Jailbreak Apple TV 2G on iOS 4.2.1 with Seas0nPass [guide]

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FireCore launches a brand new device to jailbreak the Apple TV 2: Seas0nPass zero.6.5 creates a file. IPSW customized and jailbreak the Apple TV 2 in model four.1.1. Observe that relying on the model of firmware in your variation The tool permits all the unlock or in "tethered", with the duty to attach your Apple TV to a Mac all over the boot course of.

Seas0nPass handiest works for the time that Snow Leopard, and just for the Apple TV 2. It’s free and open supply.


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This is What You will Need in order to jailbreak your Apple Tv:

Download Seas0nPass.

Download and install latest version of iTunes.

All download links at the end of article.

A Micro USB cable is required to complete the jailbreak.

All download links are posted at the end of this article.

Step 1: Download and launch Seas0nPass.

Step 2: Now select “Create IPSW” option to build your own custom jailbroken firmware for Apple TV.

SP-main

Step 3: Now wait for Seas0nPass to download all the files required for creating custom firmware.

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Step 4: When prompted by Seas0nPass, connect your Apple TV using a micro- USB cable (leave power disconnected), and hold-down both the ‘MENU’ and ‘PLAY/PAUSE’ buttons for 7 seven seconds.

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Step 5: iTunes should now open automatically to start the restore process.

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Step 6: iTunes will confirm the restore when complete. Once done, your Apple TV will be jailbroken on iOS 4.2.1.

Since this is a tethered jailbreak, you will have to boot your Apple TV into “tethered-boot” mode for it to function in jailbroken state.

Note: The Apple TV must be disconnected from the computer (for at least a brief moment) after restoring in iTunes for the tethered boot process below to work properly.

Step 1: Start Seas0nPass again and this time select the ‘Boot Tethered’ option.

Step 2: When prompted by Seas0nPass, connect the Apple TV to your computer via micro-USB. Wait for the rapid flashing light on Apple TV and then connect the power. Once both are connected, hold-down both the ‘MENU’ and ‘PLAY/PAUSE’ buttons for 7 seven seconds for it to enter DFU mode.

Step 3: That’s it ! Seas0n Pass will now automatically complete the tethered boot. Once done, remove the micro-USB cable and connect the HDMI cable.

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Once you are done with the jailbreak, you can install the following apps  on your jailbroken 2nd-gen Apple TV 

Required download links are as follows:

Download iOS 4.2.1 for Apple TV 
Download iTunes 10.1.1 for Mac OS X 
Download Seas0nPass for Mac OS X 

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