How to Jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch using Pangu:
What is Jailbreak iOS 8/8.1?
Jailbreaking is a process where we remove the limitations for iOS devices. Apple sets few hardware and software limitations for the iOS devices, while releasing them into the market. You need to jailbreak iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch with the Apple’s operating system i.e, iOS to remove all these limitations. Jailbreaking is a kind of privilege escalation. The term itself indicates that we are breaking a device out of its jail. The jailbroken iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch running with an iOS can still use the App Store, iTunes and any other general functions. Once your device is jailbroken, you can even access the apps which are restricted by Apple.
Download and Install Jailbreaking software on Windows or Mac for jailbreak iOS 8/8.1:
You can Jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch using Pangu Software. You can Jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch by installing the Pangu Software on your Windows or Mac machine. Install the Pangu Software for Windows in order to jailbreak your iOS device from Windows machine. Install the Pangu Software for Mac in order to jailbreak your iOS devices from Mac machine. Run the .exe or .dmg files to setup the installation.
How to Jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch:
Install Pangu Software on your Windows or Mac machine. Before starting jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPhone, jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPad or jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPod Touch, make sure that you have taken backup of your data.Connect your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch to your machine and open iTunes. Backup your data using iTunes. Now, open your iOS device and reset all your settings. In order to reset your data, navigate to General Settings on your device and tap Reset disclosure button. Tap on Reset All Contend and Settings, to reset all the data and settings on your device.
Now, turn on the device on the launch screen you will get a pop-up. Tap on Add as a new device from the pop-up, and turn on Air Plane mode on your device. Launch the Panguapplication on your machine and click on Start Jailbreak. In the next step you will be asked to back up your data, click on Already Did button. The jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPhone, jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPad or jailbreak iOS 8/8.1 on iPod Touch process begins from this step. Jailbreaking on iPhone status will be shown at the bottom of the screen. Jailbreaking is done successfully status will be shown once the jailbreaking is done on your iOS device.Now, your device is completely jailbroken.
Now, open iTunes on your machine and click on the device name at the top right corner of the screen. Click on Restore from Backup to restore your data back to the device. You can now install as many apps you can without facing any restrictions from Apple.
Originally posted 2014-11-16 12:02:02.