TinyUmbrella

TinyUmbrella

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
1.7
out of 3 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    7.12
  • Total Downloads:
    479,825
  • Date Added:
    August 11, 2014
  • File Size:
    3.45MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    7,589
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows XP/Vista/7

Editors' Review

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TinyUmbrella backs up your iOS firmware SHSH blobs and can restore them to downgrade your device to an older working firmware, proving to be a potential lifesaver whenever an iOS jailbreak operation fails. This program combines two earlier tools called Umbrella and TinyTSS.

Pros

Brings you peace of mind: TinyUmbrella effectively eliminates the risks associated with jailbreaking an iOS device by saving your firmware and sending it to a remote server from where it can always be restored.

Accessible: Even if you're not tech-savvy, you should be able to use this app without any problems. The clean and straightforward interface makes everything easy.

iTunes can be used for restores: If for some reason the remote server is down, the iOS downgrade can be facilitated through iTunes.

Cons

SHSH blobs cannot always be retrieved: Apple will not allow SHSH blobs to be retrieved indefinitely, allocating only a limited time window for signing a specific update. In this scenario, this program may display a "You are too late" message, which means that you have to jailbreak your device without any safety net.

Bottom Line

As a single-minded utility, TinyUmbrella does its job well, restoring your iOS device to its previous working firmware version without any issues. It's well-made and manages to accomplish what it proposes without bugs, glitches, or other issues. Bear in mind, though, that as new devices and iOS versions appear, it is important to look out for the corresponding newly released versions of this software.

 
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3 stars

"TinyUmbrella couldn't kick out of recovery mode"

October 16, 2014  |  By Oimkey

 |  Version: TinyUmbrella 7.12

Pros

TinyUmbrella couldn't kick my iPhone 5 recovery mode out, it just goes back into restore mode every time. and I turned off photo backups on iCloud due to lack of space.
I need my photos and when i am wondering how I can get the photos extracted before restore, I searched the internet for some other methods that can kick this recovery mode out, fortunately got an app called ReiBoot. And it worked on my iPhone 5, iOS 7, i put out of recovery mode with excitement!

Cons

Didn't work for me!!!

Summary

It can't help to exit recovery mode.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 7.12
TinyUmbrella will now save your (hopefully final) iphone 4 shshs. With 7.1.2 shshs you should be able to permanently jailbreak your device with signed custom 7.1.2 firmware.
General
Publisher The Firmware Umbrella
Publisher web site http://thefirmwareumbrella.blogspot.com/
Release Date August 08, 2014
Date Added August 11, 2014
Version 7.12
Category
Category iTunes & iPod Software
Subcategory iPod Backup
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements Any Apple iDevices.
Download Information
File Size 3.45MB
File Name tinyumbrella-7.12.00.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 479,825
Downloads Last Week 7,589
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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