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whenever i plug in my Sprint Iphone 5 with 6.1.2 to jailbreak with evasion it says my device is supported but after i click jailbreak it says "retrieving information from device to generate jailbreak data" with only like 1/100 of the bar filled in and it stays at that and doesnt move and i have my device unlocked and plugged in and nothing itunes of apple running on my computer and i dont know why it wont work. help please

asked 06 Mar '13, 22:26

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i guess you should wait a while


answered 07 Mar '13, 02:21

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Asked: 06 Mar '13, 22:26

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