Here is a complete step by step process on how to downgrade iOS 13.5.1 / iPadOS 13.5.1 to iOS 13.5 / iPadOS 13.5 for Unc0ver jailbreak.
Downgrade iOS 13.5.1 / iPadOS 13.5.1 to 13.5 Right Now if You Want to Jailbreak Using Unc0ver
Apple released iOS 13.5.1 / iPadOS 13.5.1 a while back for both iPhone and iPad users with ‘important security fixes.’ It’s fairly obvious that this update is extremely bad news for Unc0ver users, and jailbreak enthusiasts should stay away from this update completely until further notice.
At the time of writing, Apple is currently signing the iOS 13.5 and iPadOS 13.5 firmware, meaning you can downgrade from the latest release and perform a jailbreak using Unc0ver. If you made a mistake updating to iOS 13.5.1 or iPadOS 13.5.1, then now is the chance to fix all that wrong.
Before you go ahead, it’s important to know that this will wipe everything off your iPhone and iPad, therefore take a backup of everything using iTunes, Finder or iCloud. Once you are absolutely sure that you have backed up everything, then follow the steps below for more details:
Downgrade iOS 13.5.1 / iPadOS 13.5.1 for Jailbreak
Step 1. Download the iOS 13.5 / iPadOS 13.5 firmware file for your device:
- iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS
- iPhone 11, iPhone XR
- iPhone X
- iPhone 8, iPhone 7
- iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone SE
- iPhone 6s
- iPhone 6s Plus
- iPod touch seventh-generation
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (fourth-generation)
- 11-inch iPad Pro (second-generation)
- 11-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro (third-generation)
- 10.5-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro (second-generation)
- iPad 5, iPad 6
- iPad mini 5, iPad Air 3
- 10.2-inch iPad 7
- iPad mini 4, iPad Air 2
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro (first-generation)
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (first-generation)
Step 2. Connect your iPhone or iPad to your PC or Mac using a Lightning cable.
Step 3. Launch iTunes or Finder.
Step 4. Select your device from the left hand corner.
Step 5. Press and hold the left Shift key (Windows) or the left Option key (Mac) and then click on the Restore iPhone / iPad button.
Step 6. Select the IPSW firmware file you downloaded in Step 1.
Step 7. The firmware file will be extracted, installed and verified with Apple. This entire step may take a while therefore take the time to make yourself a cup of coffee.
Step 8. Once the installation is complete, you can set up your device as brand new or just restore from the backup you took before going ahead with the downgrade process.
If you don’t have an ounce of interest in jailbreaking then you can dismiss this entire tutorial. But if you are considering jailbreaking or are on the fence about it, then it is extremely important that you stick with iOS 13.5 / iPadOS 13.5.
Once you have downgraded, follow the tutorial here on how to jailbreak iOS 13.5 / iPadOS 13.5.
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