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How to upgrade 2nd generation itouch with ios4.2.1 to ios 5

Discussion in 'iPad OS' started by chinna312, Nov 7, 2011.

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    I have 2nd generation itouch with ios 4.2.1 .. When i connect my itouch to system n check for updates in itunes , its just showing that ios4.2.1 is the latest version for your itouch .. I am unable to upgrade it to ios5 .. Help me in upgrading .. Tell me how to upgrade ??
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    Unfortunately, iOS 5 only works on the 3rd and 4th generation iPod touches. You can't upgrade (as in, your iTunes is correct, you have the most updated version you can get).

    Sorry.

    Marilyn
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    I have the same generation and was bummed to find I couldn't upgrade any further.
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    What about upgrading to 4.3? Same problem?
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    Yes, iOS 4.2.1 is the latest iOS version for the iPod touch, second generation.

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