Welcome to iPadForums.net Guest - Click Here to Register

The 4.2 Update killed my iPAD - Need help

This is a discussion on The 4.2 Update killed my iPAD - Need help within the iPad OS forums, part of the Apple iPad Discussions category; ireb or tiny umbrella will get your iPad out of DFU or restore mode unless there are some other issues than just stuck to restore/DFU ...

iPadForums.net is the original Apple iPad Forum! Registered Users do not see these ads. Please Register - It's Free!
+ Reply to Thread
Page 6 of 6 FirstFirst ... 4 5 6
Results 51 to 51 of 51
  1. #51
    iPad Junkie!
    Member #
    16514
    Liked
    1 times
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Somewhere?
    Posts
    111
    ireb or tiny umbrella will get your iPad out of DFU or restore mode unless there are some other issues than just stuck to restore/DFU mode. Just search for tiny umbrella or ireb in google and download the appropriate version according to your PC/Mac and then just run ireb or tiny umbrella and just hit the button that says something like "kick idevice out of recovery mode".

    As for the update and restore,I prefer to download the firmware in my HDD and perform the update/restore as a break off in downloading the firmware might be painful and leave the iPad stuck in restore mode. And also update/restores is a serious process and is not for faint hearted,so if you are one of them,then I suggest you convince the apple support guys to do the updating and activating for you,or some experienced techy friends familiar with the process.

    And I just wanted to say that iPad is a smart device which is hard to brick unless via physical damage etc.If you panic on being stuck on the recovery mode like that then I wonder you might have had a heart attack if you were in my shoes when I was updating my smartphone(not iPhone) firmware receiving instruction from a support guy on the phone(land phone) and my smartphone was bricked and later not even the support guys wanted to exchange or take responsibility for it until I bribed 'em a bit to kind of unbrick it by replacing the burned chips(according to the tech support guy) which resulted from the firmware update. So please respect your iPad and don't say it a "damn thing!".

    Thanks
    Last edited by iwhat; 01-12-2011 at 03:18 PM.
    iPad 3G (32GB)
    iOS 4.3
    iPad - The awesome tablet that matters

  2. Ads



+ Reply to Thread
Page 6 of 6 FirstFirst ... 4 5 6

Home | Forum | Active Topics | What's New

Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-12-2010, 07:22 PM
  2. Could Apple update the iPad very soon?
    By PTRACER in forum iPad General Discussions
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 06-22-2010, 05:33 PM
  3. Ipad os update
    By martin.skirving in forum User News Submissions
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 06-10-2010, 07:48 AM
  4. Flash Browser appeared for iPad and was killed in last 24 hours
    By 4phun in forum iPad General Discussions
    Replies: 26
    Last Post: 05-08-2010, 04:28 PM

Search tags for this page

apple update fail tiny umbrella
,

i pad stuck on itunes screen after software update

,

ipad 2 frozen with itunes logo was updating operating system

,
ipad died after upgrade to ios 6.1.2
,
latest upgrade for ipad 2 killed my ipad
,
my ipad is frozen in itunes i tried to update software after ir was jailbroke
,

my ipad just e while doing software update

,

why did my ipad gomdead wgile updating the software

Click on a term to search for related topics.