Updating ipad software on a different computer
IPSW files are released from Apple and are intended to add new features and fix security vulnerabilities in compatible devices.An IPSW file can also be used to restore an Apple device back to its factory default settings. Content Header .feed_item_answer_user.js-wf-loaded . It transfers music, messages, photos, files and everything else from any i Phone, i Pod, i Pad or i Tunes backup to any Mac or PC computer.This will force i Tunes to download a new IPSW file the next time it tries to update the device.Since these files are stored as ZIP archives, you can also open an IPSW file using a file zip/unzip tool, the free 7-Zip being one example.
If an update isn't working properly or i Tunes isn't recognizing the IPSW file that it downloaded, you can delete or remove the file from the above location.Another way to install an IPSW file with i Tunes is by forcing it to use the file of your choice.