Serious Problem

Discussion in 'iPad Hacking' started by snaked, Jun 3, 2012.

  1. snaked

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    iPF Noob

    Jun 3, 2012
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    First off, hello I'm new to the forum.

    I'm having a serious problem with my Ipad 1, it's was on iOS 4.3.5 on a tethered jailbreak done by redsn0w.
    My computer recently got destroyed and I lost all my files and shsh blobs and such.
    My Ipad died the other night and I need to boot it up with redsn0w but when I open it, it says it wants an ipsw file, I gave it the 4.3.5 restore file but it says 'Unable to recognize specified IPSW.

    I try and restore it with iTunes but it keeps giving me errors.

    All I basically need to do is restore to any working iOS and have it working, the problem is restoring it.

    Anyone help?

  2. fleur07

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    iPad Super Guru

    Apr 10, 2012
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    Welcome to our forum! We hope you enjoy your time with us. If you have any questions, the Search feature will be your best friend. If that doesn't work, just wait someone will be around with the answers you seek. With over 200,000 members I'm sure someone will be able to help you.

    I'm going to move this to our hacking section to try to get you some help.

    While you're *looking around *here are a few links you may find useful.

    We have an iPad manual available for download incase you ever need it.
    Apple - Support - Manuals

    Did you know we have our own App - Its pretty easy to use.

    We also have a gaming section. There is bound to be something there you like.
    iPad Games
    iPad Game Specific

    Last but not least. Everyone has to play by the rules here. Please read them and keep them in mind when you post.

    Again Welcome and We hope you Enjoy Your Time Here!

  3. f4780y

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    Sep 11, 2010
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    Welcome to the forum.
    It's hard to help when you don't say what the restore error is, but try this guide -

    It will fix all the common problems and allow you to restore 5.1.1. From there you can re-jailbreak with the latest Absinthe tool if necessary.

    Hope that helps.

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