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How To Jailbreak iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS Using Limera1n [Mac]

October 14th, 2010 10:34 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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Geohot has just released limera1n for Mac to jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4iPad, iPod Touch 3G  and the new iPod Touch 4G.

This guide will provide you step-by-step instructions to jailbreak iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS using limera1n.

Here are some important points to note before you proceed.

Step 1: Download the latest version of limera1n for Mac from this link and save the application on your desktop (click on the Mac logo).

Step 2: Double click on the limera1n.zip file to extract it and then double click it to launch the application.

Step 3: Please ensure that your iPhone is connected to the Mac.

Step 4: Click on the "make it rain” button.

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Step 5: You will see that limera1n puts your iPhone in recovery mode. Immediately after this, follow the instructions.

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Step 6: Limera1n will be prompt you to press both the home and power buttons.

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Step 7: Limera1n will be then prompt you to release the Power button. Continue to press the home button.

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Step 8: You will see that limera1n has put your iPhone in DFU mode. Continue to press the home button.

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Step 9: While limera1n performs the exploit, you will see the limera1n logo on your iPhone.

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Step 10: When limera1n has successfully jailbroken your iPhone, you will see “done” and get the following message.

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Step 11: You need to restart your iPhone. You will notice that there is a new app called limera1n installed on your iPhone.

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Step 12: Launch the limera1n app to install Cydia on your iPhone. Select Cydia and tap on the Install button to download and install it.

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Step 13: After Cydia has been installed, it will automatically reboot your iPhone.

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Step 14: You should find Cydia on your iPhone’s homescreen after its rebooted. You can launch the limera1n app to uninstall it as it is no longer required.

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Hope this helped. Please don't forget to drop us a line to tell us how it goes.

Source: How To Jailbreak iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS Using Limera1n [Mac]

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