iPod touch (4th gen) apps stuck on 'Waiting' - iOS 4.1

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by badman911, Nov 6, 2010.

  1. badman911
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    I have a new iPod touch 4th gen, with over 140 apps that I have downloaded, and now when I try to update my apps or download some more, it just gets stuck on downloading and says waiting!! Help Please!
     
  2. Mr Slippy IV
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    Mr Slippy IV

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    Settings > General >About > Available (Under capacity)

    What does it say?
     
  3. ghostshadow
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    I have been noticing some issues like this with 4.1 for some reason I get stuck with a download that says it couldn't be downloaded or it just sits there. I think it's a bug in os 4.1 Others have reported of the same issues.
     
  4. tablo13
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    It happens sometimes. Try downloading again from App Store. If it says "installed" then maybe try plugging into your computer.
     
  5. zuni149
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    Same problem...found solution!

    I had this same problem (with 5 apps grayed out and waiting...). I tried a hard restart (hold down the sleep/wake button AND the home button at the same time UNTIL you see the apple logo on start up again. (Don't use the red slider.)

    Hope this helps you!
    :apple: iPod Touch 4G, MacBook Pro
     
  6. lanulos, Jan 8, 2011
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    lanulos
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    When I get this I just respring and it fixes it. But wait, maybe you're not jailbroken? (I always thought this happened because of Cydia tweaks.)
     

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