Yesterday Chronic Dev-team has released the new jailbreak, Absinthe Greenpois0n to bring untethered jailbreak for A5 devices. As most of you know that Chronic dev-team and Pod2g have released the Mac version only of GreenpoiOn Absthine to jailbreak iPhone 4S and iPad 2 on 5.0.1 untethered. Windows version should come within few hours. For now we have a trick that would help Windows users to Jailbreak iPhone 4S / iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1.
Supported Devices and Firmwares :
- iPhone 4S running iOS 5.0, 5.0.1 (9A405 and 9A406)
- iPad 2 Wifi/GSM/CDMA running iOS 5.0.1
Before jailbreaking your device, we recommend to create a backup so that you can restores your data, apps, contacts and etc.
How to jailbreak iPhone 4S / iPad 2 5.0.1 untethered on Windows :
Step 1: Download CLI Absinthe for Windows - Click Here.
Step 2: Open the downloaded .zip file into your C:\
Step 3: Open Start menu, click on "run" and type cmd.exe
Step 4: In the command window, type: CD C:\cinject_0.4.3 as shown to get into the required folder.
Step 5: Now, execute CLI. Do this by typing: cinject.exe -i payloads/jailbreak.mobileconfig
Step 6: Now execute cinject.exe -j payloads and wait for the backup.
Step 7: Finally execute the command cinject.exe -w
Step 8: Once completed, you should see an Absinthe icon on the Home screen. Tap the Absinthe icon, it will open GreenPois0n site, and will then reboot your device. Once it loads again, the Cydia icon will have replaced the Absinthe icon. Non enjoy your iPhone 4S / iPad 2 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak.
Note: We know that this jailbreak guide is techy and anyone who gonna follow this guide should be aware what he do exactly. If you don't have good background about that, don't worry, the friendly interface of Greenpoi0n Absinthe should release within few hours.
Common Errors :
- For FATAL(_LINE_) error, go to Settings > General > Reset > Erase All Content And Settings. Then do the procedure all over again.
- For Camera Roll error - Click Here
- Error establishing database connection - Click Here
Update : How to jailbreak iPhone 4S / iPad 2 5.0.1 untethered on Windows : [Video Tutorial]
Update : Greenpoi0n Absinthe for Windows has been released, Download Now