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hi. can I downgrade my ipad1 from 5.1 to an earlier ios ? I have shsh blobs saved from the first ios it came out with. If so how do
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    Default Downgrade iPad1 from 5.1 to 5.0.1 or earlier
    hi. can I downgrade my ipad1 from 5.1 to an earlier ios ? I have shsh blobs saved from the first ios it came out with. If so how do I go about doing it ? thanks in advance

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    Plug ya iPad into iTunes shift restore to the version ya wanna go to.

    Make sure ya do a backup so you don't lose all ya apps and all
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    Do i need to change or add anyhing into the host file ? i am using a macbook pro. Do I still have to use timnyumbrella TSS server?

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    I would use tu to make sure you have the blobs for sure

    Here is a guide should help ya out alot.

    http://www.redmondpie.com/downgrade-...w-to-tutorial/
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    TU says I have the blobs and I saved it to my mac. I get errors everytime i want to resptore i.e. 1016 error etc. I tried with TSS server on as well as TSS server off.

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    Make sure you have aptickets

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    where do I get aptickets ? never heard of it

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    Ifaith I think does it.

    Do you use wifi or 3G if you need an unlock like gevy or ultrasnow don't forgit to preserve ya baseband
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    Let 's say you have 5.0.1 shsh blob.
    Download it onto your machine using TU.
    Use Ifaith 1.4.2 and stitch it on stock 5.0.1 ipsw
    Put Ipad into pwned dfu mode.
    Restore to Ifaith stitch CFW of 5.0.1

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