Apple deals ultimate evening the ultimate model of IOS 5.0.1. The Dev-team had a the chance to replace their redsn0w jailbreak tool. Now, Redsn0w 0.9.9b8 can Tethered jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 on Mac OS X and Windows OS. The jailbreak may also be run on the iPhone 3G / 4, iPod touch 3G/4G and iPad 1. The device continues to use Geohot bootrom that takes advantage of “Limera1n” .
Handling is the same on Mac or Windows.
Step 1. Download iOS 5.0.1.
Step 2. Open iTunes 10.5 and connect your device.
Step 3. While holding the Shift key (Windows) / Option (Mac), click on “Update” or “Restore” Select your iOS 5.0.1.
Step 4. Once restored, open Redsn0w 0.9.9b8 .
Step 5. Click on “Extras,” then “Select IPSW” and select iOS 5.0 ( yes it’s Version 5.0 ) previously downloaded and click “Next”.
Step 6. Select ” Install Cydia . ”
Step 7. Put yourself now in DFU mode. Switch off your device and follow the instructions below:
- Press the POWER button for 3 seconds
- While still pressing the power button, hold the HOME button for 10 seconds
- Release the POWER button, press and hold the HOME button for 15 seconds
Step 8. Your device is under jailbreak. Upon restart, you will have a jailbroken iOS 5.0.1 beta so tethered.
Note: As you have a tethered jailbreak, you will need a computer to restart your machine if it runs out of battery or if you turn it off. Here’s how to put a paw on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch jailbroken so tethered.
Step 1. Repeat steps # 4 and # 5 of the first part.
Step 2. Uncheck “Install Cydia” and select ” Just Boot Tethered Right Now . ”
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