No new icon after jailbreak!

Discussion in 'iPod touch Hacks' started by still in school, Jan 21, 2011.

  1. still in school macrumors 6502

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    I have a 4th Gen iPod Touch and I used Green Poison AND Limera1n, both of which says the jailbreak was successful but no icons were installed for me to install Cydia. Can anyone help?
     
  2. SpiritJb macrumors newbie

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    Please provide more detail.

    I don't know your firmware version (btw limera1n nor gp works with 4.2.1).
    I don't know if your definition of no icon correlates to ghost icons or not.
    I don't know if you used the loader to install cydia or not.

    Please reply with the needed information.
     
  3. Synthion macrumors regular

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    I had a similar problem, run through the steps.

    If you are running 4.2.1 stop reading, they will say it's "jailbroken", but it is really not.

    1. I used Limera1n and did not receive an icon either. I had to use Greenpois0n.

    2. When you used GreenPois0n, did you see command-line run on your touch? If not, it's not jailbroken.

    3. Try redsn0w, it's not as simple, but it is way more effective.

    4. If you... Wait... I thought it was impossible to jailbreak a iPT 4G right now!:eek:
     
  4. SpiritJb macrumors newbie

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    Yes you can jailbreak ipt4g.
     
  5. jimstewart macrumors newbie

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    Mine is a 4.2.1 version and i have a similar problem with my iphone ... It is so so annoying !!:mad:
     
  6. jimstewart macrumors newbie

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  7. SpiritJb macrumors newbie

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    You can't use limera1n and gp to jailbreak 4.2.1.
     
  8. ECUpirate44 macrumors 603

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    Use Redsnow. It's tethered, but how often do you turn off your ipod?
     

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