Careful when upgrading to 3.1

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  1. Matt-09

    Matt-09 New Member

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    iTunes handily puts all your previous IPSW files into the damn Recycle Bin! Including 3.0........
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    freemini Active Member

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    I just noticed that!! THANK YOU
  3. The_Pirate

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    lol, my hatred for apple and steve jobs now gets stronger
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    Leopluradon77 New Member

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    What are IPSW files. I should probably know this before upgrading
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    pretty much the update
  6. Thomas-J

    Thomas-J New Member

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    And what does this mean? I don't understand.
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    the update file is a ipsw, so basically throws out ur old ones
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    Matt-09 New Member

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    Should you wish to downgrade, you can't simply shift restore and select the old IPSW.
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    MrIpodKing New Member

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    Uuuum I just downloaded iTunes 9 and checked and I still have my files
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