On Monday the release of the Mac version of the software solution PP Jailbreak intended for jailbreak iOS 8.4 and earlier OS versions. MacDigger publishes guidance on using the application. PP Jailbreak is the first jailbreak tool iOS 8.3/8.4, which can be used natively in the environment of OS X.
In order to access Cydia on iOS 8.4, you need a computer with OS X Yosemite. The download store for iPhone and iPad is running in automatic mode. Instructions for hacking iOS devices on Windows using TaiG posted here.
How to jailbreak iOS 8.4 on Mac
Step 1: Install the latest version of PP Jailbreak for OS X, clicking on this link. Also you should download the new iTunes on this page and verify that the software recognizes your iPhone or iPad.
Step 2: If the device is using a password, go to Password / Touch ID & passcode and disable it.
Step 3: Go to iCloud –> Find my iPhone and turn off Find my iPhone service. Without this PP Jailbreak will fail.
Step 4: put your device on airplane mode.
Step 5: Before continuing, connect your iPhone or iPad to your Mac, launch iTunes and make a backup copy of the data.
Step 6: Open PP Jailbreak, pre-copying utility in the Programs folder. If the operating system has locked the app, go to Settings –> Security and safety, Basic tab, and enable the apps you downloaded from any source. PP Jailbreak will detect your phone model.
Step 7: Click the large button in the center of the screen. PP Jailbreak will warn you that you need to disable Find My iPhone and Touch ID. If the device is updated over the air, it must re-reflash. For this you need to download iOS 8.4 from here and install the IPSW file to your device using iTunes.
If your device meets all of the above items, click Continue to proceed with the jailbreak of iOS 8.4.
Step 8: PP Jailbreak will proceed to jailbreak iOS 8.4 on Mac.
Step 9: Wait until the end. The process will take 5 to 10 minutes. A green tick will indicate successful implementation of jailbreak iOS 8.4 – iPhone can be disabled from the computer. After rebooting, the desktop, your smartphone will show the icon of Cydia.
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