Below is the procedure on how to jailbreak iOS 8.4, 8.3 and 8.1.3 on iPhone 6 Plus, 6, 5s, 5c, 5, 4s, iPod Touch 5G, iPad Air 2, Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini. The tutorial is based upon the latest release of TaiG v2.3.0 for 8.4 jailbreak.
You can jailbreak iOS 8.1.3 up to 8.4 easily using below tutorial on any compatible device. We recommend that you make sure your computer is running latest version of iTunes.
TaiG Jailbreak Tool V2.3.0 integrates Cydia 1.1.19, which is perfectly compatible of iOS 8.3-8.4; removes setreuid patch.
For users who have jailbroken their devices with TaiG Jailbreak Tool V2.0.0, please update TaiG 8.1.3-8.x Untether through TaiG source (apt.taig.com) or 3K source (apt.3kzhushou.com). There is no need to jailbreak again.For the latest information, please follow @taig_jailbreak on Twitter or install 3K Assistant from Cydia.
Please backup your data before jailbreak because of its unique characteristics.
Please turn off passcode and Find My iPhone before jailbreaking.
If there is a warning of “Storage Almost Full”, please run Cydia.
If jailbreak failed, turn off WIFI and try again. If failed again, please use TaiG Pro to restore and try to jailbreak again.
TaiG Jailbreak V2.3.0 supports iOS 8.1.3-iOS 8.4 untethered jailbreak. Currently iOS 8.4 is relatively stable. So we strongly recommend you to update your device to iOS 8.4 with TaiG Pro before jailbreak.
TaiG 2.1.2 is released for jailbreaking iOS 8.3 untethered which contains final Cydia substrate and solution for all errors which we were facing earlier. Now a new error has come out for the users whose iTunes is not the 64 bit version.
If you faced the error as mentioned below:
“Apple driver hasn’t been found.
Please download and install iTunes.”
We have given the steps to rectify the above mentioned error while performing the iOS 8.3 jailbreak.
Download and install latest version of iTunes 64bit from this page.
Download iTunes 64 bit driver iTunesDriver64_0205.exe for Windows from this pageand also install this on your computer.
Finally we received final and stable version of TaiG tool for jailbreaking iOS 8.3 untethered on all compatible devices. Most of people were facing the problem of 20% progress jailbreak fail and also jailbreak was not having the updated Cydia substrate. The big challenge was to remove iTunes and install iTunes 12.1.2 which is now not needed in order to jailbreak 8.3 using TaiG 2.1.2 version.
What is New in TaiG V2.1.2 (2015-06-26)
Fixes problems of getting stuck at 20% and 60%, and adaptate for latest iTunes.
Compatible with Cydia Substrate(Mobile Substrate).
Corrects the blank Settings problem while matching Apple Watch with iDevice.
Fix issues of UIcache.
Thanks to TaiG Team for working day and night for us to bring this final version of TaiG 8.3 jailbreak. We appreciate their efforts.
Now you can jailbreak iOS 8.3 using our easy to follow 8.3 jailbreak tutorial which is a big hit of the day and millions of people are already seeking to jailbreak their idevices running iOS 8.3. Actually it was not expected because iOS 9 release is expected very soon.
Now that people are jailbreaking iOS 8.3 most of them are facing the problem where the jailbreak process is stuck at 20% progress and stating “Restarting device, please…”
Don’t worry we have solution for TaiG Jailbreak Errors specially for 20% freeze problem, the solution is to install and use iTunes version 12.0.1 it is a tricky step if you are having new version. So we have given a short steps wise tutorial on how to uninstall iTunes and then reinstall iTunes 12.0.1 below.
How To UnInstall iTunes
In order to completely remove the existing iTunes we suggest to visit this tutorial by Apple and return back to this page to continue.
How To Install iTunes 12.0.1
Now after removing the iTunes reboot your computer.
