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Can I Downgrade ipad mini? [duplicate]

Now that the jailbreak for iOS 9.2.1 has been released, can I downgrade my iPad Mini 1 to older versions? It is so slow with 9.2.1.
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Downgrade iOS 10 beta 2 to iOS 10 beta 1?

I'm just curious. I know you can downgrade to iOS 9.3.2 from iOS 10, but I'm wondering if it's possible to downgrade between beta versions.
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How to downgrade iOS from 9.3.1 to 7.1 (default version)?

I wanna check how my application works for iOS 7.1. I have got an iPad mini 2. I know it has iOS factory 7.1 . But now it has 9.3.2 (the lates). Is it possible to reset iPad until the default iOS? How ...
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Can I downgrade my iOS version to 7.x? [duplicate]

Can I downgrade my iOS to 7.x? I need to do it for app testing.
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Downgrade GCC version

How do I downgrade my GCC v5 to GCC version 4.7 ? I currently don't have Xcode installed and I am using the command line tool. More details : Apple LLVM version 7.3.0 (clang-703.0.29) Target: ...
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How can I downgrade the iOS on my Ipad 2nd Gen when iTunes says I am "not eligible? [duplicate]

My ipad 2nd generation is super sluggish and crashing a lot. It was suggested that I downgrade from the current release - which it runs on now - to iOS 7. I tried doing this through itunes and picking ...
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iPhone 4s downgrade from 9.2.1 to 9.0.2 [duplicate]

can I downgrade my iPhone 4s iOS 9.2.1 to 9.0.2? I try using ipsw but it isn't signed at this moment. Can I create custom ipsw 9.0.2? Its possible to downgrade my iPhone? Thanks.
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Reliable way to downgrade iPad 2 to iOS 6 without SHSH

Recently I upgraded my iPad 2 from iOS 7 to iOS 9 which made it slower and buggy (apps frequently crashing). I have regretted ever upgrading to iOS 7 let alone iOS 9. Recently I found some sites (eg ...
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iPhone 5C downgrade iOS 9 to iOS 8 [duplicate]

I bit the bullet and upgraded to iOS 9.1, and the phone now moves like it's an iPhone 3GS. I can see iOS 8.x is no longer signed, but fortunately I have SHSH of iOS 8.2 saved. How can I downgrade ...
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iPad mini downgrade to iOS7 [duplicate]

I want to buy new iPad but I guess it will have iOS 9 version. My question is - can I downgrade iPad mini to iOS 7. I just need it for testing.
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“iTunes will erase and restore your iPad to iOS 8.4.1 and will verify the restore with Apple.”

What doest verify the restore with Apple mean for me? What will be the effect when I perform such update? What I am going to do? Downgrade iPad to iOS 8.4.1. So far I downloaded .ipsw file, and then ...
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Is it possible to downgrade iOS 9 to iOS 8 on 4S? [duplicate]

Accidentally updated to 9 version from 7. It lags a lot so I want to downgrade it at least to 8 version. Is it possible? Via standart restore feature i get “This device isn’t eligible for the ...
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What happens during an iPhone restore

I'm looking at the apticket system and capturing TSS data. I want to know all the steps in restoring and verifying the IPSW, and exactly what data is sent to the signing server. From what I understand,...
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How to downgrade iOS to previous version? [duplicate]

I really need to downgrade from iOS 9 to iOS 8 on my iPad Mini. Is it possible at all?
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Re-installing iTunes 12.2

I am not happy with iTunes 12.3 (it constantly asks for my Apple ID) and I would like to re-install iTunes 12.2. Where can I find the 12.2 version? Will replacing 12.3 by 12.2 lose my music files ...
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OS X El Capitan nightmare

I installed El Capitan but did not like it, so I tried to uninstall following directions from igeeksblog.com. But when it came to reinstall the previous edition of OS X it only gave El Capitan as the ...
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Installing Mavericks on brand new Macbook with Yosemite? [duplicate]

I want to buy a new MacBook Pro. However, it simply MUST be able to have a different operating system to Yosemite installed, as I need it to work with some hardware which is no longer supported with ...
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How to downgrade to OS Mavericks 10.9.5 from a new pre-installed Yosemite 10.10.1 iMac late 2013?

