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    Default need help please !!!
    I am trying to jailbreak my Iphone 3G with redsnOw I am on firmware 3.1.3.When I download the firmware from any link and save it to my desktop then I open redsnow to search my desk top it is not there but if you go to my desktop itis there.It is in a wierd looking zipped file.When I have downloaded it to my work CPU and save it to the desktop it is visable when i have jailbroke before.Is it something to do with Vista or what ? please help

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    Welcome to MMi,
    If your trying to use redsn0w to jailbreak, you have to use 3.1.2 firmware, not 3.1.3 even though you are on 3.1.3/
    I would suggest you also use Firefox for your browser to download the firmware.
    Way better and more stable.

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    Just wanted to add the official download links for both firmware and jailbreak tool.

    Firmware: iPod and iPhone Firmware Download

    Redsn0w: redsn0w 0.9.2 [iPhone Dev Team]

    And as blkcadi said, use Firefox to download. Other browsers have a tendency to change the ipsw into a zip file.

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