Restore to Custom Firmware IPSW without iTunes - Coming Soon. We put the iOS ipsw file into Pwnagetool or sn0wbreeze to jailbreak it before installing to our devices.
Update 28th August, 2015: This guide is valid for every iOS 8 firmware including iOS 8.1, iOS 8.2, iOS 8.3, iOS 8.4, and iOS 8.4.1. If you are looking for a guide to help you get IPSW files for your device and install it properly, then this is the page you should read.
Here, we will teach you all about Apple’s IPSW files, how to pick up the right file, and install it on your Apple device. Before we jump ahead, it is very important to explain the basics of IPSW files. IPSW file explained: So what’s an IPSW file? And what does IPSW stand for? IPSW stands for “iPhone / iPod Software.” A quick glance at the name and you should get a fair idea that this is a type of firmware file that contains iOS elements.
In short, IPSW file has the power to replace any iOS firmware with a new one. For example, if you have an iPhone running iOS 7.1.2, you can install a new IPSW file on that iPhone to upgrade it from iOS 7 to iOS 8. IPSW file is used for upgrading (installing), downgrading, and even re-installing the iOS firmware.
Restore Ipsw In Itunes
Now that you know what IPSW really does, the next step is to find out how to use this file to install iOS 8.0 firmware. But first, let’s quickly highlight the method we will be using: Summary of the technique: First you have to pick the right IPSW file for your device, download that file, and transfer it to your device via Apple iTunes player. This method requires you to manually select files, wait for it to download and then install it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.