1: Download Redsn0w 0.9.10b1 (Windows – Mac OS X). 2: Download iOS 5.0.1 stock firmware from here. 3: Download iTunes from here.
How To Jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 That has not been Tethered Jailbroken
1: Backup your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch and restore it using the iOS 5.0.1 IPSW file downloaded above. 2: Open Redsn0w you already downloaded, select “Extras” then “Select IPSW” and browse for the iOS 5.0.1 IPSW file.
Redsn0w 0.9.10b1 3: Now click on “Jailbreak” then “Install Cydia”.
Redsn0w 0.9.10b1 4: You’ll need to follow the on-screen instructions to get your device into DFU mode. 5: Once done, your device will be rebooted and you’ll get a full untethered jailbreak on iOS 5.0.1.
How To Jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 That has Already been Tethered Jailbroken
1: Head to Cydia and leave it till the update is finished. 2: Once updated, search for “Corona 5.0.1 Untether”and you’ll be able to download it for free by hitting the “Install” button on the top right of screen.
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