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How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

Posted May 28, 2012 at 1:54am by iClarified · 499239 views
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These are instructions on how to perform an untethered jailbreak of your iPhone on iOS 5.1.1 using Absinthe for Windows.

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
Extract the downloaded archive.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

Step Three
Double click the absinthe-win-2.0.exe file from the folder that was just extracted.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

This will create a new folder called absinthe-win-2.0.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

Open the newly created folder and launch absinthe.exe.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

Step Three
As prompted, connect your iPhone to the computer via USB. Make sure to remove any passcodes or VPN settings you've previously set.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

Step Four
Click the Jailbreak button to begin
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

Step Five
The application will take you through several steps to jailbreak including: beginning jailbreak, sending initial jailbreak data, sending final jailbreak data, waiting for reboot, and waiting for process to complete.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

Step Six
You will be informed that the jailbreak is 'Done'.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]

Step Seven
In a few moments you will notice Cydia appear on your Springboard!
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Windows) [5.1.1]


***If you have any problems please retry the procedure on a device cleanly restored to iOS 5.1.1 (Remember to backup before restoring)***
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arun dey
arun dey - October 18, 2013 at 4:16am
how to make a backup of my iphone4 before using the tools absinthe
A08
A08 - October 18, 2013 at 7:54am
Simple http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1766
nigtherig
nigtherig - October 16, 2013 at 8:59pm
it wont reconise my ipad 1 gen HELP
Faisal
Faisal - June 26, 2013 at 9:55am
Sorry this device is not supported, I have iPhone 4 firmware 02.10.04
A08
A08 - July 1, 2013 at 7:40am
This tool is for iOS 5.1.1, as Captioned.
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