How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

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Instructions on how to jailbreak your iPad Air, iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPad mini, and iPad mini Retina on iOS 7.1 - 7.1.2 using Pangu.

If you aren't already at iOS 7.1.2 we suggest upgrading to the latest firmware using iTunes. You can find download links for iOS 7.1.2 here.

How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step One
Create an iClarified folder on your desktop and download the latest version of Pangu into the folder. If your download is a zip file then extract the archive into the same folder.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Two
Double click the Pangu executable to launch the application.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Three
The utility will launch. If you don't have Chinese installed on your system, the words will appear as gibberish.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Connect your iPad to the computer via a USB cable. You will notice the device is detected by software. Uncheck the box towards the left of the window. This box asks if you would like a Chinese piracy app store installed. We strongly recommend for security and legal purposes that you do not check this box.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Click the large black button to the right of the screen to begin your jailbreak.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Four
A guide will popup asking you adjust your date back in time.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Tap Settings on your Springboard then choose the General menu.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Select Date & Time from the General menu then tap the Set Automatically switch to turn it to the OFF position.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Press the date and time that appears and scroll to move the date back to June 1st, 2014.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Five
Once the date has been adjusted, the Pangu app will begin the jailbreak process.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

A new Pangu icon will appear on your Springboard. Tap the icon then press Continue when prompted to confirm the launch of the application.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

**If you wait too long to launch the app on your SpringBoard, you will see a red message on the Windows app and will need to start over.

Step Six
The Pangu utility will continue with the jailbreak. Make sure to keep the device connected and do not close the app.
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Seven
Once complete your iPad will reboot and you will see Cydia on your desktop!
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]

How to Jailbreak Your iPad Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini Using Pangu (Windows) [iOS 7.1.2]


*A big thanks to the Pangu team and all the others who contributed to this jailbreak.

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ipad 2 GSM - September 4, 2014 at 2:30pm
Work with ipad 2 no problem at all
Zmi - August 22, 2014 at 12:11pm
i lost my cydia and some apps after reset setting..how to solve this with pangu jailbroker
melt7777 - August 19, 2014 at 3:02am
iPad Air 4,1 with 7.1.1 (11D201) successful on third run. Thanks guys, i would have loved to see another evasi0n victory but i don't have all year. Well done.
melt7777 - August 19, 2014 at 3:01am
iPad Air 4,1 with 7.1.1 (11D201) successful on third run. Thanks guys, i would have loved to see another evasi0n victory but i don't have all year. Well done.
melt7777 - August 19, 2014 at 3:00am
iPad Air 4,1 with 7.1.1 (11D201) successful on third run. Thanks guys, i would have loved to see another evasi0n victory but i don't have all year. Well done.
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