iPhone Is saving SHSH blobs the same regardless if jailbroken or not?

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by Netherscourge, Feb 6, 2013.

  1. Netherscourge macrumors 6502

    Oct 11, 2011
    I see Apple just sprung 6.1.1 Beta onto developers, no doubt closing the 6.1 jailbreaking routine.

    My 4S is already jailbroken. Is it safe to save SHSH blobs from my jailbroken phone? Or does it have to be on the official 6.1 unjailbroken iOS in order for it to work - IF one day they figure out how to do restores for it.

    Just wondering. I never saved them before jailbreaking, that's why I was wondering. If it mattered or not. Thanks.
  2. r.j.s Moderator emeritus


    Mar 7, 2007
    The ONLY reason to save them is for jailbreaking.
  3. Netherscourge thread starter macrumors 6502

    Oct 11, 2011
    I know. I was wondering if you had to run TinyUmbrella on an official iOS to save the blogs, or if you can run them on a jailbroken one, so long as it's still 6.1.

    In other words, do I have to restore back to official 6.1 first THEN save the SHSH blobs? Or can I still do it on Jailbroken 6.1?

    Just trying to avoid the restore process to save my SHSH blobs. But if I must restore first, I will.

  4. Applejuiced macrumors Westmere


    Apr 16, 2008
    At the iPhone hacks section.
    You dont need to be on 6.1 to save blobs for 6.1
    You can be on 5.0.1 and still save your 6.1 shsh blobs.
    You dont need to restore or update in order to save them.

    Or to restore to older firmware version not signed by apple any more;)
  5. mctroki macrumors newbie

    Dec 13, 2012
    Paris, France
    You can save the correct SHSH even if your device is jailbroken. No need to unjailbreak..

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