Updating firmware on jailbroken iphone
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Step 2: Click on device button to the left of the i Tunes Store button in the top right corner in i Tunes. If the i OS 8 update is available it will automatically download and update your device to i OS 8.Step 10: Do not disconnect your device until the update has finished. Your device will be updated to i OS 8.0 and reboot once or twice during the process.You will see while Hello screen after it is successfully update.Click on i Tunes in the menu bar and then click on “Check for Updates..”.Once i Tunes is all squared away, it’s time to turn your attention to your i OS device and follow these instructions: Step 1: Connect your i OS device to your computer using an USB cable.Step 4: You will get a popup message informing you the new update is available. If it says i OS 7.1.2 is the latest version then download the appropriate firmware file using download links provided in step 5.
Step 5: Skip this step if you i OS 8.0 was available in Step 4.
After the firmware file has been downloaded, Hold down on the Option key (Mac) or the Shift key (Windows), and click on “Check for Update”. Now select the firmware file and click on the Open button.
Step 7: If you get a popup message informing you that i Tunes will update your i Phone/i Pad/i Pod touch to i OS 8.0 and will verify with Apple. Step 8: It will then show you the release notes for i OS 8. Then click on the Agree button for the terms and conditions.
When you Jailbreak your i Phone you are not unlocking it, rather opening it up to 3rd party tweaks and applications.
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The i OS 8 update is available as a free upgrade for the following i OS devices: It is very important to take a backup of your i Phone, i Pad and i Pod Touch before updating it with the latest i OS software update.