Good news TaiG Team has released the jailbreak for iOS 8.3 which also covers iOS 8.1.3. The latest version is aiG Jailbreak V2.0.0 which supports iOS 8.1.3-iOS 8.3 untethered jailbreak for 8.3.
If you are having older version i.e. 8.1.3 or 8.2 it is recommended to update to 8.3 because iOS 8.3 jailbreak is relatively stable from other versions. So we strongly recommend you to update your device to iOS 8.3 with TaiG Pro before jailbreak 8.3.
At the moment the tool to jailbreak 8.3 is released for Windows and if you are willing to do it using a Mac computer you can use virtual machine like VMWare Fusion to jailbreak 8.3 using Mac Computer.
It will show your device is connected with its compatibility as well.
On the TaiG options screen uncheck the 3K assistant while keeping Cydia selected or checked. Now Click Start to put on progress the jailbreak process.
You will see the progress and if there is no TaiG error the process of 8.3 jailbreak will complete smoothly. Meanwhile uf you see storage full errors, just ignore those because this will be addressed once you run Cydia on your device.
After completion of jailbreak process now run the Cydia on your idevice and let it complete the loading process first time and enjoy!
TaiG Team Guidelines For Jailbreaking 8.3 or 8.1.3 etc
1. Since Cydia Substrate (Mobile Substrate) is not compatible of iOS 8.2,8.3, some plug-ins are not available after the jailbreak. Please wait patiently for its update. For the latest information, please follow@taig_jailbreak on Twitter or install 3K Assistant.
2. Because of the unique characteristics of jailbreak, please backup your data before jailbreak. Backup Tutorial
3. Please turn off passcode and Find My iPhone before jailbreaking.
4. If there is a warning of “Storage Almost Full”, please run Cydia.
5. If jailbreak failed, turn off WIFI and try again. If failed again, please use TaiG Pro to restore and try to jailbreak again.
6. TaiG Jailbreak V2.0.0 supports iOS 8.1.3-iOS 8.3 untethered jailbreak. Currently iOS 8.3 is relatively stable. So we strongly recommend you to update your device to iOS 8.3 with TaiG Pro before jailbreak.
Now Mac users can also use their computers to jailbreak iOS 8.1.2 on their devices. PP jailbreak tool is the latest release which can be used to jailbreak your iPhone 6 Plus, 6, 5s, 5c, 5, 4s on iOS 8.0 up to iOS 8.1.2 Jailbreak for Mac.
Here are the steps on how to jailbreak 8.1.2 On Mac
Please make sure that you have backed up your device before you try to jailbreak ios 8.1.2 using the Mac computer because this is important for the situation in which your device stops responding after jailbreak 8.1.2. Although it is not common but you should be careful and understand that jailbreaking may impact the data and apps if errors are faced,
Now double click the dmg file to mount it. Tap Settings from your Springboard then select Touch ID & Passcode. Turn Passcode Off if it is enabled.
Go to Settings => iCloud => Find My iPhone and ensure that Find My iPhone switch is the Off.
Now launch the PP Jailbreak program and connect your iPhone to your computer.
You will see the device is detected by the software with its model and version of iOS. Now uncheck the checkbox at the bottom left of the PP window then click the large button in the middle of window to begin your iOS 8.1.2 jailbreak.
Once you see below screen click the large button to right to confirm you’ve disabled Find My iPhone and Touch ID.
Now you will see the progress status of jailbreak process. Wait until you see below screen with green checkbox. Now your device is jailbroken and Cydia can be used now.
Once the jailbreak for iOS 8.1.2 has completed successfully, you will be shown a green checkmark on the pp tool screen, your iPhone will reboot and a Cydia app will appear on your Springboard. Congratulations, you’re now jailbroken!
