Don't know where to turn!
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When I follow directions ...
Don't know where to turn!
My iPad (1st version) will not work. It is showing the iTunes logo and plug and says I need to restore.
When I follow directions to restore, it gets to almost the very end and then indicates I can't do it.
Have held the sleep and home buttons; tried another cord, tried another computer to connect to; tried to reinstall iTunes. All for naught.
Anyone have any idea what I can do? Many, many thanks!
07-05-2012 09:57 AM
Try having a go at it using the steps in this tutorial: TUTORIAL - Failsafe method to restore the current version of IOS
If you have never jailbroken the iPad, you can probably ignore step #2 (though it won't hurt if you follow it). Then, if you do all the steps in the tutorial exactly as written, you should be sitting pretty with an iPad on a "fresh" iOS 5.1.1.
Hope this helps.
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