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07-11-2008, 02:51 AM #1HELP! My IPhone Keeps turning on and off and wont restore *PAYING*
PLEASE! HELP ME!
Iphone keeps ligthing up, says connect to itunes using 2 pictures
i plug it in,
Itunes says it needs to restore it
I hit restore and then i get this message:
Iphone could not be restored, Unknown error has occured
PLEASE HELP ME
Its also very hot and i dont want it to burn
**I also tried this WORD FOR WORD ... Didnt work
Last edited by WiiRoxsMySoxs; 07-13-2008 at 03:09 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
07-11-2008, 03:35 AM #2
hold the top button and the round home button till you get the off slider slid it off. let it cool down and then turn it back on and try it again
07-11-2008, 05:05 AM #3
07-11-2008, 08:59 AM #4
Check this out,
How to Fix an iPhone Caught in a Bad Reboot Cycle or That Won’t Boot
I think this is the exact problem you are having
"1. Hold down power AND home (the round button) until the phone turns off completely. Touch nothing else. Keep holding those buttons.
2. Once you’re in a reboot cycle, let go of power. Hold home down for two minutes.
3. Your iPhone/Touch may freeze with a blank screen. Do not panic or call your lawyer. Connect it to your Mac or PC and see if iTunes detects it in restore mode. Restore to the previous good firmware.
4. If this fails, disconnect from iTunes and repeat these steps. Do not lose patience. Sometimes it doesn’t work the first time. Sometimes it take a few turns to get it."
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07-11-2008, 09:54 AM #5
If you are still have a problem PM me and I will see if I can help.
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07-13-2008, 01:59 PM #6Any Fix for this?
Hey yall . . . got the same error message as the original post here and haven't been able to get past it, was there a fix for this posted? Thank you!
07-13-2008, 02:03 PM #7
if anything take it to apple, now the best time because their servers are messing up alot of iPhones
07-13-2008, 03:09 PM #8
I did get it fixed However, heres what i did:
I again Upgraded again to 2.0
and i got the plug into Itunes symbol.I uninstalled Itunes and instaled Itunes 7.5. I then pluged the phone into computer, help slep/wake button AND home button 10 sec then continued holding home button( I forget what this is called). After this Itunes 7.5 said like its in restore mode or something and to restore it using itunes. I THEN shift Clicked on Restore and selected Iphone version 1.1.4. It did downgrade to 1.1.4 but i cant unlock it now because like its still technically updated to 2.0 and we have to wait for the 2.0 PWN
07-21-2008, 02:14 AM #9
Please define "unresponsive" and "reset" in the contexts to which you're referring. Is the phone freezing? Or going to a blank screen from which the home button does not awake? When you're "resetting" it, are you turning it off and on again or just back on? Your wording leaves a bit to confusion.spam=ban, Please no signature spam or links...
04-25-2009, 11:07 AM #10
i have a problem too i was getting ready to install the official 2.1.1 firmware so i can jailbreak it
but the upgrade didn't take, so it forced me to wipe everything and restore BUT it WON'T restore and im' trapped in an 'unknown error 14' recovery loop
please somebody help me, restarting comp won't help, logging in as another person won't help, i don't have anything on my laptop to allow it to restore to, i'm STUCK !!!