How to SSH onto your iPod Touch

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  1. TheTechZone

    TheTechZone New Member

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    How to SSH into your iPod Touch/iPhone


    Welcome to the tutorial on how to SSH onto your iPod Touch or iPhone. This will allow you to edit and copy files such as ROMS,Apps and other on your computer. You'll need-

    A Jailbroken iPod/iPhone

    Open SSH and SBSettings

    WinSCP Client

    A Wifi Connection



    First of all, open Cydia and install these two packages-

    OpenSSH and SBSettings

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    Install them and now respring your iPod. Now swipe your finger at the top (Time) and you'll get a menu. Note down the IP address-

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    Now download the WinSCP client from here-

    http://winscp.net/eng/index.php

    Now install it. Make you are connected to a Wifi network on your iPod or iPhone.Now open WinSCP and type in the spaces

    Hostname - IP Address
    Username - root
    Password - alpine

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    If a huge message comes, click Yes. And PRESTO!

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    Here are the addresses to some locations

    ROM'S - private/var/mobile/Media/ROM's
    Saved Screenshots - private/var/mobile/Media/DCIM/999APPLE
    Ipod built-in apps - private/var/stash/Applications.pwn
    Ipod installed apps (a little complicated)- private/var/mobile/Applications

    Thanks for reading!​

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  2. lakers123

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  3. SumDaii

    SumDaii Active Member

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    Thanks this tutorial will help a lot of new users. But yeah, there are MANY tutorials around already.
  4. Tourniquet.

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    or just use ifunbox, works with 3.0 and is alot easier through usb.

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