Fix redsn0w.exe has stopped working

On April 5, 2011

Hi there, are you getting “redsn0w.exe has stopped working” error on Windows all the time?

redsn0w.exe has stopped working

Some iPhone Users reported that they stuck on “redsn0w.exe has stopped working” on their windows and need to Close the program when the redsn0w progress reaching “uploading ram disk” then stopped and stuck. The iPhone screen also stuck on “Downloading Jailbreak Data…

Stuck Downloading Jailbreak Data

How-to Fix redsn0w.exe has stopped working ?

It basically a compatibility problem in Windows. You can fix this error by following these few simple steps:

  • Right click on redsn0w.exe, click Properties.
  • Click Compatibility tab.
  • In Compatibility mode → check “Run this program in compatibility mode for:” option → choose Windows XP (Service Pack 3) in drop-down menu.
  • Also check “Run this program as an administrator” option in Privilege Level to let redsn0w runs smoothly.
  • Click OK and run the redsn0w.exe again. It should be working fine and you will not get “redsn0w.exe has stopped working” error message again.
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