How is everyone getting the 2.0 software already?

Discussion in 'iOS Apps' started by Cjr605, Jul 10, 2008.

  1. Cjr605 macrumors member

    Jul 10, 2008
    I thought it wasn't out yet in the US, but everyone still seems to have it. Am I missing something???
  2. Niiro13 macrumors 68000

    Feb 12, 2008
    1) Developers
    2) Unofficially...Apple has the iPhone firmware up on their server...someone found the link.
  3. QuarterSwede macrumors G3


    Oct 1, 2005
    Colorado Springs, CO
  4. Michael CM1 macrumors 603

    Feb 4, 2008
    It's one of the news articles from this morning. You have to download it yourself from a link then do a trick or two to install it. Quite easy as long as you read the directions (and take the .zip off the filename before you install).
  5. Cjr605 thread starter macrumors member

    Jul 10, 2008
    Ok, I thought I was going nuts :)
    But a lot of people seem to be having trouble so I'll wait till tomorrow to do it.
  6. PeckinOrder macrumors newbie

    Jul 10, 2008
    My question is where do you find the directions. I have looked at that thread and must be missing something.

    Whenever Im holding the OPTION KEY and press the Check for Updates in Itunes it still says you have the newest update 7.7

    Anyone know where I can find the directions?
  7. sharp65 macrumors 6502

    Sep 7, 2007
    Are you hitting update for itunes or for your iphone?
  8. bndoarn macrumors 6502a

    Mar 16, 2008
    hold option and click check for updates IN THE IPHONE PANNEL not under the help menu.
  9. tomccabe macrumors 6502


    Jun 9, 2008
    frankly it's going to be the exact same piece of software with a slightly easier gui install process. not much to wait for imho.
  10. PeckinOrder macrumors newbie

    Jul 10, 2008
    Thank you very much!

    It worked absolutely perfectly when I did it the way I shouldve been.

    I feel like an idiot.
  11. dlmart2 macrumors 6502a

    Nov 2, 2007

    the only people having trouble are the ones who don't pay attention or read. Its very easy and as simple as holding down the option (shift for windows users) key when you click check for updates then point to the file you downloaded. iTunes does the rest...
  12. passingXstorm macrumors regular

    Jun 5, 2008
    Yup I did it on my PC and have been enjoying super monkey ball all day. It takes 20-30 minutes, though, so don't freak out if it takes a long time.

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