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Thread: iPad 3rd Gen on ios 5 upgrading questions

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    Default iPad 3rd Gen on ios 5 upgrading questions
    I'll be getting a ipad 3rd gen thats on ios5, will I be able to update it to ios 6 with the ipsw and shift clicking update?
    I ask because I know apple blocks downgrading and only sign ios 7, does the same apply to upgrading?

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    Same applies.
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    So I wouldn't be able to manually update to ios 6? no tool out there that would allow me to like with a custom ipsw?

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    Would I be able to restore back to ios 5 with my shsh blobs?

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    Nope. Apple suck in that way. As soon as you upgrade you are stuck there.
    Samsung have gone that same way now also. They have introduced some crap called Knox which stops you from downgrading also.

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    Updated my iPad 3 to 7.0.4 from 6.1 and actually works better. Well, did do a fresh install. And jb.

    Edit: as most tweaks from jb in there. Few missing. But gotta say that these folders on 3x3 icons do kinda suxor. On ipadair and ipad 3. Hopefully someone fixes.
    Last edited by antsu; 01-03-2014 at 11:41 PM.

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