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01-16-2008, 02:28 AM #1Where does Itunes save iphone firmware?
So, I've downloaded 1.1.2 from itunes a while ago and I want it but I have no idea where to look for and I don't want to download a stupid 150mb file which i already have. Anyone know where I could find it?
nvm I found it by messing around with my comp
CDocuments and Settings\*USER HERE*\Application Data\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPhone Software Updates
Last edited by asma123; 01-16-2008 at 02:28 AM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
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08-07-2008, 03:24 PM #2
Thanks i was just looking
08-10-2008, 03:44 PM #3
what about vista? cant find it anywhere?
08-16-2008, 02:53 PM #4
08-16-2008, 04:13 PM #5
Thx guys , u help me realy out
Last edited by nejad; 08-16-2008 at 04:28 PM.
08-19-2008, 07:08 PM #6
Actually..no. On Vista (on mine at least) it is found at the following location -
CUsers\<user name>\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPhone Software Updates
08-19-2008, 10:39 PM #7
and where to find the file, itunes creates, when i make a backup? (on Win XP)
i found an answer in the forum but this folder :
CDocuments and Settings\username\Application Data\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup
is allways empty
Last edited by stolat; 08-19-2008 at 10:43 PM.
12-26-2008, 09:27 PM #8
08-09-2009, 12:25 AM #9
its been driving me crazy.. when i go to Users\<user name>\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPhone Software Updates.. i dont even have the AppData folder.. how do i find it??????
08-12-2009, 12:41 AM #10In case any Mac users are looking:
/Users/USERNAME/Library/iTunes/iPod Software Updates/
Putting compatible firmware in this folder will cause iTunes to use it instead of looking for it online.
If you're on XP
AppData = abbreviation for Application Data
make sure you have "Show hidden files and folders" enabled in Tools-->Folder Options-->View
if XP not please list OS
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08-21-2009, 02:22 PM #11iPhone Backups
Im using Windows 7 and iTunes saves your backups in
CUsers\USER NAME\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup
and iTunes saves the firmware in
CUsers\USER NAME\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPhone Software Updates
**this is for iPhone only as u can see it says iPhone software updates**
08-23-2009, 02:52 PM #12
08-23-2009, 02:54 PM #13
lol yes it is the same but it won't say iphone prolly itouch or somthing like that
04-28-2010, 10:32 PM #14
06-24-2010, 08:58 PM #15
here is the location of itunes 9.2 in windows 7 x64 bit
CUsers\++++++username+++++++\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPhone Software UpdatesNo signature links or spam... only warning
05-10-2011, 10:30 PM #161 miss.. part
Well in win 7 you got to turn your ((FOLDER OPTION) click your (Dont show hidden files,folder) or drivers tooooo
(Show hidden files and drivers)
to see data app r other folders
06-04-2011, 03:07 PM #17For Windows 7 and Vista
Make sure when you are looking for the path for your firmware files that you have clicked "show hidden files and folders" in control panel
06-15-2011, 12:09 PM #18
If you have trouble finding the folder on Windows 7, type %appdata% inside the search bar then proceed to \Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPod Software Updates
09-17-2011, 02:30 AM #19
for windows 7
CUsers\ansar\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\iTunes\iPhone Software Updates