Widnows or MAc? Which is Easier?

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by adamman41, Oct 12, 2007.

  1. adamman41 macrumors regular

    Oct 11, 2007
    I have the option of jailbreaking on a windows or a mac, which one is easier or do I have to do it on the computer that has my itunes library on it?
  2. ImNoSuperMan macrumors 65816


    Dec 1, 2005
    You can jailbreak on any Mac/Pc and later sync with your iTunes library computer.

    Mac option definitely seems to be easier than PC ones to unlock iPhone. I followed modmyiphone and didnt have any problem et al. The only precaution not mentioned is to make sure you uncheck "open safe files after downloading" in safari preferences.

    EDIT: BTW I m assuming you dont have 1.1.1 on your iPhone. If you have 1.1.1 then it`d better to wait a few days until there are better options.
  3. clevin macrumors G3


    Aug 6, 2006
    none of them are easy right now

    if you are not ok with terminal, maybe wait another 2 days?
  4. ipodtoucher macrumors 68000


    Sep 13, 2007
    Cedar Park, TX
    i only have Windows, and the "practically fully automated blahblahblah" thread really only took about ten minutes, if everything goes well...
  5. Rapmastac1 macrumors 65816


    Aug 5, 2006
    In the Depths of the SLC!
    Windows is by far easiest. The program does most of the work, all you gotta do is what the readme tells you, which is like six steps, and none of them really involve in-depth code. Just make sure you have all the criteria met (Net Framework 2.0, Latest iTunes, and the install folders, also look up your ip adress first so it will be a breeze later on.

    I'm doing it now, had to restore my ipod cuz I had to switch computers (stupid wireless). But I"m doing it now...

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