Sunday, October 23, 2011

iOS 5 Jailbreak

Follow the steps below to jailbreak your device on iOS 5. (Note- this is a tethered jailbreak)

1.Download redsn0w 0.9.9b6
Mac- Click
Windows- Click

2. Connect your device

3.Go to 'Extras'

4.Click on "Select IPSW"

5. Select your downloaded IPSW

6.Go back and click on "Jailbreak"

7. Put your device into DFU Mode (The instructions will tell you how to)

8. After the jailbreak, leave your device connected and go to "Extras"->"Just boot tethered"

Thats all! Cydia should be fully running and you should be good to go!
If you have any queries whatsoever, feel free to ask in the comments section below.


  1. Does iPad 2 have a jailbreak yet? I know I could probably google this, but I hate filtering through all the spam and fake jailbreak websites

  2. Yes it does, it is called 'Absinthe'