This easy tutorial will show you the steps involved in jailbreaking iPhone 4S and iPad 2 running iOS 5.0 or iOS 5.0.1 using Absinthe tool for Windows. This version of Absinthe works exactly the same as the Mac OS X version released previously, with the same simple and very friendly interface, also extremely easy to use. This free jailbreak solution is compatible with:
- iPhone 4S cu iOS 5.0, 5.0.1 (9A405 și 9A406);
- iPad 2 Wifi/GSM cu iOS 5.0.1
It is recommend to make a complete backup of your device before installing the new untethered jailbreak solution to avoid possible problems in case you need restore.
First of all, if you have pass-code on iPhone, disable it in order not to encounter problems along the way. Then, you can reactivate.
Jailbreak iPhone 4S and iPad 2 using Absinthe
Step 01: Download to your PC the Absinthe jailbreak tool for Windows, and then open it;
Step 02: The jailbreak process is very simple. Just connect your iPhone to PC and click on the "Jailbreak" button.
Step 03: After the installation is complete you have to click on the new icon that will appear on Home Screen, for the process to be complete; (see picture below)
Step 04: After a few moments, the untethered jailbreak is already installed on your iPhone 4S or iPad 2.
Note. You may receive the error “Error Establishing Database Connection” (because of overcrowding the Chronic Dev Team servers) but there is no problem. Go to Settings> General> Network and turn on VPN. You will receive another error (it is perfectly normal) then your iPhone should automatically reboot.
Now everything should be functional and you can enjoy this free jailbreak on iPhone 4S iPad 2 running iOS 5/5.0.1.
If you already performed a successful jailbreak your terminal using Absinthe for Mac OS X, there is no need to rerun this process because it does not bring anything new.