redsn0w cydia is only a white icon

Discussion in 'iPhone, iPod & iPad' started by Team_Subspace, Jan 27, 2011.

  1. Team_Subspace
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    Team_Subspace Citizen Marsalevsky

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    i just jailbroke my ipod touch 4g with redsn0w on 4.2.1 and now cydia is only a white icon that wont load... what should i do?
     
  2. Slave

    Slave GBAtemp Fan

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    shut down your device
    run Redsn0w on your computer and select "just boot Tethered right now" follw onscreen direction to boot your idevice

    (it'll ask to hold power button, then hold home button without releasing power button, then release the power button still holding the home... and voila)

    Device will be rebooted in tethered mode and cydia icon should be fine and operational
     
  3. Team_Subspace
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    Team_Subspace Citizen Marsalevsky

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    thanks, it worked (but tethered does have its downsides - needing a computer whenever i download a cydia app)
     
  4. Joktan

    Joktan GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    teathered is when you have to use a pc to reboot you ipod back on after being turned off...
     
  5. Team_Subspace
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    Team_Subspace Citizen Marsalevsky

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    and i need to do that every time i download a cydia app because they all need a reboot to work
     
  6. Dialexio

    Dialexio GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    You could install multiple Cydia apps at once. Just add each of them to the queue, then install them all at once.
     
  7. Joktan

    Joktan GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Most of the apps I get don't need a reboot so I didn't know.