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How to use understand Redsn0w and its options

Redsn0w is the best jailbreaking tool available for both Windows and Mac. If offers a very user friendly interface and environment that everyone can jailbreak their iOS devices without having much knowledge. In this post I will try to cover every function of it.

You can download latest version Redsn0w from our Redsn0w download page.

When you open up redsn0w, you will be presented with two options i,e Jailbreak and Extras.

How to use understand Redsn0w and its options


If you want to jailbreak your device, simply select Jailbreak tab and follow the instructions up to the mark. For other stuff, go to Extras.


How to use understand Redsn0w and its options

1. Just Boot
This option is just to boot tethered jailbroken devices. If your iOs device is tethered jailbroken on specific firmware and it reboots for some reason, you will have to boot it up using this option of redns0w otherwise your device will keep stuck on Apple logo.

2. Pwned DFU
If you want to restore custom firmware on your device using iTunes, then you must put it into pwned DFU mode. Using this option, you can put your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch into restorable state.

3. Recovery Fix
Sometimes when you are restoring your device using iTunes, you get an error at the end of the update process and your device goes into recovery mode loop. To get rid of that, use this option.

4. SHSH Blobs
This option is used to fetch, verify, submit, and query shsh blobs of your current firmware. You can also use your shsh blobs to stitch a personalized custom firmware.

5. Select IPSW
This option is used to tell redsn0w that this specific selected IPSW file will be used for the entire jailbreak session until you exit redsn0w.

6. Custom IPSW
The most useful and handy feature for iPhone unlockers. This options builds a custom firmware for your iPhone with preserved unlockable baseband.

7. Even More
Includes some more extra features.


7a. Preferences.
Can be used to show ECID’s of your connected devices, change boot logo.

7b. Identify
Identifies your device in DFU mode.

7c. Clear Cache
Clears cache of Redsn0w. If you are havin issues with redsn0w, choose this option.

7d. Backup
Connect your device with computer and choose this option to make a backup of any path of your device to your hard disk drive.

7e. Restore
This option is used to downgrade A5 Devices including the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S.

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