quitting iNdependence.
Freaking brilliant work. Thanks a $100 for the free unlock and much more for keeping apps like this in the free domain. Cheers.
09-15-2007, 05:41 AM #26Have A Problem
Hi... Am From Spain.. And I Did All The Process Like You Say.... It All Works Fine...
My Problem Is This:
When I Put My Iphone In Rest Mode (press The Up Bottom).. And Wait 3 Minutes.... When Somebody Call Me Or Send Me An Sms.... I Dont Receive Nothing.... But When Is Not Block Is Fine... All Is Fine
I Need Help Please...
09-15-2007, 08:43 AM #27Unlock.app White screen
Everything works for me all the way upto selecting the start button on the iUnlock app. All I get is a white screen no text, no buttons. Does anyone know what the problem might be?
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09-15-2007, 11:54 AM #28
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09-15-2007, 12:12 PM #29
Please clarify this for me:
I am using AT&T and wanted to unlock iPhone (I will be traveling outside the country and wanted the flexibility of using local SIMs while out of USA).
If I unlock my iPhone using your (excellent) directions - can I continue to use AT&T service with all features (visusal voicemail, etc.) - is there a downside to unlocking iPhone for current AT&T users?
Thanks for the answer and for providing this great tutorial.
09-15-2007, 12:24 PM #30
Iphone unlock OSX Part 4:
Congrats to the excellent tutotial. Greetings from Switzerland. I followed all the steps up to connecting to the iPhone via Cyberduck. It just won't work (timout error msg). BSD, Installer, Community Sources, Open SSH are installed (step 3). I Can connect to wireless network, can check ip number. still, ssh to phone will not work. ANY SUGGESTIONS?
09-15-2007, 12:33 PM #31
09-15-2007, 01:06 PM #32
can I use my old powerbook in unlocking the iphone? Or should I use a mac with intel? hope someone can answer me. I tried activating my iphone using the powerbook and it wont work. I had to borrow someones macbook to activate my iphone.
09-15-2007, 01:28 PM #33Unlock
Hope someone can help me. I was feeling so positive all the way to the last step. The comment "copying files" has been up for 45 minutes. What have I done wrong? Do I just up plug anf start the whole process again?
Would appreciate any help anyone can give.
09-15-2007, 03:09 PM #34
Well, I went ahead with the unlock and it finished and my phone still works (phew!).
I don't have a T-Mobile SIM card to verify the unlock but will test tonight.
Thanks again for the instructions.
09-15-2007, 05:39 PM #35
Anyone else having trouble downloading Open SSH through Installer? I keep either getting something about file size not matching or a download failed: time out error...
I installed the other two components (BSD,e tc.) with no issues...
09-15-2007, 06:26 PM #36
I just bought my iPhone a couple of hours ago...immediately went through this tutorial. I had to start over a few times because iNdependence kept launching iTunes and it would fail. But it eventually worked, and the whole rest of the process was a breeze! I am completely unlocked and very happy! Thanks so much, things will be much happier in London when I go home next week (and I don't care that they are announcing a UK version next week, b/c mine will still be cheaper!). Cheers
09-15-2007, 11:11 PM #37
I unlocked my roomates phone with the original method posted here, then tried mine, which went through flawlessly with no errors but wouldn't work with my sim card or his. Then I tried the GUI method which again went through flawlessly, but won't work with either of our simcards. I figured I would try his to rule out if it is my simcard or not. Could something be wrong with the phone itself? I has never posted the correct time on it. Right now it says 6:08 am in Cupertino, when its really 10:08 pm. The phone is "activated" and everything else seems to work fine. Any thoughts on what could be happening here?
09-15-2007, 11:43 PM #38
Help...does anyone know where i can get anySIM 1.0.1 by the Dev Team
I am getting a error after running anySIM saying "unlock failed unable to files to pach"
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09-16-2007, 10:00 AM #39
09-16-2007, 04:28 PM #40
my iphone has been saying copying files for about 20min now! what should i do?!?! PLEASE SUM1 HELP