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How to fix some mysterious problems.

I just bought a new iPhone that comes with factory settings of 4.2.1

I tired using the latest GreenPois0n jailbreak(following instructions) for Windows

and still i can manage to get it jailbreak.

After all the steps... it will jsut say jailbreak failed =(

So how? pls hlp = (

BTW... im using windows 7

asked 06 Feb '11, 04:33

xellosii's gravatar image


I reccomend using my guide, it has worked for some but not all.

How to Jailbreak and install Cydia properly so Cydia doesn't crash, no need for redsn0w!!!


answered 06 Feb '11, 04:36

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ok... i'll try...

(06 Feb '11, 05:32) xellosii xellosii's gravatar image

thanks = )

(06 Feb '11, 05:32) xellosii xellosii's gravatar image

I recommend avoiding windows 7, it is not a good OS to use... I failed mine 4 times til I tried WinXP and it worked first time, also make sure you extract greenpois0n.exe to your desktop first because it has to download files...


answered 06 Feb '11, 05:52

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