Absinthe 2.0 Stops on Recover completed.
May 25, 2012 in iPhone Troubleshooting & Repair by
Recover completed. If you want to retry jailbreaking, unplug your devide and plug it back in….
Not only you, lots of Absinthe 2.0 users facing the same issue as you. But many of jailbreakers getting Absinthe 2.0 successfully jailbreak their iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad iOS 5.1.1 without problem. This Recover completed error mostly occured on Windows computer.
Some tips to workaround with Recover completed Absinthe error.
- Run Absinthe with Administrator and set compatibility to Windows XP (same as setting redsn0w compatibility and run redsn0w as Administrator)
- Move to another computer or try different USB cable.
- If none of above tips worked, this one is the most working tips to fix “Recover completed. If you want to retry jailbreaking, unplug your devide and plug it back in” error on Absinthe 2.0.
Warning: You’ll lose all data if you dont create the backup. This step will update baseband, if you want to preserve baseband, DO NOT TRY THIS!
Do a full backup of your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch on iTunes (Right click on iDevice name on iTunes left sidebar → Backup. Dont forget to transfer purchase if any apps download straight from the device).
Find iOS 5.1.1 IPSW on iTunes IPSW Download folder or Download iOS 5.1.1 IPSW for your device.
Put Device into DFU mode. Open iTunes. Hold Shift + Click Restore to perform Full Restore.
Let us know if any of these tips worked well for you to fix Recover completed. error on Absinthe.
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