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Hey guys!

I got an Iphone 4S with IOS 6.1.3 (baseband 3.4.03) and I now want to downgrade and jailbreak it. The original IOS used when I bought it was 6.0.1 and baseband 3.0.04!

So when I first plugged it into iTunes i updated it immediately to 6.1.3.....YAAAY :S this means the 6.1.2 update was never installed by me personally. Can I factory restore my Iphone to the version 6.1.2 by clicking the restore button in iTunes with the Option key and choose the downloaded ipsw file or do I have to restore it to 6.0.1 and then update manually to 6.1.2 to jailbreak my 4S? (how can I do this) Do I have to activate the Phone after restoring to factory settings?


asked 12 Jun '13, 11:58

HotzenplotZ's gravatar image


You cannot downgrade or otherwise restore an iPhone 4S to anything but the latest version of iOS. You shouldn't have updated to 6.1.3 if you wanted to jailbreak -- I'm sorry, but there's nothing you can do at this point.


answered 12 Jun '13, 11:59

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edited 12 Jun '13, 12:00

so if I hit factory restore it will restore it to 6.1.3 which isnt factory state?...well that sucks XD

(12 Jun '13, 12:03) HotzenplotZ HotzenplotZ's gravatar image


(12 Jun '13, 12:04) Micha Micha's gravatar image

well...time to wait till IOS 7 comes out :) thank you

I know why I dont like apple....

(12 Jun '13, 12:07) HotzenplotZ HotzenplotZ's gravatar image
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