TaiG Jailbreak stuck at 20% or getting error -1101? Try this Fix

BY Andy

Published 23 Jun 2015

TaiG iOS 8.3 - iOS 8.1.3 Jailbreak

The “Apple Driver not found” error is not the only issue affecting users trying to jailbreak their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch with Taig iOS 8.3 – iOS 8.1.3 jailbreak.

A number of readers are reporting that the TaiG jailbreak is getting stuck at 20%, and then get error (-1101). If you’re facing this issue then try downgrading to iTunes 12.0.1 from iTunes 12.1.2.

TaiG Jailbreak failed

You can follow these steps:

  • Take a backup of your iTunes library.
  • Uninstall iTunes 12.1.2 completely.
  • Double click on the appropriate itunes exe file.
  • Follow the instructions to install iTunes as you normally do. Your iTunes library will not be affected.

You can also check our video walkthrough to downgrade iTunes 12.1.2 to 12.0.1:

If downgrading to iTunes 12.0.1 also doesn’t help then try to downgrade to iTunes 12.1.0:

You can then follow our guide to jailbreak your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch on iOS 8.3 – iOS 8.1.3.

➤ How to Jailbreak iOS 8.3, iOS 8.2, iOS 8.1.3 with TaiG 2.0


It looks like a lot more readers are having success by downgrading to iTunes 12.0.1, so we’ve accordingly updated our post.

This solution seems to have helped a number of readers. So let us know how it goes in the comments.