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Old 19-02-2013, 18:01
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Fixes an Exchange calendar bug that could result in increased network activity and reduced battery life it says on the update..
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Old 19-02-2013, 18:02
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Thank you. Will check it out. I had noticed my battery draining a bit quicker and I use Exchange and I hammer the calendar a lot!. Lets see if it fixes it.
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Old 19-02-2013, 19:01
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Ooo another one. I knew it was coming but didn't think it would be out this quickly.

EDIT why can't they make it downloadable on the phone network, you have to connect to wifi to download an 11.5mb file? Why?
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Old 19-02-2013, 19:02
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Does this fix the fix that 6.1.1 was fixing ?

To be fair good on them for getting updates out quickly .....
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Old 19-02-2013, 19:03
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Does it fix the locked phone hack?
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Old 19-02-2013, 19:40
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This is an awful lot of bug fixes for a company that people would have us believe deliver perfect fault free products
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Old 19-02-2013, 19:49
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Does it fix the locked phone hack?
No it does not, there will be another fix for that.
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Old 19-02-2013, 19:51
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Ooo another one. I knew it was coming but didn't think it would be out this quickly.

EDIT why can't they make it downloadable on the phone network, you have to connect to wifi to download an 11.5mb file? Why?
You on EE mate? Mine was 12.5Mb. Or was that a typo? Not trying to make an ass of you, just wondering if there seems to be a different update for different networks....?
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Old 19-02-2013, 19:54
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You on EE mate? Mine was 12.5Mb. Or was that a typo? Not trying to make an ass of you, just wondering if there seems to be a different update for different networks....?
Mine was also 11.5mb via over the air, was running 6.1.1 prior.

I'm on 3 uk but phone was originally on O2 officially unlocked.
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:20
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I presume this would wipe out my jailbreak if i updated?.
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:31
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Ooo another one. I knew it was coming but didn't think it would be out this quickly.

EDIT why can't they make it downloadable on the phone network, you have to connect to wifi to download an 11.5mb file? Why?
Are you SURE it is only 11.5Mb! The full .ipsw files used by iTunes are now ~1Gb!!! Is this very small file merely the updater?
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:33
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Are you SURE it is only 11.5Mb! The .ipsw files used by iTunes are now ~1Gb!!!
Just updated my iPad. File size was 12.5Mb
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:33
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yes, mine was 12mb. It only changes a few bits of code.
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:33
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Are you SURE it is only 11.5Mb! The full .ipsw files used by iTunes are now ~1Gb!!! Is this very small file merely the updater?
yes 11.5MB. it's a delta update, it doesn't require to download the whole OS, just the updated part.
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:34
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You on EE mate? Mine was 12.5Mb. Or was that a typo? Not trying to make an ass of you, just wondering if there seems to be a different update for different networks....?
Im on Three network and it was 11.5mb, strange thats its not the same?
Mine was also 11.5mb via over the air, was running 6.1.1 prior.

I'm on 3 uk but phone was originally on O2 officially unlocked.
You say "over the air" but did you need to connect your phone to wifi first? i swear i download an update in the past directly from the phones 3G connection? i cant remember now........
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:36
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Are you SURE it is only 11.5Mb! The full .ipsw files used by iTunes are now ~1Gb!!! Is this very small file merely the updater?
DO NOT download it via itunes, it will wipe your phone of everything like it was out of the box, do it via wifi on the actual phone, it only takes 5mins tops
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:42
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DO NOT download it via itunes, it will wipe your phone of everything like it was out of the box,
no it won't
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:45
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DO NOT download it via itunes, it will wipe your phone of everything like it was out of the box, do it via wifi on the actual phone, it only takes 5mins tops
No it won't. Load of tosh. Please do not weigh into discussions if you are clueless.
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:52
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Im on Three network and it was 11.5mb, strange thats its not the same?


You say "over the air" but did you need to connect your phone to wifi first? i swear i download an update in the past directly from the phones 3G connection? i cant remember now........
Yea I had to connect to wifi.
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Old 19-02-2013, 20:55
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Well when i updated from 6 to 6.1 i connected it to itunes and it said theres an update available etc, i clicked update and it said something like 80-90mbs even though i knew the OTA update was only 20 something mb, so i went ahead with it and to my complete horror during the process i saw the word "restoring iphone", then it was too late, my phone was wiped.

So tell me how i went wrong? how do you download a small OTA update via itunes without restoring the phone in the process? all i did was press the only button there was(update)

And before you (or anyone else) tells me im talking "toss", how about letting me explain first.... If i thought there was a possibility id done it wrong then i wouldnt have made such a bold statement, according to you guys i did it wrong though lol
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Old 19-02-2013, 21:10
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Well when i updated from 6 to 6.1 i connected it to itunes and it said theres an update available etc, i clicked update and it said something like 80-90mbs even though i knew the OTA update was only 20 something mb, so i went ahead with it and to my complete horror during the process i saw the word "restoring iphone", then it was too late, my phone was wiped.

So tell me how i went wrong? how do you download a small OTA update via itunes without restoring the phone in the process? all i did was press the only button there was(update)

And before you (or anyone else) tells me im talking "toss", how about letting me explain first.... If i thought there was a possibility id done it wrong then i wouldnt have made such a bold statement, according to you guys i did it wrong though lol
you clearly clicked on restore rather than update.
doing an update via itunes does NOT wipe the device in any way.
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Old 19-02-2013, 21:18
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plus iTunes backs up the phone before the OS upgrade starts..
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Old 19-02-2013, 21:20
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you clearly clicked on restore rather than update.
doing an update via itunes does NOT wipe the device in any way.
Pretty sure i didnt. i remember seeing the message about an update, well whatever happened im not doing it that way again.
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Old 19-02-2013, 21:21
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Pretty sure i didnt. i remember seeing the message about an update, well whatever happened im not doing it that way again.
pretty sure you did.
the update and restore buttons are next to each other.
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Old 19-02-2013, 21:30
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Ain't touching it until it's confirmed there's a jailbreak available for it.
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