I need help with my ipad 2 from an expert plz

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  1. Mehdi.arab

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    Hello and thank u for visiting,

    I have a jailbroken iPad 2 GSM 64G and today i tried to upgrade its firmware from 4.2.2 to 5.1.1 with the help of tinyUnbrella and itunes, but i forgot to take a shsh before the actual update. my device crashed and restarted meanwhile update was running, but after that my device start up perfectly. I tried to save its shsh but the version that my shsh had was 5.1.1 although it was still running 4.2.2, after that i tried to restart the device from its own menu, but it went to 10xx loop. and now when i turn my device to dfu and back it shows apple logo and after that a bar appears and starts to fill but it crashes and over again, i guess its 10xx loop right? but i couldn't fix it with TU's fox recovery mode. and when i try to restore my device using itunes it gave me 1600 error and some other ones, using redsnow couldn't solve it, i read somewhere that if i remove tcpwindowsize it can help. after that itunes gives an error about the sever cannot being contacted. anyhow i want to know if i can somehow manually flash my device and change its firmware?

    please help i need my device soon, i work with it like everyday, and i live in a place that no expert is nearby so i can trust him with my iPad.

    Help, Help, Help
     
  2. jwjohnson

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    You can't upgrade to anything but IOS 6.0 at the moment. Apple is only signing that version for the iPad 2.
     
  3. Mehdi.arab

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    how? can u give a like to a guide?
     
  4. willerz2

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    To restore to iOS 6, just put your iPad into DFU mode, untick "Set Host to Cydia", shift+click Restore on iTunes and select the iOS 6 IPSW for the iPad 2(downloadable from iPadForums or other sites) and it'll restore.
     
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    If you get stuck like i did- heeres a mega tip

    Try using itunes on a different computer to restore it will be ios 6 but if your realy fu....
    thats what i did after having no ssh and stuck in siri port loop
    i kept getting 5213- 1590 and a buch more! but i did not want to screw up itunes on my pc
    so tried netbook in other room and it blew past recovery loop and restored to 5.1.1 as this was a while ago
    ipad 3/ 3g 32 gigs ,no more siri ports hope this helps
     
  6. Mehdi.arab

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    i havent tried os 6 hope it works :|
     
  7. Mehdi.arab

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    i would definitely do that, yet i have messed up my itunes and what not
     
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    Our Tutorials and Guides Section is a really good place to look if you need a guide! :D

    Here is the one you are looking for - http://www.ipadforums.net/jailbreak...lsafe-method-restore-current-version-ios.html

    Follow it exactly, and you will get your iPad2 restored to 6.0. Then you will need to wait for an IOS6 jailbreak to be developed and released.
     

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