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if i dont like my phone jailbroke whats the steps to get back to 4.2.1?

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asked 11 Mar '11, 16:19

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4.2.1 shsh's or it's a no go, the window has closed, any restore via itunes will result in a restore & update to 4.3

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answered 11 Mar '11, 16:27

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edited 11 Mar '11, 16:28

i have this on cydia but how do i do it?

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Download TinyUmbrella and connect your idevice, under advanced tab make sure 'set hosts to Cydia on exit' is checked, double check by clicking on gs.apple.com and you will hopefully see a Cydia page, if you see Apple 404 page then it's not right. Once done with that, just shift (Win) alt (Mac) & restore in itunes and from the pop up window navigate to and select a 4.2.1 ipsw and let itunes do the rest.

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answered 11 Mar '11, 16:34

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