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When I am trying to jailbreak my iPhone 4 tethered on IOS 5.1.1 it will stop and wait for reboot and not do anything for hours. I have tried using the 5.1 IPSW, but it will never go through with the Jailbreak. What should I do?

asked 08 May '12, 17:45

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edited 08 May '12, 20:32

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Try setting up redsn0w using these instructions: http://www.jailbreakqa.com/ios5 - they help solve a lot of redsn0w issues.

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answered 08 May '12, 20:32

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Thanks! That fixed it.

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