How to install iOS 6 on iPhone and iPad without a developer account
It is known that in order to install iOS 6 Beta on iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, you must have a developer account. An instruction for activating an iOS device bypassing this scheme appeared on the Web. The trick works through installing the official iOS 5.1.1 firmware on the iGadget. If you immediately flash on iOS 6 beta, the device will start after a reboot and will not require re-activation.
- Installation instructions for iOS 6 without activation are published for educational purposes;
- This version of the OS is intended for testing by developers and is not without bugs; there is no open access jailbreak for iOS 6;
- With a high probability, Apple will block the ability to bypass activation in the next beta versions of iOS 6.
How to install iOS 6 on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch:
Step 2 : Launch iTunes and click the iPhone or iPad icon in the iTunes sidebar. Now press Alt (Option) for Mac owners and left Shift for Windows users on the keyboard and click Refresh and release the button. iTunes will prompt you to indicate the location of the file.
Step 3 : Specify the iOS 5.1.1 firmware file downloaded in the first step.
Step 4 : Wait until the OS installation is complete. Restore your gadget in iTunes as a new device.
Step 5 : Click the icon of your iPhone or iPad in the sidebar of iTunes again. Now press Alt (Option) for Mac owners and left Shift for Windows users on the keyboard and click Refresh and release the button. iTunes will prompt you to indicate the location of the file.
Step 6 : Specify the iOS 6 beta firmware file downloaded in the first step.
Step 7 : Wait for the operation to complete. Congratulations, you have installed iOS 6 on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch!