The iPad 2 is one of the most successful Apple products to date in a several categories. But the main problem is you can’t use apps like Swype in iPad as these are not approved by the apple. If you want to install third-party applications that Apple doesn’t or wouldn’t approve in the App Store then you need to jailbreak your iPad.
Jailbreaking is the process by which an iPad firmware is modified to allow unsigned code to be run in order to gain access to files that Apple wouldn’t normally let you access. Jailbreaking is completely legal in US according to The Associated Press news.
How to Jailbreak iPad 2
Jailbreaking iPad is very easy, to jailbreak your iPad follow below simple steps.
- Open safari and Go to www.JailbreakMe.com from iPad.
- Hit the “Free” icon.
- The “Free” icon will turn into an “Install” icon. Hit this install button.
- Cydia will automatically install on your iPad.
- You’re done. It’d be wise to reboot your device.
Before jailbreaking your iPad 2 please note that JailbreakMe will only work with these devices and firmwares: iPad 1: 4.3 to 4.3.3 and iPad 2: 4.3.3
If you have any issue with JailbreakMe, make sure to clear cache and cookies in Safari, remove all apps from the multitasking tray and reboot your device. That should resolve your problem.
Do let us know if you have any queries or if you have any more suggestions or points which I might have missed, do let us know the experience of jailbreaking iPad 2 via comment.