I need to downgrade to OS Mavericks 10.9.5 from a new pre-installed Yosemite 10.10.1 iMac late 2013, can you help me out? Is it possible considering Yosemite was pre-installed?!
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I upgraded an app on my iPhone 4, but this new version doesn't work. How do I replace for the older version?

I did the stupidity of upgrading the newest version of AM 880 KIXI radio, a retro radio station in Seattle. The version I had was the previous one, the 2.8 and I held off upgrading for a long time, ...
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Downgrading iPad update [duplicate]

I updated the iPad and the music app updated to different layout. Can I return to previous update? It is for my mother and she can't see. She could play music and now with the upgrade she can't use it....
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Downgrading an iPhone 4s from iOS 7.1.2 to iOS 6.1.3 using Odysseus OTA?

I want to know if you would recommend downgrading this iPhone to iOS 6.1.3 and tell me about the reasons not to do it or else. I once had iOS 6 on my phone and it was very fast and didn't have any ...
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Failed downgrade - iPod touch with broken home button

I tried to downgrade my iPod touch 4th gen iOS 6.1.6 to iOS 5.1.1. I went on Redsn0w clicking extras/even more/restore/ipsw. Then I selected iOS 5.1.1 firmware. I stopped the process halfway. Now my ...
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Please restore the device to a version of the OS listed below

I'm getting the following message when tethering one of my iPads used for testing. Its telling me to "Please restore the device to a version of the OS listed below...", but it does not provide the ...
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Downgrade El Capitan Developer Preview to Yosemite

I've installed El Capitan Developer Preview . Installation crashed at about 75% and then i could only boot in safe mode. I wiped all the hard drive to reinstall Yosemite but it only displays 10.11 ...
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How to recover Mail, Calendar and Contact after Mavericks to Mountain Lion downgrade?

I want to downgrade from Mavericks to ML. If I do this, how can I recover my emails, calendar and contacts after the downgrade?
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Downgrade, can not reinstall

I completely erased my internal HD in order to downgrade OS. Now, I boot from CD (to reinstall Snow Leopard) and I get the message "Mac OS X can not be installed in his computer". Any suggestions?
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How to downgrade the OS to the original one on a MBA 2010?

Continuing the thread about whether it's worth downgrading the OS on an old MBA Late '10, I'd like to check the downgrade options. I am not sure my daughter still has an original CD with the OS. I ...
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Will AppStore applications continue to work after an OS downgrade?

Our daughter has an old MacBook Air (2010 model) that worked fine until a few recent OS upgrades. Now it's almost unusable with its 2GB RAM that can't be upgraded, so she is considering cleaning her ...
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Should I create a Fusion Drive before or after downgrade (from Yosemite to Mavericks)?

I bought a used Mac Mini late 2012 with installed Yosemite and two drives: SSD 128 GB and HDD 500 GB. I want to create a Fusion Drive and downgrade to Mavericks via bootable USB flash drive. What ...
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Is there a way to downgrade from iOS 8 to iOS 7? [duplicate]

My iPhone 4S is very slow. Is there anyway to downgrade to iOS 7 (legal or jailbreak)?
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Downgrading from Yosemite to Mavericks

I have recently bought a new Mac which contains Yosemite. Unfortunately i have problems with some of the programs I'm trying to run so i want to downgrade back to mavericks. i have constructed a USB ...
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Best OS X for late 2009 MacBook

I have a white 13" MacBook (late 2009) with 2GB memory. It is currently running Mavericks. The machine is too slow, probably because the memory is just 2GB. I'm considering downgrading it back to ...
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Installing Mavericks on a new Mac Mini (end 2014) shipped with Yosemite pre-installed?