TaiG is the latest jailbreak for iOS 8.1.1, iOS 8.1.2 and iOS 8.2 beta including 8.0 and other later versions, which has been released by TaiG team. TaiG jailbreak tool is actually released by renowned jailbreak team and is now at the level where normal level of people like you can download and jailbreak their device. TaiG is already updated with all bug fixes and now users can jailbreak iOS 8.0 to 8.1.2 Untethered using the latest version from below download links.
Compatibility with other devices: Yes you can also use below tutorial to jailbreak iOS for other devices like iPad Air 2, Air, 4, 3, 2, Mini and iPod Touch 5G.
How To TaiG Jailbreak iOS 8.1.2 Untethered Using TaiG
We recommend you to take a backup of your iPhone before proceeding with TaiG Jailbreak although the jailbreaking steps are very simple.
Step 1: Disable the passcode by going to Settings => Touch ID & Passcode and tap turning passcode off.
Step 2: Download TaiG latest version from above given taig download links or check our dedicated page for TaiG Download.
Step 3: Unzip the file and Run the TaiGJBreak_EN_1201.exe file. If your device is not connected or is not compatible to jailbreak with TaiG you will see below screen.
Step 4: Connect your device and on the TaiG Screen you will see the status of your device and if it is jailbreakable with TaiG Jailbreak or not. If Find My iPhone is on turn it off by going to Settings => iCloud => Find My iPhone , Enter your AppleID & Password and Turn Off this settings. Refer to Below Image.
After turning off the find my iPhone click Recheck to let the process continue. If everything is OK you will see below screen, you will see your iPhone model and iOS version and another reminder that turn off Find My iPhone function.
Keep both check boxes checked as per the default settings on the TaiG Jailbreak Window.
Step 5: Finally click the Jailbreak button on the screen and let the process complete. At this stage you will see the progress of iOS 8.1.1 taig jailbreak in percentage as shown below.
Taig 8.1.2 Jailbreak Process will take few minutes and meanwhile when TaiG screen is showing 60% progress iPhone will reboot. If at this stage your Passcode lock is active program will ask to disable that, after you finish the settings wait for a minute and reboot will be completed again. If you are lucky you will receive a message on Taig screen that iOS 8.1.2 TaiG jailbreak is completed, after which you will be able to see Cydia icon on your springboard.
TaiG Jailbreak Fail Errors
If you receive the TaiG jailbreak fail error (-1004) don’t worry just try again and if still problem persists you may try again by restoring your iPhone via iTunes.
How To Handle Taig Jailbreak Errors
Suggestions after several failed attempts for TaiG Jailbreak
Please switch to the airplane mode, try again.
Please reboot both your iOS devices as well as your computer, and try again.
Please use the restore functionality in Pangu to restore your device, and try again.
If your jailbroken iPhone device reboots and you don’t see TaiG Jailbreak Fail Error your jailbreak is complete. Just run Cydia and wait for initial file loading, after some time now you can install Cydia Apps and Tweaks as you wish.
Below is the list of TaiG Jailbreak Errors
-1001 device is disconnected
This TaiG error occurs if the link between the iPhone under TaiG jailbreak process and computer is disconnected, which can be caused by loose connection of lightning cable on any side. Try to reconnect the device. This problem may occur due to use of non genuine accessories i.e. cables. We recommend using genuine Apple parts data lines, some times data lines appear disconnected to prevent piracy problems.
-1002 Device passcode lock is on
If you saw this code, it means you have not disabled your passcode lock Please turn off passcode via:. Settings – Passcode – Turn Passcode Off.
-1003 Program data damaged
Please Re-download Taig Jailbreak Tool from official website , or change to stable Network Environment.
-1004 Jailbreak fail
This problem is caused by your computer. Please change to another computer and try again.
-1005 You have not disabled Find my iPhone
Please disable it via: Seetings – iCloud – Find My iPhone
-1006 Device Jailbreaked
Your device is already having TaiG Jailbreak, please do not try it again or restore your iPhone.
-1007 Device not activated
Please activate your device before starting TaiG Jailbreak.