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Thread: why are firmwares in .zip?

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    Retired Moderator bhz1's Avatar
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    If you download with Safari, you will need to make sure you set the preferences to not auto expand downloaded files.

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    Exclamation why are firmwares in .zip?
    i've been trying to download a software from felixbruns but almost all i try to download come in .zip files. how do i get them in .ipsw form?
    thanks

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    .zip is an archived format....just extract it.

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    Also Safari seems to have trouble downloading .ipsw so most just package it

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    Yea, safari does that , I just change the file extension

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