Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Updating original iPad to iOS 5+

  1. #1

    Member Since
    Nov 28, 2010
    Updating original iPad to iOS 5+
    I'm trying to up all Macs and devices to prepare for iCloud. It took several tries with my iPhone 3GS and it finally took. For some reason the download/sync kept stopping and saying that the server timed out. Now it keeps doing it with the iPad. Any suggestions on what is going on and what I can do?

  2. #2
    I don't know why that would be happening, but I can assure you that the original iPad can be updated to iOS 5.

    My only thought is that a LOT OF PEOPLE are buying iPads and iPhones right now (xmas week) and perhaps the download servers are a tad overloaded. Maybe try late at night?

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Nov 28, 2010
    Thanks Chas_M. I shut the iMac down last night as well as the iPad and cranked them up this morning. Before leaving the house I started the update and it made it thru. Guess the devices just needed a good night's rest.

  4. #4

    sabot's Avatar
    Member Since
    Nov 04, 2009
    Surrey/Hants border UK
    I'm on an original pad & iOS went on fine for me
    I have to agree with the previous comments about too much traffic over Christmas with everybody setting up their new devices

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Question about updating iPad 3 to ios 8
    By MasterShake in forum iPad Hardware and Accessories
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 09-28-2014, 07:47 PM
  2. Updating Original Ipad
    By ryanp77 in forum iPad Hardware and Accessories
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 09-21-2013, 02:06 AM
  3. Replies: 21
    Last Post: 07-22-2013, 10:43 PM
  4. Updating to ios 5.0.1
    By Yuckygreen in forum iOS and Apps
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-09-2011, 11:21 AM
  5. Original iPad Trade-Ins Indicate Massive iPad 2 Demand
    By the8thark in forum Apple Rumors and Reports
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-05-2011, 04:57 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts