How to Jailbreak iPhone 4S & iPad 2 iOS 5.0.1 On Windows With CLI ? As most of you know, the Chronic Dev Team released a new jailbreak tool known as GreenPois0n Absinthe to jailbreak iPhone 4S and iPad 2 running on iOS 5.0.1.
Absinthe Jailbreak Tool is available for Win and Mac OS X users. That’s why the iPhone Dev Team released a new tool called CLI (Command Link) for both Windows and Mac OS X to allow both Windows and Mac OS X users to do their jailbreak.
Jailbreak iPhone 4S / iPad 2 on Windows
The iPhone 4S, can be jailbroken on both iOS 5.0 and iOS 5.0.1 firmware untethered. On the other hand, the iPad 2 can only be untethered jailbroken on iOS 5.0.1.
Before you start, make sure that you have updated your device and created a backup so that you can restore your apps, photos, media, contacts and everything. Also unlock your device by typing the passcode if necessary.
STEP 1: Download CLI Absinthe for Windows and Mac OS X.
STEP 2: Unzip the folder named cinject_0.4.3 into the system folder, i.e. C:.
STEP 3: Now go to the start menu, click on run and type in cmd.exe (open command prompt)
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Fix Errors – Jailbreak iPhone 4S & iPad 2 iOS 5.0.1 On Window:
- Fix FATAL(_LINE_) error, go to Settings > General > Reset > Erase All Content And Settings. Then do the procedure all over again.
- Fix 1266 Fatal Error
- Fix Camera Roll error, use this guide posted here.
- Fix error establishing database connection, use the guide posted here.
- For Mac users who want to use GreenPois0n Absinthe jailbreak tool, a Mac OS X version is currently available. You can follow our guide posted here to jailbreak iPhone 4S, iPad 2 untethered.