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I'm on a jailbroken 5.0.1 trying to update to 5.1. I don't care if I lose jailbreak. I am not able to upgrade to 5.1. iTunes is giving me the...
03-10-2012, 09:34 AM #1iPad 2 Problems updating from 5.0.1 to 5.1
I'm on a jailbroken 5.0.1 trying to update to 5.1. I don't care if I lose jailbreak. I am not able to upgrade to 5.1. iTunes is giving me the following error: "The iPad could not be restored. The device isn't eligible for the requested build."
I have tried restoring in DFU mode and that didn't work either.
I have tried erasing all content and settings and I just get a never ending spinning thing.
03-10-2012, 10:13 PM #2
Hosts file could be pointed to cydia, change it back
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03-12-2012, 03:38 AM #3
I was hung up like that as well on a win 7 machine. I did a restore (no JB) on a Mac and all was well. Who knows?
03-22-2012, 06:56 PM #4
It was the hosts file. Thank you.