nothing on my ipad works after I upgraded to ios5

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  1. Kiffy

    Kiffy iPF Noob

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    I have tried restoring my ipad multiple times over the last 2 days - each time it takes from 6-10 hours, and still nothing works at the end. What the f---?
     
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    A clean restore, or a restore from backup? If the second, try the first.

    And what are the symptoms? Won't turn on, crashes a lot, ?

    Otherwise it sounds like you might want to give Apple a call. If it's an iPad 2 it should still be under hardware warrantee, and it that's the problem Apple will fixe or replace it.
     
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    Thanks iPad wizard;eventually it all has come back, after many many attempts. Hopefully there won't be the same 'lose your app' problems with this new os. Happy Holidays.
     
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    Glad you got it fixed.

    Most future updates for iOS 5 will be delta updates (small patches) that can be done without the computer; so it should be safer. Though it is always a good idea to let the bleeding edge upgraders do a bit of bleeding first; if you're not into risk taking yourself. :D
     

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