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Hello guys, the title says it all. I have downgraded from iOS 6 to 5.0.1. I don't have the blobs for 5.1.1. Anyways, The backup I have made while I...
01-14-2013, 05:47 PM #1Restore an iOS 6 backup on iOS 5.0.1 not working via iTunes or iCloud?
the title says it all. I have downgraded from iOS 6 to 5.0.1. I don't have the blobs for 5.1.1. Anyways, The backup I have made while I was on iOS 6 via iTunes AND iCloud cannot be restored on 5.0.1. Is there any way around this?
Via iTunes there's an error not allowing to restore backup on older software. When I tried to restore via iCloud it didn't find the backup, although it appears on other phones. Can you help me out?
01-15-2013, 08:23 AM #2
Sorry not possible as apple doesn't allow downgrade. If you had setup as new iPhone when restoring to IOS 6 , then when u downgrade you can setup as backup restore as your backup is left untouched.
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01-15-2013, 11:09 AM #3
Has anyone tried iBackupBot? It can be used to export files from an backup and import into another backup. Haven't tried it yet though, since it took me too much time to do what I already did until now.
I have another question. Let's say I have an iPhone 5. I back it up. Then I sell that phone and buy a 3GS on 5.1.1. Would I be able to restore from the iPhone 5 backup if I didn't update 3GS to iOS 6? This is just a theoretical question.
Last edited by Lionkid7; 01-15-2013 at 11:12 AM.
01-15-2013, 05:58 PM #4
Still not possible as your iPhone 5 backups is IOS 6 and your 3GS is IOS 5.1.1