Here is an easy to understand step by step tutorial on how to jailbreak iOS 5.0.1b2 on Windows using Sn0wbreeze 2.8b10.
Things to remember :
1. If you are planning on unlocking your iPhone, then make sure you use the Baseband Preservation option in Sn0wbreeze.
2. This is a tethered jailbreak. So you’ll have to use iBooty on every reboot.
Requirements for iOS 5.0.1b2 jailbreak :
1. iOS 5.0.1b2 ipsw.
How To Jailbreak iOS 5.0.1b2 On Windows With Sn0wbreeze 2.8b10 :
1. Extract the downloaded file and open Sn0wbreeze.
2. Close credits and click the blue button to move forward.
3. Choose the iOS 5.0.1b2 IPSW.
4. Select the Expert Mode, choose your required options and click on the Build IPSW button.
5. When the IPSW building process is over, follow the on screen instructions to enter DFU mode.
7. Once that is finished, go to iTunes, hold the Shift key, click Restore and choose the newly created custom IPSW.
Using iBooty To Boot Into Tethered Mode :
1. After the custom firmware is cooked, you can find the iBooty folder along with it. Open it and laucnh iBooty.
2. Choose your device from the drop down menu and click the “Start” button.
3. Follow the on screen instructions to enter DFU mode and wait for the process to finish.
Don’t do anything crazy in between the process and you’re done!
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