iPhone RedSn0w, Can't reboot, battery is dead

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by Chiuy, Jun 25, 2011.

  1. Chiuy macrumors 6502

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    #1
    Using RedSn0w and my battery died last night.
    Usually, it works once I plug my phone back into the computer and run DFU mode.
    But I use redsn0w and by the time i run DFU mode, it says battery is dead. Even though I let it charged for over 8hrs.

    Any suggestions?
    I find it extremely stupid and dumb that once you jailbroken your phone, you can't let your phone die or you're in trouble.
     
  2. truciet macrumors 6502

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    pretty wild...i would leave it off and let it charge. then power on and see?
     
  3. -aggie- macrumors P6

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    You might try charging somewhere else (use a wall charger or try charging on another port or computer). Of course, your USB cord could be bad, as well.

    Where do you get the idea you can’t let your phone die or you’re in trouble if JB?
     
  4. Chiuy thread starter macrumors 6502

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    I'm using RedSn0w tethering.
    If my phone battery is dead, I cannot charge my phone and I can't even active it back up again without a computer.

    I just did an entire system restore to my iPhone and lost like a billion things. iTunes backup files got corrupted somehow and now I've lost everything over the past 8 months. -__-"

    I've let it died, then charged it for 8hours, no luck, no nothing.
    Wall charger, USB charger, etc.

    Whatever...
    I guess this is what i get for tethering... >_>
     
  5. Benji222 macrumors 65816

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    leave it plugged in while you put it in dfu mode.
     

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