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iPod 5, iOS 8.1 Pangu8 jailbreak. Messing with some settings in springboard via AdvancedSettings(8?) control center section, iPod froze up and now stuck in boot loop. Holding down volume up does not work, and holding home and power button, then holding volume up does not work. Device appears to be off after holding home + power and then holding power button. What should I do?

asked 30 Apr '15, 04:24

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Nickx000x
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I don't have access to a computer currently. My iPod has the apple logo for about like 5-8 seconds, screen goes black for 1-3 seconds, and repeats, like its infinitely respringing. Do you think SSH has loaded and/or I can do a semi restore? Upgrading/restoring is THE last option. There's nothing good about vanilla iOS on an iPod, since it's just an iPod. Thanks for any help :)

(30 Apr '15, 04:36) Nickx000x Nickx000x's gravatar image

bump

(01 May '15, 00:39) Nickx000x Nickx000x's gravatar image

If you don't have access to a computer and the volume up button trick doesn't work... I don't think you can really do anything.

(01 May '15, 01:34) Codyjd1 Codyjd1's gravatar image

No computer? Boot loop?

Well you f****d it now m8

lol

Well the only way to fix your device is by restoring on a computer, go to a library or borrow someone else's computer, once connected put it in DFU mode and hit restore on iTunes.

If you made no backup then you lost your data, also you will be updated to 8.3 so you lost your jailbreak too

link

answered 01 May '15, 02:32

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Hamza_
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Well I now have access to a computer. I was just at an event for a while. What files can I/should I delete/edit to fix it? Deleted com.apple.springboard.plist in /var/mobile/library/preferences (made a backup) but no dice.

(01 May '15, 20:55) Nickx000x Nickx000x's gravatar image

Its no point, you delete so much stuff for system, you may accept losing data, jailbreak, update to 8.3

(02 May '15, 10:13) daviddeteo daviddeteo's gravatar image
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