Excuse me for my english, I'm french and I try to find a solution for my new Mac Mini buy in December. My new Mac Mini it's configured with Yosemite 10.10.0. and it's a problem for me because I use ...
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Downgrade from Yosemite OS to Mavericks OS: -2003F message error

Please I wanna ask you if you can help me to resolve this issue. I have make a handling to downgrade from Yosemite OS to Mavericks OS. After this, my Mac cannot start up, it displays a folder with ...
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From Yosemite to Mavericks

I originally bought my Mac mini on Yosemite. I wanted to downgrade to mavericks, and on this website I read that if I went into core services and changed my SystemVersion.plist from 10.10 to 10.8 and ...
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How to downgrade software using terminal?

New apple user here, I am trying to downgrade matplotlib to 1.3.1 after coming to this potential solution: https://github.com/matplotlib/matplotlib/issues/3470/ I just have no idea how to do that.
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Yosemite downgrade [duplicate]

I really really don't like the look of Yosemite. How do I downgrade back from Yosemite to another OS?
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iMac not letting me downgrade to mavericks via USB [duplicate]

I already asked this question but because I didn't sign up it won't let me respond to anyone, but here it is again *with more info. I made the mistake of installing Yosemite without backing up my HDD....
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2010 Mac Mini Downgrade

I have a 2010 Mac Mini with no DVD drive and a 5,400 RPM hard drive. Of late, it's begun to get quite sluggish, and I'm fairly sure it's the slow HDD that's to blame. I took a look at the means of ...
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How do I downgrade from Yosemite 10.10 to Mavericks 10.9?

I have the new Yosemite. How do i downgrade to the last version? I really don't like it. Lost Yahoo messenger and a lot of extras I had on my old operating system.
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How to downgrade to Maverics with Time Machine

I've just "upgraded" to Yosemite, but I really hate the design and I want to go back to Maverics. I have a copy of my MBA in Time Machine (made before upgrade). My question is - how to downgrade and ...
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How do I downgrade a jailbroken iPhone 4 on iOS 7.0.3 to iOS 6.X.X? [duplicate]

I know about other similair questions on AD, but they are from quite a while ago. Things can change quickly. I do know about this method: http://www.syncios.com/blog/how-to-downgrade-ios-7-to-ios-6-1-...
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Downgrade Yosemite Release to Mavericks [duplicate]

So I'm considering updating to Yosemite, but I have a 2011, low end MBP, and Im a bit afraid that its going to be slow. If I do upgrade, is there anyway that I can revert back to mavericks? I've seen ...
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Downgrading a new mac mini 2012 from Maverick to Mountain Lion

I acquired a new mac mini late 2012 with a fusion drive & a 2,6 Ghz cpu. It came with maverick. The machine already came back last week from a mac repear shop where they changed the mother-card ...
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Boot off of USB drive problem - new iMac

how can i boot off of usb disk to install snow leopard onto new iMac that has mavericks installed
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Mac OS X can't be installed on this computer when I tried to downgrade from 10.9.4 to 10.9.3

I need to downgrade my Macbook from 10.9.4 to 10.9.3 but I'm getting this error when it tries to install the Mac OS "Mac OS X can't be installed on this computer" Any of you knows how can I downgrade ...
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How to restore to Leopard/Snow Leopard from Lion without any disk?

My friend has a Mid 2010 Macbook pro with Mac OS X Lion installed on it. She wants to restore it (as in format/erase and get a fresh start). However she does not have any disks. When trying to ...
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ipod 2G MB531LL 16 gb - can I downgrade from 4.2.1 to iOS 3.1.3? [duplicate]

I upgraded to 4.1.2 and now most of the apps don't work. But I can't find how to erase and start over. My old MAC tower still has itunes 9, would it work on that? Thanks for your help
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Downgrading from OS X 10.9.2 to 10.9

The 10.9.2 upgrade completely messed up the OpenGL driver and is causing some games / graphics driven application programmed in OpenGL to have a lot of issues with particle drawing. This is unbearable ...
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Amongst Macs that can be upgraded to support OS X Recovery, can any model *not* accept a firmware downgrade?

Focusing on computers that can be upgraded to use OS X Internet Recovery: is there any Mac on which firmware can not be downgraded? I see that for at least one type of MacBook Pro, firmware can ...