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How To: Jailbreak your Ipod Touch 1.1.1 to 1.1.2 (Windows)

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In this Instructable, I will show you how to jailbreak your Ipod Touch and update to 1.1.2. I will walk you through, step by step, to open your Touch for 3rd party applications.

*Warning: You do this at you own risk, I will not take any responsibility for what happens to your Ipod Touch!*

While you jailbreak your Ipod, there is just a small risk to brick your Ipod. In the most cases you can just restore your Ipod, I will tell you how in the first step. And again: I will not take any responsibility, when your screw up your Ipod.

What you need:
- an Ipod Touch (firmware 1.1.1, settings - general - about => version)
- a stable Wi-Fi connection
- Itunes

Note: When you look at the screenshots, you can see I'm dutch. But I hope they are clear enough.
 
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Step 1: Safety Procedures

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Before we are going to jailbreak your Ipod, I will tell you what to do, if your Ipod is acting weird.

1. Don't panic!
2. Plug your Ipod in your computer.
3. Press the wake-button and home-button at the same time, until you see the apple logo appear.
4. When you see the logo, let the wake-button go, but still hold the home button.
5. After a few seconds you will see the 'connect to itunes'-image. Let go the home-button.
6. Open Itunes and it should recognize your Ipod.
7. Click on restore.

8. If this don't work and you see only a plain screen, there's a big change that he's bricked.

Let's begin!

Step 2: Jailbreak 1.1.1

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First we've to jailbreak 1.1.1. Just browse on the browser of your Ipod to http://jailbreakme.com and click on 'install AppSnapp'. This will jailbreak your Ipod and install the installer we need. Just wait until the Ipod automatically reboots.

Step 3: Preparations for the 1.1.2 jailbreak

Now we've to prepare the Ipod to update to 1.1.2 and jailbreak it. Click on the installer, install and all packages. Now browse to Oktoprep. Click on it and then install. Your Ipod Touch is now ready to update to 1.1.2.

*Don't forget this step, otherwise you won't be able to jailbreak 1.1.2!*
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tthrower183 years ago
check out my instructable its an updated jailbreak and its easy
deadfire554 years ago
Yea this guide is definitely about 2 years outdated. You can find an updated guide for jailbreaks for all firmwares and devices here: http://ipodtoucher55.blogspot.com/2010/08/jailbreaking-and-unlocking-iphone-ipod.html
SNAVE6 years ago
I bought an ipod from a person. I cant find the person and I cant even get into the ipod touch without the pass code im tryin to bypass it so i can change it and start usin my ipod touch it wont even let me go into i tunes without the password im never going to get so can i get around this?
i would just keep guesing and write down your guess or did they set it so that after so may trys you have to go onto itunes if so then goodluck and try to contact the person you got it from
jake579 SNAVE5 years ago
tell me if it works out 4 ya!
jake579 SNAVE5 years ago
i know how 2 get around it. first u need 2 plug in ur ipod 2 ur computer. then bring up itunes if u have it(if not go to apple.com and download 4 free) and on the side where the toolbars r (the left side where it says music movies video ect.) i pic of ur ipod shuld pop up and should say ipod. Then click on the ipod and wait a moment. when it loads u shuld see a buton close 2 the middle of the screen that says restore. click restore, and wait for it. (this may take awhile) afterwards ur ipod shuld be back 2 normal like u just bought it. This will delete everything on the pod, but u will be able 2 get onto it and there will be no password.
If you don't want it, can you give it to me please? I have use of it.
Enter DFU mode: Plug iPod in, hold sleep & home until you get the disconnect sound, let go of sleep until it reconnects. Restore in iTunes.
A.C.E. SNAVE5 years ago
you hold the sleep button and home button down for a long time to restore with out itunes.
pebbles3144 years ago
how do i get the application apps , so i can download free games and music on my ipod ?
wee_man4 years ago
Here is an easy guide that works for any ipod touch any firmware.  www.jonys.info/2010/02/how-to-jailbreak-your-ipod/
PSPerson4 years ago
THIS IS OUTDATED!! APPSNAPP NO LONGER EXISTS.
dootyhead5 years ago
http://youripodtouchjailbreak.blogspot.com/If you're looking to jailbreak your iPod Touch after upgrading to Firmware 3.0, go here for an easy guide: http://youripodtouchjailbreak.blogspot.com/
Jailbreakme.com has been shut down
battleman205 years ago
the jail break me website has been shut down by apple so i cant download the app thingy
chaveza945 years ago
y would u want to make ur ipod touch look like an ugly windows... like that format is so f'in ugly
conradev5 years ago
DOnt Jailbreak 1.x versions. Get the app store and PWN 2.X versions. It is so000000000 much better
Pot head5 years ago
Is it possable that u woudent b able get it up and running?
When you jailbreak the itouch and you install the instant messenger, it is free to instant message?
naveeddil5 years ago
May i know where will i get OKTOPREP
DV5050735 years ago
How do you change it from 1.1.4 to 1.1.1
davidbot5 years ago
Hi, I'm trying to jailbreak my itouch its not working. The browser crashes but the itouch does not reboot or hang and install the intaller.app. I'm running the required firmware. Please I need help on what to do or any other method I can try.
is ur touch supposed to be on or off when u do this step?
Hey ppl i just got an ipod touch and i have no clue how to jail break it and i really want to, but all the sites have talked about downgrading from a 1.1.2 to a 1.1.1 but mine is a 1.1.4..... so what do i do?? help Girl-in-need!
just get iLiberty and hit go for it
lola23456 years ago
so i went to jailbreakme.com and clicked the very last button on the bottom of the page, but safari just opens a new window that has a small blue box with ? inside of it on the top left corner. i turned off the pop block ups, but it's still not working! PLEASE HELP. thankss
m1a2i3n46 years ago
I have v1.1.1 but when i go to www.jailbreakme.com and click "install AppSnapp" it makes the internet go away like it should but then it doesnt do anything and my pop up blocker is turned off. what do i do? Is there any other webesites to install it from? thanks
saintsfan6 years ago
when i try this it safari will just crash and nothing will happen
dnz02256 years ago
if anyone could help me it would be appreciated
Hotdogs6 years ago
I click install appsnapp and the blue question mark keeps showing up...wat do I do
mejia916 years ago
i need help i go to jailbreakme.com and i click on install appsnapp and it automatically signs out of the internet and nothing happens at all... WAT DO I DO???
cfull256 years ago
when i click on AppSnapp it wont load a page it just has the ? in the blue box. What do i do?
i have the same problem,
gberget cfull256 years ago
you to disable the popup blocker in safari
vitamin gberget6 years ago
Hi! I have the same problem. Downgraded to 1.1.1 trying to install AppSnapp. Popup blocker in safari is disabled... but nothing happens
smm19956 years ago
i have a problem .
on my touch i have waited for like 5 minutes and i have a blue question mark in the top left corner
and i disabled the pop-up blockers .
i need helpp ,
ANYONEE ?

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mccouch6 years ago
ok when i hold shift and click the 1.1.1 firmware it says extracting software, does some stuff, then has an error (1).. any ideas?
etsu mccouch6 years ago
I'm getting the same problem right now, were you able to get around the error code 1?
plzhelpme6 years ago
please i need you to answer this ive downloaded your file but its a zip and i decompressed it but theres so many files which of them do i have to choose its so confusing
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