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    Default need hlp with unziping firmware 3.0
    I have been trying to download the 3.0 firmware for my iphone 3g but every timr I go to download and get it it says that the file is zipped how would I unzip the file

    Please help me
    Thank you.

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    Don't unzip it, rename the extension to .ipsw

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    how would I do that I'm sorry for the ignorance but not to great with computers would I open the file or save it ? then am I supposed to extract it when it is done ?

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    right click on the file and choose rename, then you can change the extension.

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    Then out what erase the zip part and put In ipsw do open file or save to my computer
    thank you for your help

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    it looks like this right?
    iPhone1,2_3.0_Restore.ipsw.zip

    remove the .zip

    iPhone1,2_3.0_Restore.ipsw

    done!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tattoojack View Post
    it looks like this right?
    iPhone1,2_3.0_Restore.ipsw.zip

    remove the .zip

    iPhone1,2_3.0_Restore.ipsw

    done!
    so do I open the file or save it the firmware file that is
    thanks for your help

    yes it does look like that do i open the file or save to my computer then change the extension name

    do i open the file or save it to my computer
    Last edited by yaya06; 2009-09-14 at 10:40 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost

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    Just save it... are you sure you want to mess with your phone?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Simtech View Post
    Just save it... are you sure you want to mess with your phone?
    thanks for the help My phone was already hooked up but i didnt have the files on my lap top

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    Quote Originally Posted by Simtech View Post
    Just save it... are you sure you want to mess with your phone?
    lmao, you read my mind!

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