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Ok so I'm new to this whole jailbreaking thing. I looked up a tut on youtube and followed his directions exactly and for some reason it still doesn't work. I'm on the 4th gen iPod touch running 4.2.1 and I'm on Windows 7. So the problem is that I get to the third step where I'm only holding the home button and everything. The message comes on greenpois0n to Jailbreak it, I click the button and it says jailbreak failed. When i take my finger off of the home button the screen comes on my iPod where it shows a USB cord and the iTunes logo. I'm really not sure what I'm doing wrong or any other details that might help someone figure this out.

asked 05 Feb '11, 21:20

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edited 05 Feb '11, 21:24


was your itunes on while you were jailbreaking?

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answered 06 Feb '11, 01:12

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