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Thread: Quick restore questions
10-14-2007, 08:45 PM #1Quick restore questions
I'm having screen issues and need to take my 1.0.2 iphone in to the Apple store to get looked at and maybe replaced.
-is jailbroken. I have done the various mods, adding apps, etc
-is not unlocked. Never unlocked once, still on ATT
-was never upgraded to 1.1.1
If I follow the restore instructions here: http://modmyi.com/wiki/index.php/Dow...firmware_1.0.2
will my phone a) properly restore to 1.0.2, b) no longer be jailbroken, and c) more importantly look like a normal store bought phone when I take it in?
Thanks. All my questions have been vaguely answered, but I just wanted to try to get it all confirmed in one post.
10-14-2007, 08:48 PM #2
Yeah that will make it stock if you upgrade to 1.1.1 and then downgrade back to 1.0.2
10-14-2007, 08:56 PM #3
Thanks for the help.
Do I need to upgrade to 1.1.1 first? Or should I be able to run the restore with 1.0.2 still on the iphone?
10-14-2007, 09:04 PM #4
just do the restore to 1.02- gives the idea that you dont even really use a computer much less know how to mod. wink
10-14-2007, 09:07 PM #5
Ha, no, I'm normally confident in this stuff. Just, here, iphone's expensive, want to do everything I can to make sure not to screw it up / make sure they'll fix it. Thanks again though
10-14-2007, 09:08 PM #6
i feel ya.. i got very lucky with mind.. i was one of the many that used anysim and then updated to 1.1.1- but lucky that when I contacted apple-they sent me a loaner and then after receiving mine they sent me a brand new one..
10-15-2007, 02:50 AM #7
I'm confused with instructions here: http://modmyi.com/wiki/index.ph...firmware_1.0.2
It says in the third bullet:
"When iTunes asks you what file you would like to restore from, navigate to your 1.0.2 folder. You may have to rename that file to .zip and uncompress it."
I first restored from the .ipsw file and went thru bypassing activation and the anySIM unlock. Everything seemed to work, except I got this error: "Couldn't load the secpack data." I thought I could ignore it, but my non-AT&T SIM is being rejected. So should I have renamed that .ipsw file to a .zip file? The instruction says, "You may have to rename..." I tried to rename it and the unzip produced many files.
So which is which? And if I zip and unzip, which of the many files should I use to restore to?
Last edited by truenorth; 10-15-2007 at 02:52 AM. Reason: added important info
10-15-2007, 02:52 AM #8
10-15-2007, 03:00 AM #9
After the anySIM procedure, I got this error: "Couldn't load the secpack data." Would that be the reason why my SIM is being rejected?
10-15-2007, 03:08 AM #10
10-15-2007, 03:25 AM #11
Any solution then?
Btw, I believe the downgrade worked because the phone shows the fw as 1.0.2 now.
10-15-2007, 03:32 AM #12
10-15-2007, 04:16 AM #13
This is my first attempt to unlock. So I downgraded to 1.0.2, bypassed activation and used anySIM so I can use my non-AT&T SIM. Should I have used something other than anySIM?
I can't call because I get the message that my SIM is not authorized. And I can't use the original AT&T sIM because I'm not on AT&T.
UPDATE: Joy! Got it to work by downgrading the baseband then repeating jailbreak and anySIM.
Last edited by truenorth; 10-17-2007 at 10:29 AM. Reason: resolved
11-24-2007, 11:53 AM #14