How to Jailbreak iOS 8.4 using TaiG Jailbreak

BY Andy

Published 30 Jun 2015

TaiG iOS 8.4 Jailbreak

The TaiG team has just released a new version of their popular jailbreak tool for to jailbreak iOS 8.4.

The TaiG jailbreak tool is compatible with the following devices:

  • iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5 and iPhone 4s
  • iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad Air, iPad 4, iPad 3 and iPad 2
  • iPad mini 1 (1st generation iPad mini), iPad mini 2 (Retina iPad mini), iPad mini 3
  • iPod touch 5th generation

Important points before we proceed:

  • TaiG jailbreak is available for both Windows and. Mac users can follow our tutorial on how to jailbreak iOS 8.4 using TaiG jailbreak on a Mac for the step-by-step instructions.
  • TaiG jailbreak is an untethered jailbreak.
  • TaiG jailbreak tool can jailbreak iOS 8.4, 8.3, iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.1.3.
  • Please take a backup of your device using Use iCloud or iTunes to back up any and all personal information that you need to keep safe. The jailbreak has been reported to be working in most cases, but on the off chance something goes wrong, it’s a good idea to have an escape plan.
  • Disable any Anti-virus programs or firewalls temporarily that could prevent TaiG Jailbreak from connecting to the internet.

How to Jailbreak iOS 8.4 using TaiG Jailbreak

Step 1: Before you start, please take a backup of your device, preferably using iTunes.

Step 2: Download the latest version of TaiG jailbreak from our TaiG Jailbreak download page on your computer, and unzip the zip file.

Step 3: Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable.

Step 4: Temporarily Disable Passcode from Settings > Touch ID & Passcode.

Step 5: Also temporarily turn off Find my iPhone from Settings > iCloud > Find my iPhone.

Step 6: Please launch the application as an Administrator. Right click on the TaiG exe and select the “Run as Administrator” option.

Step 7: TaiG will take some time to detect your device. Once you confirm that it is showing the correct firmware version, deselect the 3K Assistant 2.3.0 (TaiG’s App Store), just below Cydia 1.1.18.

Step 8: Click on the green Start button to proceed. You will see the circular progress bar.

Step 9: After the jailbreak is complete, your device will reboot automatically, and you should see the Cydia icon on the Home screen. The TaiG jailbreak tool will also tell you that the “Jailbreak Succeeded!”

iOS 8.4 PP Jailbreak - Home screen

You can also check our video walkthrough:

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Please don’t forget to re-enable the passcode and Find My iPhone feature after successfully jailbreaking your device.

If the jailbreak process fails then check our post on how to fix some of the common problems with TaiG jailbreak.

How to fix some of the common problems with TaiG Jailbreak

Update 1:

Please use the TaiG 2.4.2 beta if you’re getting stuck at 30% or 40% during the jailbreak process. You can download TaiG 2.4.2 beta from our TaiG jailbreak download page. Check this post for more details.

Let us know how it goes in the comments below.