The iOS 5.1 was once launched the day past, the redsnow iPhone Dev Staff can be utilized to jailbreak the firmware. Customers with iPhone 4S and iPad 2 can not perform the jailbreak if they want to preserve their devices,  in all cases, it would be wise to install OpenSSH for any problems that may arise to solve without repair. It is important to change the iOS default password.




The jailbreak process can only be performed for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch (A4 Devices) at the moment. If you want to proceed with the guide below, we recommend to save your SHSH blobs.

How to jailbreak iOS 5.1 using Redsn0w 

 Step 1: Download the latest version of iTunes and upgrade your device firmware to iOS 5.1

Step 2: Download RedSn0w 0.9.10b6  (Windows/Mac).

Step 2: Run redsnow and place your iPhone 4, or iPod touch, etc. into DFU mode.

Step 3: Select jailbreak on RedSnow, and make sure to install Cydia.

Step 4: Follow the on-screen process on your device, and eventually you will be back to your Home screen. You will see a Cydia icon but it will be white. That is because you have to perform a tethered boot.

Step 5: Repeat the process by placing your iPhone 4, or iPod touch back into DFU mode.

Step 6: Launch redSn0w , select "Extras" then "Just boot". This process will perform a tethered boot.

As you alreasy know, this jailbreak is tethered, meaning you will need to perform the jailbreak each time your device is switched off.

Note: If you used GEVEY SIM to Ultrasn0w to unlock your iPhone, you will need to create a custom firmware. Each time you reboot your device, you will have to perform steps 5 and 6 again to perform a tethered boot.

A semi-tethered jailbreak on iOS 5.1(Optional)

A tethered jailbreak means that the iPhone, iPod touch or iPad need to be jailbroken again whenever it restart. By installing  SemiTether , you can turn the semi-tethered jailbreak to untethred jailbreak to allow the devicei to restart without using the jailbreak again. 

Install OpenSSH on the iPhone 4S or iPad 2

 With the advent of iOS 5.1, it is impossible to restore iOS 5.0.1 on an iPhone 4S or iPad 2. If you install software through Cydia, there is always the chance that this software is not functioning properly or conflicts with other software, as a result, you may no longer could start.In such a case, you would normally be forced to restore iOS 5.1 and you would as a consequence you jailbreak for an indefinite period to lose.

To ensure that in this case, certain problems still might solve it for advanced users advisable to install OpenSSH, which you still can get access to the device. The network protocol SSH (Secure Shell ) is intended to ensure a secure network connection between two devices to establish. It is essential to it before the standard used in IOS passwords for the users mobile androot to match!

  1. Install Mobile Terminal via Cydia.
  2. Open Mobile Terminal and enter the following commands: passwd When asked, the old password: alpine eennieuwwachtwoord eennieuwwachtwoord su rootalpine passwd When asked, the old password: alpine eennieuwwachtwoordeennieuwwachtwoord

  3. Install OpenSSH via Cydia – After the passwords have changed.


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