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How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Posted September 28, 2008 at 5:55pm by iClarified · 118450 views
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These are instructions on how to jailbreak your iPod touch With QuickPwn for Mac. This tutorial has been updated for the 2.1 firmware.

NOTE*: If you have an iPod 2G the Dev-Team is still working on a jailbreak. Stay tuned!

Step One
Download QuickPwn 1.1 from here and place it on your desktop.

Step Two
Double click the downloaded file to mount the QuickPwn [QuickPwn_1.1.dmg] archive
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Three
Connect your iPod touch to the computer and launch iTunes from the dock.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Four
Select the iPod touch from the list of devices on the left then click the Restore button.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

NOTE**: If you have not already upgraded to 2.0.x you may be asked to purchase the 2.1 firmware.

Step Five
A popup will appear asking if you are sure you want to restore and update. Click theRestore and Update button.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Confirm that the version to update to is the 2.1 firmware then click the Next button.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Next click Agree to accept the Software License Agreement.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)


Step Six
Once the Restore has completed double click the QuickPwn icon from the mounted QuickPwn dmg.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Seven
Click OK to accept the copyright notice.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Eight
Connect your iPhone to the computer when asked then click the OK button.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Nine
QuickPwn will now automatically detect the device connected!
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Ten
QuickPwn will now automatically search for the latest firmware for this device
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Eleven
You will be asked if you would like to replace the original boot and recovery logos on your iPhone. Select Yes or No to continue.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Twelve
QuickPwn will now begin building your custom IPSW.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Thirteen
You will be asked to enter your administrator username and password. Do this, then click OK to continue.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Fourteen
QuickPwn will now help you put your iPhone into DFU mode. First, turn off the device.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Next, you will be asked to hold both the Home and Power buttons for 10 seconds.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Finally, you will release the power button and continue holding down the Home button for another 10 seconds.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Fifteen
QuickPwn will now automatically begin sending information to your iPhone.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Sixteen
You will now be notified that QuickPwn is modifying your iPhone. The process will take some time and will cause the iPhone to reboot. Don't do anything until the process has completed!
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)

Step Seventeen
Once your iPhone has rebooted it will be jailbroken and have both Cydia and Installer on the Springboard!
How to Jailbreak Your iPod touch With QuickPwn (Mac)
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anthony lore
anthony lore - November 22, 2008 at 12:50pm
does this allow me to add apps?
gnugget
gnugget - November 11, 2008 at 4:21pm
what does "would you like to replace the original boot and restore logos that are on your ipod touch"
Gal
Gal - October 29, 2008 at 7:00pm
hmmm, just one thing... you might want to write iPod touch and not iPhone on the guide... and btw, does this allow me to download apps?
chris
chris - October 29, 2008 at 12:00pm
Ok I managed to jailbreak. The problem came from my dock so I used my original apple dock connector and ok ! It's better to use this connector because some people seemed to have the same problem : no informations transmitted to the Ipod after entering the DFU mode
Antonio
Antonio - October 26, 2008 at 12:46am
stuck just like you guys :/ aah.. soooooo boring..
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