Jailbreak iPod Touch from 1.1.4 to 2.2

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This morning I had to jailbreak an iPod Touch on Windows Vista which was still with version 1.1.4, and let me tell you… it wasn’t as easy as to jailbreak an iPhone. Not because of the QuickPWN, but because it’s more difficult to find and download the firmware for the iPod Touch than for the iPhone! In fact it took about two hours to finish the process… anyway, let’s start jailbreaking your iPod Touch:

First connect your iPod Touch with your PC

  • Create a Folder named iPodPWN on your desktop
  • Download firmware 2.0 for your iPod from here
  • Save firmware to the folder iPodPWN
  • Open iTunes
  • Press shift and click restore button (while still pressing shift)
  • A file browser window is opened
  • Go to your iPodPWN folder
  • Select your downloaded file
  • Click Open
  • Let iTunes “restore” your iPod Touch to version 2.0

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Your iPod Touch is now at version 2.0. Now let’s restore to version 2.2 – this is easier:

  • Open iTunes (if you closed it)
  • Click Update to update to the newer version 2.2
  • It will start downloading firmware 2.2 on your computer
  • Let iTunes install the update on your iPod

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It’s time to jailbreak your iPod Touch firmware 2.2:

  • After its ready, Copy the just downloaded firmware from:
    • Vista: “C:\Users\Your Username\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPod Software Updates\”
    • XP:  “C:\Documents and Settings\Your Username\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPod Software Updates\”
  • Paste it in the iPodPWN folder on your desktop
  • Download QuickPWN from here
  • Open QuickPWN
  • Make sure your iPod is connected to your PC
  • Browse for the Copied IPSW in your iPodPWN folder
  • Click next and follow the instructions on quickpwn
  • Let it finish.

You are now the proud owner of a jailbreaked iPod Touch 1Gen

http://www.mydigitallife.info/2009/01/02/iphone-and-ipod-touch-firmware-software-22-direct-download-links/

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7 Responses to “Jailbreak iPod Touch from 1.1.4 to 2.2”

  1. Upgrade iPhone to 2.2 on Windows « Clive Ciappara | Windows | iPhone | .Net Says:

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  2. Coringa Says:

    I thank you for the really easy tutorial, but your link for the QuickPWN send you to the MAC version of the program and not the windows version.

  3. ada Says:

    Does this work with software 1.1.1 or only with

  4. Ekol hoca videoları Says:

    I thank you for the really easy tutorial, but your link for the QuickPWN send you to the MAC version of the program and not the windows version.

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    Thanks…

  5. lloydcelzo Says:

    the QuickPwn file you have linked in here is in MAC format..do you have any Windows version of it?

  6. gabriel Says:

    why did this delete all of my music, video, and pics?

  7. Jailbreak iPhone to 2.2 on Windows | Clive Ciappara - Developer for Apps & Websites Says:

    […] week, I finally upgraded my iPhone 2G to version 2.2. It was very easy and fast. (Click here if you need to jailbreak an iPod Touch to version […]


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