Easy Untethered Jailbreak for iOS6 by using evasiOn

by on February 14th, 2013

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Evasi0n (available for Linux, MAC and Windows) can perform an untethered jailbreak for all iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and iPad mini models running iOS 6.0 through 6.1. The process is really simple and neat. You need to download this software, plugin your device into PC and start this software and wait. In the middle you need to tap an icon in your idevice and that’s it. Jailbreak will be done and Cydia will be installed in 2 to 5 minutes.

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Precaution

  • Backup your device (using iTunes, iCloud, iTools or iFunBox) before using evasi0n. Because if something breaks, you’ll always be able to recover your data.
  • Disable the lock passcode of your iOS device before using evasi0n. It can cause issues. During jailbreak device need to reboot several times without interruption. If you use passcode, then jailbreak process may break in the middle where device tries to automatically reboots.
  • If the process gets stuck somewhere, it’s safe to restart the program, reboot the device (if necessary by holding down Power and Home until it shuts down), and rerun the process.

Instructions to Jailbreak iOS 6

  • Make sure you have read above precautions
  • Download evasi0n
  • Launch evasi0n
  • Plug in your device, and click “Jailbreak” at evasi0n
  • Watch for any steps you may be asked to perform
  • Avoid all iOS and iTunes related tasks until evasi0n is complete
  • evasi0n will retrieve device information to generate jailbreak data
  • At almost 75% progress it will ask you to unlock device and tap the ‘jailbreak’ icon (only once) to continue
  • The screen will go black and return to Home screen
  • Process will proceed and jailbreak will complete
  • You can unplug the device now
  • Device will reboot few times
  • ‘jailbreak’ icon and temporary data will be removed from device
  • Cydia icon will appear in device
  • Click Cydia
  • Cydia will start to initialize (will take few minutes)

Done! Enjoy untethered jailbreaked iOS 6.

Operating System Requirements

MacOSX 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8
or
Windows (XP minimum)
or
Linux x86/x86_64 (Kernel >= 2.6.24, libgtk+-2.0 >= 2.24.13)

Supported Firmwares

iOS 6.0, 6.0.1, 6.0.2, and 6.1

Download Evasi0n from link above in instructions.

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