Fix…. My iPhone 3gs won’t restore after iOS5

By | October 17th, 2011|Categories: Tips and Tricks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Did you say this? My iPhone 3gs won't restore after iOS5 My story... After patiently waiting for 4 days for the dust to settle before I attempted to download the  iOS 5 Software Update for iPhone, some iPod touch and iPad . I connected up my iPhone and opened iTunes. I was still apprehensive as so many people have had various problems, like music disappearing, album covers gone, various error messages but then some people said it was all fine and hunky dory.  To be safe I didn't just rush and download the iOS software update - first I installed the updated iTunes, sync'd and backed up the iPhone and making sure everything was up to date, hoping this would help. iOS5 downloaded in about 8 mins and installed really quickly, I thought it was too good to be true when it said iTunes needs to do a restore to complete. It went through the restore process only to come up with a message, saying that this unit could not be restored. Gutted - Try again and it says your phone is in [...]