How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

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Instructions on how to jailbreak your iPod Touch 5G on iOS 7.1 - 7.1.2 using Pangu for Mac.

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.

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Step One
Create an iClarified folder on your desktop and download the latest version of Pangu into the folder.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

Double click the downloaded DMG to mount it, then drag the Pangu application into the iClarified folder.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Two
Double click the Pangu application icon to launch the utility.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Three
The Pangu jailbreak program will launch.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

Connect your iPod to the computer via a USB cable. You will notice the device is detected by software. Click the large black button to the right of the screen to begin your jailbreak.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Four
A guide will popup asking you adjust your date back in time.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

Tap Settings on your Springboard then choose the General menu.
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Select Date & Time from the General menu then tap the Set Automatically switch to turn it to the OFF position.
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Press the date and time that appears and scroll to move the date back to June 1st, 2014.
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Step Five
Once the date has been adjusted, the Pangu app will begin the jailbreak process.
How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [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.
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**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 iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

Step Seven
Once complete your iPod will reboot and you will see Cydia on your desktop!
How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

How to Jailbreak Your iPod Touch 5G Using Pangu (Mac) [iOS 7.1.2]

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

ANSWERS:
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indiekiduk - July 2, 2014 at 9:11pm
Doesn't work with 7.1.2 on 16GB silver iPod 5G. Before it reboots it says "Storage is almost full" then gets in a reboot loop.
Ashaunti - July 21, 2014 at 7:00am
Tell me how to jailbreak from cydia app
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