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I have been trying to downgrade all night; I am currently in recovery mode after running fixrecovery43 after a recent attempted downgrade to 4.3.3. What do you think went wrong?

asked 31 Jul '11, 00:56

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You didn't close ituneshelper.exe.

Just kidding. Open iTunes and see if it wakes up the phone.


answered 31 Jul '11, 01:01

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spockers ♦♦

edited 31 Jul '11, 01:02

I've restored/ upgraded/downgraded a bunch of times in the past few days, just testing stuff out and I've realized fixrecovery seems buggy. tho I'm on a mac, it doesn't always work. the easiest way to downgrade imo is to make a custom firmware

(31 Jul '11, 01:03) cybr1d ♦ cybr1d's gravatar image

@Curly420 On an iPod or iPhone?

(31 Jul '11, 01:32) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

I guess I was running it at the wrong time... I was supposed to run it with the iTunes Error message still opened. Successful downgrade; Thanks for your attempted assist(s) =3

(31 Jul '11, 01:38) Kitastriphi Kitastriphi's gravatar image

That's about as relevant as closing ituneshelper, and by that I mean not at all. Simple coincidence, it could just as well have been whether you were exhaling or inhaling.

(31 Jul '11, 01:46) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

oh. Spockers. iPhone 4

(31 Jul '11, 01:48) cybr1d ♦ cybr1d's gravatar image

Im running Lion and fixrecovery43 goes thru its process w/o error, says complete and my phone still boots up in recovery sometimes.

(31 Jul '11, 01:50) cybr1d ♦ cybr1d's gravatar image

Speaking of Lion, have you tried GP on it? @venusanann's Mac (running Lion) locks up on it.

(31 Jul '11, 01:51) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

No, I haven't. I think I have 4.2.1 SHSH's, Ill try later tonight and let you know how it goes.

(31 Jul '11, 01:56) cybr1d ♦ cybr1d's gravatar image
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