Although firmware update for either iPad 2 / iPad 3 or new iPad 4 / iPad mini is a straightforward procedure we were reported such instances when users have faced problems after updating their Apple tablets. The most often complaints are sound as follows: “ ipad 2 / iPad 3 / iPad 4 stuck in recovery mode after update”, “my iPad mini update failed with error message”, “update failed, now iTunes doesn't recognise iPad 4 / iPad 3 “, “iPad mini is not detected after a failed update“, "Error 3200" etc. Particularly, such messages have flooded the social networks when users have tried to update their devices to the newest iOS 6.0
Forget it for now on. We will give you the best tips on how to avoid update disappointments.
Very important : To avoid any problem never use wireless update of your iPad!
We share with you two best ways how to update Apple firmware without causing any problem for you gadget . Let’s call the first one automatic update , via iTunes, and the second one – manual update, though also via iTunes. But remember, whichever of two ways you choose, back up your Apple tablet before update. Why the preliminary backup is so important. If you don't do this the Apple's routine will apply backup during update procedure and your iPad may freeze or hang forever.
Suppose you choose automatic update. Then:
The manual update for Apple tablet is much safer but requires some job from you that is to download onto your computer the latest firmware from Apple. But first you need to find it by googling. The original software is located on appldnld.apple.com server.
When you find such direct link