My ipad 3 settings is nagging me to update to 5.1.1 how do I shut off this nag?

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    Thanks in advance.
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    You update it
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    I am curious, just how is the iPad nagging you?
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    maybe you should just update. it's not that hard! :)
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    I,ve update mine, yesterday. I haven't notice any change... This update is made for some buggs. I didn't notice those bugs before update... No changes for me...

    Best regards,
    The french old geek!
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    Looks like a jailbreak might be close for 5.1 so probably a good idea not to do this update if you are waiting for it. Mickey330 and f4780y would likely be able to advise whether 5.1.1 will kill any JB possibilities for 5.1.

    Sent from my iPad 4 HD mini
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    Why not just let it update?
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    Because he/she may want to jailbreak it when it becomes available and the update might prevent the jailbreak from working. At least that's why I'm not doing the update anyways.
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    There are probably many people who are not upgrading to the new firmware version. I am one of them.

    Unfortunately, if you are holding off on upgrading to the new iOS (5.1.1) because you are waiting to see what happens in the jail breaking community, you will have to put up with any notifications, warnings, etc. - you know, nagging!

    Just be extra careful and vigilant and don't blindly click on a dialog box. Ensure you read it (both on the iPad and in iTunes). Don't want to "accidentally" upgrade!

    And, no, we've not heard whether its safe to move up to iOS 5.1.1. yet. However, just apply the jail breaker's general rule of thumb: Do not upgrade until there is a jail break or until you are told to by a prominent/respected member of the jail break community. We play a waiting game and usually are one firmware iteration behind.

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    Thanks Mickey. If I wanted to "just update" I wouldnt have posted the question.
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    That was easy...

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    Actually, there is a very good reason not to update as a rule. Each new update, as historically shown, adds more stuff and slows down and constipates your iPad.

    That said, I will probably do this incremental update because Apple has said that it includes some security patches. The Mac world is becoming increasingly vulnerable to malware.
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    Can you produce any facts to back up your claim?
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    His claim is based on complaints by users of older hardware. IE the iPad (1st Gen) will be slower than the iPad 2 and iPad (3rd Gen) with certain iOS 5 specific features. And most people logically accept that is just the way it is. Apple has to move forward to make progress.
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    There's nothing worse than a constipated iPad. Mine groans and clutches its screen. Very annoying!
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    BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAH!

    GnomeGrrl wins funniest post of the hour. Check back later to see if she wins the funniest post of the day. ;)
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    Have you tried iLaxitives? :)
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    Have you tried muting the audio?

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