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

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

Posted May 28, 2012 at 1:54am by iClarified · 249464 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 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 mount the downloaded dmg and drag the Absinthe application to your desktop.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Mac) [5.1.1]

Double click to launch the Absinthe application from your desktop.
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Using Absinthe 2.0 (Mac) [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 (Mac) [5.1.1]

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

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

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

Step Seven
In a few moments you will notice Cydia appear on your Springboard!
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***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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Angela
Angela - December 24, 2013 at 8:34am
What should I do when I run jailbreak it says " already jailbroken". How do I reinstall cyndia icon , so I can unlock my iPhone 4S?? Please advice . Thank you very much.
Paul Paulsen
Paul Paulsen - August 11, 2013 at 11:14am
ICLARIFLIED JAILBREAK IST ILLEGAL!!
abdulmajeed
abdulmajeed - March 19, 2013 at 12:01pm
شكرا
bob jones
bob jones - December 9, 2012 at 4:19am
what if your iphone says " already jailbroken"? Except the cydia icon vanished along time ago.
didier
didier - September 24, 2012 at 6:49pm
more 30€, thx for nothing, absinthe not open
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