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Thread: I just got my iPhone 3G/running 2.0.2!

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    Default I just got my iPhone 3G/running 2.0.2!
    I'm with AT&T and only want to jailbreak it so I can install unoffical 3rd party apps (cydia, etc). What program do I use to do this (I'm really confused about all the information on the net). Will the program that I use to jailbreak the phone install "cydia" or do I have to get that from some place else?

    Also, if you jailbreak an iPhone, do I have to worry about upgrading the OS/firmware when Apple releases a new update? Or can I just update it without any worries? I ask this because since the phone is not SIM unlocked, it's still bound to AT&T since I'm only jailbreaking it, so I would assume doing an upgrade when a new version from Apple is released is not an issue? But I could be wrong...

    Please advise.


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    Easiest method is to use Quickpwn (Mac and OSX versions available). This will jailbreak the phone and add Cydia and Installer to your springboard. If you update to a new firmware in iTunes you will lose your jailbreak status and all custom apps installed.

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