How to save your SHSH blob with Tiny Umbrella [Written Guide]

Scott Herder 2011/03/24 1
Have you ever wanted to downgrade your device because the new update just sucks. Maybe it drains your battery, isn’t compatible with your favorite apps or you can’t get an untethered jailbreak. Whatever your reason there is one important thing you need to familiarize yourself with.

Tiny Umbrella.

Tiny Umbrella is an application that saves your SHSH blob, allowing you to downgrade. To save your SSH blobs follow the steps below.

Or click here to see a video on how to save your SHSH blobs.

Step #1) Download the program

Go to

Click on the software for your computer.


Step #2) Launch Program

Open up Tiny Umbrella and press ok. (It always has this prompt) iTunes may pop up if you have your iDevice plugged in. Just close it or minimize it.

Step #3) Make sure TinyUmbrella is seeing your device

Look at the top left of Tiny Umbrella, see in the photo, you should see a connected devices on your screen. With your iDevice’s name. Click on it

Step #4) Save SHSH

See where the arrow is in the photo below. Press Save SHSH on the top right of the Tiny Umbrella application.

Step #5) – Wait

Ok so this isn’t really a step but you’ll see the blue progress bar at the bottom while it saves your SHSH blobs. (There’s 20? or 24 I forget, but it will take a few minutes.)

Step #6)

Your SHSH blobs for all the firmwares will start to appear in the SHSH bank.

Step #7)

You are done and successfully have your SHSH blobs saved. This means you can downgrade your iDevice.

To see a video on how to downgrade click here.


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