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I installed gamecenter (from other question) but after I rebooted it, it now does the loading circle with the apple logo in the back. How do I get to use it again?

asked 20 Aug '11, 23:15

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Also, I can't use the power button.

(20 Aug '11, 23:22) kosho123 kosho123's gravatar image

what is wrong with the power button

(20 Aug '11, 23:23) therealcmac therealcmac's gravatar image

I trying holding any button but it does bothing

(20 Aug '11, 23:32) kosho123 kosho123's gravatar image

try holding home an power till the phone turns off then back on...see if it boots properly

(20 Aug '11, 23:36) therealcmac therealcmac's gravatar image

I did but does the same thing.

(21 Aug '11, 00:27) kosho123 kosho123's gravatar image

99% sure you are going to have to restore, unless you are able to ssh into the device and get gamecenter out of there? i am not sure how to do that however, maybe one of the other members can shed some light on whether that is possible or not.............I am pretty sure you should pack your bags for a quick trip to RestoreVille

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answered 20 Aug '11, 23:18

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edited 21 Aug '11, 00:33

Did you make a backup of the N82AP.plist?

(21 Aug '11, 00:13) lambo_man_r2 lambo_man_r2's gravatar image

It's in your possession.

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answered 21 Aug '11, 00:34

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1st thing to do is backup your iPhone using iTunes...

Get into DFU Mode by following this guide, then restore to 4.2.1 and jailbreak using redsn0w 0.9.6rc18

NOTE: Don't restore if you're using ultrasn0w currently/rely on a unlock.

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answered 21 Aug '11, 06:16

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