Anxious yet cautious; scared to jailbreak

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by anothernuke15, Mar 12, 2008.

  1. anothernuke15 macrumors newbie

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    Ok, I'm a first-time poster on this site so please excuse if the thread seems amatuer-ish.
    So basically I really want to jailbreak, but I'm afriad of the whole "voids your warranty" deal with apple. I have Ziphone downloaded right now, version 2.5c (the latest), and I noticed the "refurbish" tab. I've been researching and so far nobody has been too clear with me about how to, if its possible, reset my iphone 100% (clear of hacks, software locked again, switch flipped back) so that i would be able to pass it off at an apple store seemingly innocently if my unit were to become damaged and in need of repair under warranty. I have heard primarily this method: 1) restore to 1.1.4 through iTunes (which i am currently running) 2) refurbish with Ziphone 2.5c and 3) enjoy my newfound innocence. If anyone could confirm or deny this method or perhaps provide an account of a successful 100% restore/refurbish, I would greatly appreciate the time you've taken to help.
    -Thank you
     
  2. Four20 macrumors 6502a

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    it'll be one of the best things you'll do for yourself

    :p
     
  3. rumbletum macrumors regular

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    I was as nervous as you on Monday when I finally decided to Jailbreak my phone, but it was so easy to do, and theres so much more functionality on the phone now.

    I highly recommend you do it
     
  4. knoxtown macrumors 6502

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    And dont forget, it only takes 1 click to get back to normal :D
     

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