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Should I upgrade to IOS6.1 now with my JB phone or wait until the new JB is released?

asked 30 Jan '13, 22:23

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Download the ipsw now before the servers melt. http://www.icj.me/ios/6.1. Then shift (option on Mac) / Restore in iTunes when you're ready.

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answered 30 Jan '13, 22:25

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edited 30 Jan '13, 22:26

Do I need to download it via that site or cAn I just do it via iTunes?

(30 Jan '13, 22:51) Abbazapp1185 Abbazapp1185's gravatar image

you can update at any point. If you want to update now, you can feel free to. Just make sure that when you do that you update via iTunes

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answered 30 Jan '13, 22:56

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Restore via iTunes, not update.

(30 Jan '13, 23:19) justinred ♦ justinred's gravatar image

by Update, you mean OTA?

(30 Jan '13, 23:21) AnthonyProbert AnthonyProbert's gravatar image

Both OTA and iTunes update are not recommended to qualify for a possibility of future rerestore.

(30 Jan '13, 23:39) justinred ♦ justinred's gravatar image
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