Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Different is a question and answer site for power users of Apple hardware and software. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I've just bought a new 3rd Gen iPad as a gift. I assume it comes with iOs 5.1 installed on it. I want to install iOS 5.1.1 on it as I'd rather not use the Maps app provided in iOS 6. I know that iTunes will only offer the latest version of iOS (6.0.1 at this time.)

How can I download and install iOS 5.1.1 to a new iPad? I am not willing to jailbreak it.

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 1 down vote accepted

There is a lot of information covering this exact topic in a question that I asked a while back: How to upgrade iPhone 3GS to iOS 5 now that iOS 6 is out?

The accepted answer provided me with this link: http://www.felixbruns.de/iPod/firmware/

Hope this helps!

share|improve this answer
    
Thanks! And after all that, it turns out it came with 5.1.1 preinstalled anyway. –  Hand-E-Food Nov 22 '12 at 22:43

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.