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I have redsn0w 0.9.15b3 and an iPhone 4 iOS 6.0.1. What I want to do is jailbreak my iPhone 4 (I haven't jailbroken this iPhone before). I have downloaded the correct firmware, and it all works. Up until i reboot it. I go into DFU mode and it all works until it has to reboot. It's stuck on "waiting for reboot", I have tried leaving it for 3 hours, restarting the computer. I don't know what else I can do to fix this problem. Can someone please let me know how to get pass the "waiting for reboot".

asked 26 Jan '13, 04:29

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When it stuck on waiting for reboot just simply hold the home button and the phone will start

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answered 28 Jan '13, 08:37

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I'm also stuck on "Waiting for reboot" but my home button is broken so I can't do that. Anything else I can do?

(13 May '14, 23:28) nnyby nnyby's gravatar image

this question is from a year and a half ago, maybe make your own and give your details, not just a "me too help me" comment.....

(13 May '14, 23:29) theiphoneguy ♦ theiphoneguy's gravatar image

You have to select the 6.0 IPSW (extras>Select an IPSW) before jailbreaking and before booting tethered.

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answered 26 Jan '13, 06:18

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edited 26 Jan '13, 06:19

Yeah I tried it with IPSW 6.0.1 and 6.0 but it still gets stuck on "waiting for reboot" and my iPhone just has a black screen

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