Tuesday, October 12, 2010

How to Jailbreak Your iPad Using Greenpois0n (Windows)

These are instructions on how to jailbreak your iPad using Greenpois0n for Windows.

Step One
Open your web browser of choice and navigate to http://www.greenpois0n.com. Click the Windows link at the bottom of the screen.

Step Two
When prompted save the download to your desktop

Step Three
Double click the downloaded gp_win_rc2.zip file then drag the greenpois0n.exe file to the desktop. Double greenpois0n.exe from the desktop to launch the application

Step Four
Power off your iPad then click the large Prepare to Jailbreak (DFU) button

Step Five
You will now be instructed on how to place your iPad into DFU mode. You can get help with this here.

You will be asked to press and hold the sleep button for 2 seconds.

Continue holding sleep; press and hold home for 10 seconds.

Release sleep button; continue holding home for 15 seconds.

Step Six
Once your iPad is successfully in DFU mode you may click the Jailbreak button.

Step Seven
Greenpois0n will now jailbreak your device.

Step Eight
Click the Quit button once the software application has completed.

You'll notice some verbose mode text scrolling on your device.

Step Nine
After the iPhone restarts you'll have a new Loader application on your Springboard. Press to launch it.

Step Ten
Press to select Cydia then press the large Install Cydia button that appears.

Step Eleven
Once Cydia has installed successfully you will be asked if you want to remove Loader from your device. Press the Remove button then press the Home button. Your device will now automatically reboot.

Step Twelve
When your iPad has restarted you can run Cydia. Let it do all the necessary updates.

***A big thanks goes everyone who made this jailbreak possible.

If this tutorial needs to be updated please let us know here
*thanks iclarified*

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  1. Hello
    First off all thank you for this Blogg

    I used spirit to jailbreak my 3.2 IPad
    I would like to upgrade to 3.2.2 and keep my jailbreak or jailbreak my IPad again

    Would u recommend I upgrade to 3.2.2
    And then use greenpois0n

    I am using iTune 10.0.1

  2. If your iPad is jailbroken at the moment and you chose make my life easyer in cydia then cydia has your shsh files saved.. I would recommend iPad at 3.2.1 it helps your iPad more with stability, 3.2.2 only closed the jailbreakme window and didn't do anything else.. I would follow the steps in our forum post under upgrading and downdrading tutorials we will post a link in the greenpois0n tutorial asap and just update your iPad to 3.2.1 and wait for 4.2... Thanks for visiting our site and we hope it helps..

  3. Forum link posted please register and post on our forum, and spread the word..

  4. A detailed step by step guide with Video is available here on how to Jailbreak your phone using greenpois0n or limera1n..

    http://blog.onlyonweb.net/post/466 Hope it works for you too..


  5. Hello again
    Please tell me where to find the tutorial on how to upgrade to 3.2.1

    I have saved my shsh blob on cydia

    But when I shift click on upgrade in iTune and choose 3.2.1 it gives me and error


  6. I posted the link in the tutorial above , it's at the bottom. Click the part that sez how to restore, downgrade or upgrade and it will take you to our forum where we have the tutorial posted, please register and comment if it works for you...

  7. does this work with ipad ios 4.2?