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tried going into dfu mode about 4 times it didn't work tried to just power iphone back on which doesn't seem to work anymore what can i do ?

asked 08 Feb '11, 05:52

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First of all, greenpois0n as of right now (rc5_b4) does not work with iPhone 3G. You probably ran into the problem I did, where it actually IS in DFU mode, with a black screen, so you think it's off. Fix this by holding both home and sleep buttons down for about ten seconds, then release and wait a few seconds and you should be able to turn it back on as normal.

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answered 08 Feb '11, 19:55

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Try loading up iTunes and plugging it back in. It should say in iTunes that it has found a device in recovery mode. Restore your iPhone with iTunes and try the jailbreak again.

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answered 08 Feb '11, 05:56

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chez1978
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Thanks, that worked for me!

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answered 07 Aug '11, 14:09

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