1. buggyglint's Avatar
    I'm in need of some help! I recently upgraded a friends iPhone 4 from iOS 4.2 to 6.1.3 and attempted to jailbreak it through redsn0w. I received an error and was getting constant apple logo reboots. I was a able to enter DFU a few times and I still received errors when attempting to jailbreak it.

    Now the device has turn off but I can't get it to boot back up, I have tried to hard reset probably 30 times and I have tried enter DFU and Recovery mode with no success, the device this wont boot (black screen).

    I really hope that I didn't accidentally brick the device by trying to jailbreak it. Is there any other way that I can get the device to boot up? Some other button combo? I cant get it to recognize in windows either...

    If anyone has any knowledge they could provide I would really appreciate it!
    09-10-2013 01:32 PM
  2. Just_Me_D's Avatar
    Is it possible the battery is dead and need to be charged?
    09-10-2013 06:03 PM
  3. buggyglint's Avatar
    I thought that might've been the problem but it has been charging from my PC and usb wall outlet adapter for two days now.
    09-10-2013 08:26 PM
  4. Laelipoo's Avatar
    Jailbreaking doesn't brick devices. Tampering with files, altering the baseband or interrupting the update process can. Did any of these things happen?
    09-10-2013 08:48 PM
  5. buggyglint's Avatar
    The only thing that might be a problem was that I flashed a ENTER_DFU firmware on the device as I was unable to enter DFU manually but now I cant even turn the iphone on.
    09-10-2013 09:06 PM
  6. buggyglint's Avatar
    Ok, so now I finally got it turn on with some luck but its locked at the apple logo and will reboot once every 30mins or so. I can't even manually turn it off or hard reset it. I think I only have a windows of 1-2 seconds to try and enter DFU mode...
    09-11-2013 12:15 PM

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