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How to fix some mysterious problems.

After the jailbreak, I tap the app and it shows just a white screen and nothing happens. I tried deleting and re-downloading and re-installing multiple times.

asked 13 Jan '14, 13:15

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It's meant to happen... If you follow the process good, you'll have a Cydia icon instead of evasi0n, that app just triggers the exploit

(13 Jan '14, 13:32) Subject4S Subject4S's gravatar image

Right, well, it seems to just exit the jailbreak towards the end of the installation. I don't get the Cydia icon when it just abruptly exits the install.

(13 Jan '14, 13:35) meurdrak meurdrak's gravatar image

you have to keep the program (evasi0n) open on your pc/mac till they actually tell you it's done, so don't disconnect your device till the button says exit, or did you had the exit button?

(13 Jan '14, 13:37) Subject4S Subject4S's gravatar image

I never had an exit button. My phone was still connected when the installation exited by itself.

(13 Jan '14, 13:40) meurdrak meurdrak's gravatar image

huh weird... Maybe try on another pc? or run as an admin (windows)

(13 Jan '14, 13:43) Subject4S Subject4S's gravatar image

I did run as admin. I'm going to try restoring my iPhone before trying again. Let's see what that does.

(13 Jan '14, 13:45) meurdrak meurdrak's gravatar image

press right click on evasi0n 7 after you reinstalled it on pc and choose open as administrator

(13 Jan '14, 13:45) neamehbaydoun neamehbaydoun's gravatar image

Restore. Re jail break Press evasi0n icon only when told. Device will then reboot several times.

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answered 13 Jan '14, 13:43

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edited 13 Jan '14, 13:45

Restoring did the trick.

(13 Jan '14, 19:26) meurdrak meurdrak's gravatar image
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