Redsn0w 0.9.6 can now jailbreak your iPod 2G and iPhone 3G on windows,this jailbreak was already available for mac but now windows users can also use redsn0w to jailbreak.
Note: If you have used Ultrasnow to jailbreak your iPhone 3G,don’t use redsn0w for now as it will update your phone baseband to the latest version!
You just have to follow these simple steps to Jailbreak your iPhone and iPod.
Remember this update by the Dev Team while jailbreaking your iPhone/iPod Touch with redsn0w on Windows:
Update: Any Windows users seeing “Waiting for reboot” for too long (more than 20 seconds or so), please try “shaking” the JB process by unplugging then replugging your USB cable (while letting redsn0w continue to run). Also, try using a USB port “closer” to your computer (as opposed to on your monitor or behind another hub). We’re still tweaking the Windows flow and so any feedback you can provide will help.
First,download iOS 4.1 files for windows.
then,Extract redsn0w.zip into a folder.
Connect your iPod 2G or iPhone 3G to your computer and run itunes.
after connecting,select your iPhone/iPod at the left side of iTune panel,Now hold the Shift button and click Restore button.
Now it will open browse,select the Firmware which you downloaded(.ipsw file) and click ok.
Once iTunes has finished updating your iPhone to the desired firmware open the folder where you extracted redns0w.zip and launch the redsn0w.exe.
as redsnow is opened,Click the browse button:
As browse opens,select the .ipsw file from your computer,and click ok.
redsnow will verify the firmware,as it is verified you will be able to click Next button.
Then redsnow will make it ready to Jailbreak it for you.
Now Redsn0w will ask for the following options to select from.Be sure you have selected Cydia.then click next.
Now Connect your iPhone/iPod to the computer and be sure that it’s turned OFF.then click the next button(after connected).
redsn0w will now guide you how to put your phone to DFU mode.Follow the simple steps to put your iphone/iPod into DFU mode:
* Hold down both the Home button and the Power button for 10 seconds.
* Release the Power button and continue holding the Home button until RedSn0w detects the device.
Your iPhone/iPod will now Reboot.
It will load for sometime after that,Redsn0w will inform you that your iPhone/iPod is Jailbriken with Cydia.
You have successfully Jailbroken your device.ENJOY!
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