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Since it is disabled, you have to restore your iPad from iTunes on your computer. You must restore it by putting it to DFU (Device Firmware Upgrade) Mode. DFU Mode is a mode which will allow you to restore your iPad to working condition. Put your iPad to DFU (Device Firmware Upgrade) Mode and restore it from iTunes. Follow the steps below to put your iPad to DFU Mode;
Note : Put it to DFU Mode while connected to computer and also in DFU Mode your iPad will remain blank. Timing is critical when you put it to DFU Mode, so keep trying until it goes to DFU Mode.
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I left it over night to restore as it said 8 hours this morning it still is locked so i have started again now 6 hours to go ?
Download 3.65mb/s Upload 0.31 mb/s Ping 48ms
i bought it for my wife last christmas if that helps as i dont know which model except it was 64g version the top model at the time.
all i can see is ipad 64GB
ok it is A1396 that is small writing.
that file is saying 10hours to download so maybe a while
using a pc
thank you it has two hours to finish download chat later.
it has now downloaded
firmware file is not there ?
found it now itunes is restoring the software on this ipad.
thank you for your patience and help it has restored. I will leave good feedback.