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How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

Posted January 20, 2012 at 5:50pm by iClarified · 215586 views
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These are instructions on how to perform an untethered jailbreak of your iPhone 4S using Absinthe for Mac.

Warning***: Before you continue make sure to do a backup of your device in iTunes as you may lose your Camera Roll during this process.



Step One
Download the latest version of Absinthe from here.

Step Two
Double click to extract the downloaded archive and launch the Absinthe application.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

Step Three
As prompted, connect your iPhone 4S to the computer via USB. Make sure to remove any passcodes or VPN settings you've previously set.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

Step Four
Click the Jailbreak button to begin
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

Step Five
The application will take you through several steps of the jailbreak: Sending initial data, waiting for reboot, waiting for device to finish booting, Preparing jailbreak data, and Sending payload data.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

Step Six
You will be informed that the jailbreak is 'Almost done'.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

Step Seven
On your device, locate the Absinthe icon and press it to complete your jailbreak. It could be on any homescreen.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]

If the server is down and you get an Error establishing a database connection message then tap the Settings icon on your springboard and turn on VPN.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]



You will get a configuration error; however, after about a minute your device will reboot with Cydia on the Springboard!


How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S Using Absinthe (Mac) [5.0, 5.0.1]
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Roberto
Roberto - March 18, 2012 at 1:48pm
Me too!!! Have the same problem ,, any advice,, When is the version to jailbreak an IPHONE 4S IOS 5.1 Is coming out??
Latif
Latif - March 18, 2012 at 2:19am
Amer
omar
omar - March 9, 2012 at 10:32am
amm, hi i have iPhone 4s I ALREADY download and setup absinthe and it works , then i upgrade iOS 5.0 to 5.1.0 now i`m getting this message “sorry the attached device is not supported ” when im trying to install the absinthe. any advice please… thanks and regards,
Kay
Kay - March 13, 2012 at 4:42am
I'm getting the same problem. ANYONE!?
chris
chris - March 20, 2012 at 9:42pm
Because Absinthe dosent support iphone 4s on 5.1.0 yet, there no jailbreak for the 4s on 5.1.0 keep waiting and hoping??????????????
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