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I tried to upgrade my iphone that was at ios 4.1.1 to 6.0.1 by using redsn0w. I downloaded iOS6.0.1 and iOS 6.0.0 in order to do this. I used the Restore option to upgrade my iphone in order to preserve my baseband of 2.10.04. Everything goes well. However, afterwards when i need to recovery fix my phone, it keeps saying exploit failed or missing keys.plist. I hold down the home button the whole time and I also select the iOS 6.0.0 ipsw before trying to using recovery fix. Now my phone is stuck in recovery mode and I'm getting really annoyed. Any help would be appreciated. I already googled solutions for 2 days. If possible, could someone skype with me to help me out?


(19 Jan '13, 14:34) Aquafine Aquafine's gravatar image

Did you go to extras>Select An IPSW and select the 6.0 IPSW?

(19 Jan '13, 14:35) iAdam1n ♦ iAdam1n's gravatar image

Just curious why you are trying to preserve the 2.10 baseband with iOS 6, there is no practical reason for this that I am aware of.

(19 Jan '13, 14:35) JuergenWest ♦ JuergenWest's gravatar image

I use a gevey sim atm to carrier unlock, thats y. And yes i did select the ios 6 ipsw

(19 Jan '13, 14:36) Aquafine Aquafine's gravatar image

Gevey does not work with iOS 6. You will need to be on iOS 5.1.1 and baseband equal or less than 4.10.01

(19 Jan '13, 14:38) JuergenWest ♦ JuergenWest's gravatar image

I don't have the shsh blobs for 5.1.1 I thought it worked for ios 6, what can i do now?

(19 Jan '13, 14:39) Aquafine Aquafine's gravatar image

Buy an IMEI unlock from No way to downgrade without SHSH.

(19 Jan '13, 14:40) iAdam1n ♦ iAdam1n's gravatar image

do any of you guys have any kind of instant messanger because I'm really confused now

(19 Jan '13, 14:42) Aquafine Aquafine's gravatar image
(19 Jan '13, 14:45) iAdam1n ♦ iAdam1n's gravatar image

For iOS 6.0.1, you can use sn0wbreeze to create a custom no baseband ipsw. Place in pwnd DFU, restore in shift+restore in iTunes. Activate via original carrier SIM (or any SIM if Factory Unlocked). On a side note: just curious why you are trying to preserve the 2.10 baseband with iOS 6, there is no practical reason for this that I am aware of.


answered 19 Jan '13, 14:37

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JuergenWest ♦

Can i still use sn0wbreeze, my phone is stuck in recovery mode after restoring it with redsn0w

(19 Jan '13, 14:38) Aquafine Aquafine's gravatar image

have you tried "fix recovery" via redsn0w?

(19 Jan '13, 16:47) JuergenWest ♦ JuergenWest's gravatar image
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