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Please Help me i cant reset or update my ipad 2


iPF Noob
Feb 14, 2012
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Hi please help me im trying to update my 4.3.3 to 5.0.1 but i realized that i cant do it every time i try it gives me an error and i wanted to restore it but it freezes on the logo and when i tried to restore from my mac using itunes it freezed in the dfu i think i have tried everything i found on the internet but nothing has worked for me what should i do please help me.
I have Ipad 2 3g 64gb
and Macbook pro


Staff member
Apr 24, 2011
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Brisbane, Australia
Hi and welcome to the Forum!

Not sure what's happening here, have you downloaded the latest version of iTunes and disabled your virus protection for the duration of the update? Have a look at these links
And here is a troubleshooting link also
Let us know if this helps you.

The IPad Forum is a community of members from all walks of life and from all over the world coming together to share our experiences and to help each other learn about this wonderful piece of technology the Ipad. There is a wealth of information already here in the many threads we have so doing some searches will answer most of the questions you have. If then you cannot find the answer you are seeking then by all means post your question. There are many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.

We also have our own App - It is a very simple app to navigate.
Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
2 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
We have rules like any Community so please read these also

Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!

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