RedSn0w 0.9.6 RC9 Released an hour ago, Here is the tutorial on how to jailbreak your iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 4G, 3G, iPad on the 4.3.1 firmware using RedSn0w 0.9.6rc9 for Windows. The new Redsn0w 0.9.6rc9 is based on @i0n1c untethered exploit for iOS 4.3.1. so that means you don’t need to plug in your iPhone every time you reboot it.
The Steps are same for both Mac and Windows, we have posted guide for Windows.
ultrasn0w unlockers ‘MUST’ stay away as Ultrasn0w is not compatible with iOS 4.3.1 and does not work with older basebands.
Make sure not to update to iOS 4.3.1 if you need an unlock as one is not yet available!
- An iPhone 4, 3GS or iPod Touch 4G, 3G or iPad
- iTunes 10.2.1 installed on your computer.
- DownloadiOS 4.3.1 on your desktop
- Download Redsn0w 0.9.6RC9
Step1: Restore iOS 4.3.1 on your iOS device and keep it connected to your computer via USB.
*You can skip this step if you’re already running iOS 4.3.1/tethered jailbroken iOS 4.3.1.
Step2: Open RedSn0w 0.9.6 RC9 and point it to the official iOS 4.3.1 firmware file.
Step3: Now check Cydia and click next.
Step4: Please plug your iPhone into the computer and make sure its OFF then click the Next button.
Step6: One in DFU mode your iPhone will restart, Now, just wait while Redsn0w gets installed and jailbreaks your device. Once finished your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch will restart automatically.
NOTE: 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).