Friday, 15 October 2010
How to Jailbreak Your iPad Using Limera1n (Mac)
These are instructions on how to jailbreak your iPad using Limera1n for Mac. You can find the Windows version of this tutorial
Open your web browser of choice and navigate to
. Click the
logo at the bottom of the screen.
When prompted save the download to your desktop
Double click the
file from the desktop to extract the archive, then double click to launch.
Connect your iPad to the computer and click the large
make it ra1n
You iPad will now be placed in recovery mode.
Press both the power and the home buttons.
When Limera1n asks you to, release the power button.
Your phone will now be in DFU mode
As limera1n performs its exploit you will see the image of a lime raindrop on your iPad.
Limera1n will let you know when it is complete.
After you power back on your iPad you will see a new icon on the SpringBoard entitled
. Press it to continue.
Once Limera1n opens select
then press the
button at the top right of the screen.
installation has completed you must reboot your iPad.
When your iPad has restarted you can run Cydia. Let it do all the necessary updates.
NOTE*: To remove the
icon from your desktop you can relaunch the app and tap the Uninstall Limera1n button or install CyDelete from Cydia then use it to delete the application.
***A big thanks goes to Geohot who made this jailbreak possible.
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