Jailbreak iOS 4.2 GM on iPhone 4, 3GS, 3G and iPod touch with Redsn0w 20.9.6b





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Uploaded on Nov 9, 2010

Apple has seeded the final GM release of iOS 4.2 to developers. The recently released Redsn0w 0.9.6b2 (based on Geohot's Limera1n) can jailbreak all of the current iOS devices on iOS 4.2. This has also been confirmed by MuscleNerd of the iPhone Dev Team.
So if you are feeling adventurous, you can give Redsn0w 0.9.6b2 a go on iOS 4.2 GM release. Supported devices are: * iPhone 4 * iPhone 3GS * iPhone 3G * iPad * iPod touch 4G / 3G / 2G

Follow the instructions posted below to jailbreak iOS 4.2 GM release with Redsn0w 0.9.6b2.

NOTE: All iPhone unlockers MUST STAY AWAY from iOS 4.2 until new version of Ultrasn0w unlock is available.
Download link of Redsnow for Windows: http://bit.ly/91KMwe
Download link of Redsnow for MAC: http://bit.ly/bb78Qt

Step 1: Download iOS 4.2 & iOS 4.1 (required for Redsn0w 0.9.6b2) for your version of iOS device.

Step 2: Update to iOS 4.2 firmware using the IPSW file you just downloaded via iTunes 10.1 Beta 2.

Download link for iTunes: http://bit.ly/cnkgBh

Step 3: Start Redsn0w 0.9.6b2 and point it to iOS 4.1 (Final Version, NOT iOS 4.2) to proceed with the jailbreak.

Step 4: Now select "Install Cydia" and click "Next". Optionally (if available), you can also select any other option you like.
Download link for Cydia: http://bit.ly/9GsAlL

Step 5: Now make sure your device is both OFF and PLUGGED IN to the computer before you click "Next".

At this stage you will be presented with a screen where you will have to quickly hold "Power" button and then while holding the "Power" button, you will now have to hold "Home" button too. Now after few seconds release "Power" button but keep holding "Home" button until installation begins.

Step 6: Sit back and enjoy while redsn0w will do all the rest for you. Once done, your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch will restart automatically and you will find it jailbroken on the latest iOS 4.2 firmware.



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