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Hello everybody, asking myself what to do with ipad first generation. still running on jailbreaked 5.1. can I upgrade iapd 1 on 6.1 as well an then using jailbreak coming on sunday? greetings

asked 01 Feb '13, 10:49

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5.1.1 is the latest for first generation iPad, it's an orphan/retired device at this point.

At any time you can restore it to 5.1.1 and jailbreak it again, but it will never run iOS 6.x

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answered 01 Feb '13, 10:53

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edited 01 Feb '13, 10:55

iPad 1 doesn't support iOS 6(.X) so you wont be able to update

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answered 01 Feb '13, 10:54

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okay thank you for your answers :) than I will at least try peppers method

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answered 01 Feb '13, 10:58

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be sure to sync and backup in iTunes before doing anything so you don't lose your stuff.

(01 Feb '13, 11:01) Pepper ♦ Pepper's gravatar image

Evasi0n jb wont be able to jb your iPad, so i don't see why you would restore it. Are you sure you want to do it?

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answered 01 Feb '13, 11:00

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But Absinthe2 will be able to jailbreak an iPad 1 on iOS 5.1.1

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answered 01 Feb '13, 12:42

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