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03-17-2011, 03:39 PM #1
iPhone 3g disabled for 11 YEARS!!!! What to do??!?
Ok so i am really scared right now, i have iPhone which wont connect to itunes nor charge from computer from the phone. I thought theres dock problem, so i swapped it but it worked fine on different iPhone. Also there was passcode on it. When I put it back with the new dock it says the iPhone disabled for 5895201 minutes and the time counts down so its about 11 years. So what should I do now? Its not the dock problem i figured.
And I can not restore it
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03-17-2011, 04:18 PM #2
This is the second time seen this this week..
wondering if its gonna spread? :S kinda hope it doesn'tBeing an i can be a lot of pressure. you have to live right up to the small point.
03-17-2011, 04:19 PM #3
03-17-2011, 04:53 PM #4
What phone software are you running (version)? I know this sucks but it's very interesting. I will try to help you if I can.
03-17-2011, 05:03 PM #5
I had it in my car whole winter could it freeze to this point?
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03-17-2011, 05:35 PM #6
Can you put the phone into DFU mode?If I helped please head on over and smash the Thanks button.
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03-17-2011, 06:11 PM #7
I can, but computer wont see it, its like some problem with dock or smthng.
03-17-2011, 06:13 PM #8
I had that problem, I just popped it into Recovery Mode and restored with 4.2.1 and it works perfectly fine now.Arthur "Goof"
RIP Steve Jobs.
03-17-2011, 06:35 PM #9
That's weird. This is indeed the second time ive seen this here as well. Both times nobody has done anything significant or at all to their phones.
Wonder what it could be. Follow what iGoof said and let us know.
03-17-2011, 06:53 PM #10
nothing i have cable on the screen but computer doesnt see it
03-17-2011, 07:06 PM #11
Try another USB port or another computer?
03-17-2011, 07:09 PM #12
tried now im pretty sure dock stopped working no sound, home button stoped working and and not charging and good docks dont work neither
03-17-2011, 07:14 PM #13
Sounds like a hardware problem now. Don't think we can fix that unless you replace the broken parts :/
03-17-2011, 07:18 PM #14
U could wait 11yrs
03-17-2011, 07:21 PM #15
03-17-2011, 07:28 PM #16
03-26-2011, 06:59 PM #17
Swap your motherboard into another iPhone( a friend etc.) and see if the computer detects it, then DFU & Restore
03-29-2011, 03:42 AM #18
03-29-2011, 12:02 PM #19
I'm banking on iPhone 16 to have abilities to teleport me from point A to point B.
03-30-2011, 01:58 AM #20
hehe and possible a miniature nuclear fission reactor to replace the pathetic batteries!Apple Emac G4 | Intel Core i5 | Apple iPhone3G 16GB (aspiring to be an iPhone 4 )