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    Default HELP!!! I am in JB hell ...

    I took the plunge and decided to jailnbrake: 3Gs 3.0, WIN XP. As I was still on iTunes 8.2 I decided to use purplera1n. My iPhone went into recovery mode (USB cablw screen) and purplera1n kept crashing (even though Apple mobile device service was running).

    Then I upgraded to the latest iTunes version and tried with redsnow, but iTunes won't let me restore with the downloaded ipsw file (iPhone2,1_3.0_7A341_Restore.ipsw).

    It looks like iTunes is connecting to the apple server to verify the install: "The Iphone "iPhone" could not be restored. This device isn't eligible for the requested build."

    I have not upgraded to 3.1. through iTunes sofar ...

    What now?

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