Updated iPad, now doesn't work

Discussion in 'iPad Help' started by kellypibb, Dec 29, 2011.

  1. kellypibb
    Offline

    kellypibb iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Dec 29, 2011
    Messages:
    1
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Hi, my daughter got me a used iPad (1st generation). It had iOS 5 installed. Everything was working fine on it until we plugged it into iTunes. It said there was an update for 5.0.1 so we chose "Restore and Update" in iTunes. It downloaded and upgraded the iPad, but it kept giving us random errors (-1, 37, 1618, etc.) during the recovery.
    ipad3a.pngipadpij.pngipad2k.png
    What's worse is that the iPad wont turn on. I've tried searching and tried holding the top and middle square/Home button down for 10 seconds (DFU mode?) like other post/videos have said, but nothing; not booting up. Only time the iPad turns on is when we try recovery via iTunes - screen turns on with the white Apple logo and white loading bar. Every time we plug the USB cable in, our PC recognizes it so we know it's not dead.

    Tried 2 different computers, reinstalling iTunes, and turning off firewall/antivirus - nothing, still wont recover properly and we don't have a backup.

    Please help, thanks in advance.
  2. bL33d
    Offline

    bL33d iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2010
    Messages:
    24
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0

Share This Page

Search tags for this page
after updating to 7.1.1 on my ipad, it doesn't work
,
i tried to update my ipad and now it wont work
,

i updated my ipad and now it wont turn on

,
i updated my ipad and now it wont work
,
i updated my ipad and now the touchscreen doesnt work
,
i updated my ipad now my menu page ipad will not turn
,
ipad2 camera doesn't work
,
just downloaded update for iphone now it wont work
,
minoun rush doesn't work after update in ipad
,
my ipad updated and i dont like it
,
skype doesn't work after update on ipad 2
,
tried to update ipad to ios7.7, now it doesnt work at all
,
updated ipad now it has itunes logo and wont work
,
updated ipad now it wont turn on
,
updated ipad now it wont work
,

updated ipad to 7 now doesn't work

,
updated ipad wont turn on
,
updated my ipad now it doesn't work
,
updated skype diesnt work on ipad
,
updating viki app on ipad doesnt work now america