how to i jailbreak ipod touch 3g 4.1

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Oct 17, 2010
  1. tagzard
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    i tried linera1n but it didnt work the cydia icon didnt show up so is there a jailbreak for this.
     


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    is there a limedrop icon?
     
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    did you start the program, plug your ipod in, and then click "make it ra1n"
     
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    run limera1n.exe as administrator.
     
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    also, did you check if there is more than one page? when i first jailbroke my idevice, the icon was on the second page.
     
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    i did it and it didnt work
     
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    try reseting your ipod touch by holding the sleep button and menu button at the same time.
     
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    did it not working
     
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    how many gigabytes is your ipod touch?
    if it is under 32gb then it will not work.
     
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    it is a 8gb
    so is there a way to jailbreak it
     
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    just try again.make sure to let go of the home button when it says it's in dfu.if not try greenpois0n.

    never mind you have a 2g an it doesn't work for it.
     
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    trashed; seems i was wrong...
     
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    is there a way to jailbreak it!!
     
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    3rd generation ipod touch have the exact same hardware as the 2nd generation ipod touch.
    which limera1n doesn't support.
    use greenpois0n instead.

    nevermind, greenpois0n doesn't support 2g ipod touch yet.
    you cannot jailbreak your ipod as of now.
    wait until a jailbreak is released for your model.
     
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    ****links updated******

    how to jailbreak ipod touch 2nd & 3rd generation with redsn0w.

    http://tipsneeded.com/jailbreak-ipod-touch-2g-4-1-windows/

    how to put ipod touch into recovery mode:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rb_ss0bljhy .


    i just did this literally four days ago on my 2nd gen ipod touch.

    **important** back up everything in itunes before you wipe. if some thing goes wrong (it did for me) all data, apps, etc. will be lost.

    *****more important***** any notes, game data, etc. will be deleted and cannot be backed up. make sure you email yourself notes, and you can take screenshots with ipod touches of your high scores by holding down top left button (lock) and pressing center button (home), and it takes a screenshot.



    this will work.
     
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    if you just google what you're asking, the 2nd or 3rd link has everything i just linked you.


    ***another thing***

    if you do accidentally do something wrong, and ipod touch won't turn on, just download the 4.1 firmware, and restore your ipod in itunes.

    any apps you downloaded, whether paid or free, or free and now paid, you can re-download at no charge!!!

    i am 100% sure of this ^^^^ i had dozens of open feint games that were free for 1 day and paid the next, and i re-downloaded all at no charge. aswell as games i downloaded as paid, and are still payed.

    ****trust me**** it will look like you're buying it again, it will show the price, and when you click it, it will say buy now. it will start the download and then say "you have already purchased this item, to re-download at no charge, click o.k.".




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    there. i've done mah good deed for the day.
     
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    it only works on firmware 3.0
    you are wrong.
     
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    ..now that you mention it, i linked you the old one. hold on. let me update the links for 4.1 firmware.
     

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