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  1. mdq8

    iPad ipad stuck during restore

    Hi .. Im trying to restore my ipad to factory settings, since i cant start my ipad in any way, so i connected my ipad to itunes using usb and a laptop, after going through the process of erasing , downloading latest software then restoring, the ipad freezes in the middle of ( verifying software...
  2. P

    iPod touch Can't restore ipod 5 always Unknown USB Device (Port Reset Failed) ...

    Hi my friends !!! I have a problem with my old Ipod touch 5. I try to use it again but when I try to charge always send me the itunes logo. When I connect to a pc ( by the way different ones ) always send me a error Unknown USB Device (Port Reset Failed), I try to enter to a DFU mode and dont...
  3. L

    iPhone 11 Swap Iphone XR and Iphone11

    Hi, Me and my wife own an Iphone 11 and XR respectively. Would it be possible for my wife and me to swap Iphones and have the complete exact installations passed to our respective new devices? I would like to port over the exact content of the devices including apps datas, settings, pictures...
  4. Apple_Glen_UK

    Restoring original Operating System?

    Despite the fact I have a 13” MacBook Pro (2015) I have just purchased a 15” Mid-2015 MBP with 16GB RAM and 256GB SSD. It is described as being in mint condition, looks to be in mint condition from the photos I have seen and it is still boxed. I got it for a decent price so may keep it and...
  5. A

    HELP!! Restore from Time Machine filled up my HD, now Freeze

    Hope someone can help me. 2 issues.. seem complex to me.. Issue #1: I upgraded to Catalina on my iMac, then decided I wanted to go back to Mojave. I followed instructions to restore from Time Machine. HOWEVER, on 2 occasions it gets about 90% through the restore then stops with error that disk...
  6. X

    All Devices iPhone X restored to 13.1.3 from 13.2.2 (after signing window closed)

    As of Nov 17th 2019, I was able to FutureRestore to an unsigned firmware (iOS 13.1.3) from 13.2.2 on both my iPhone X and iPhone 7 after the Apple signing window for 13.1.3 was closed. These steps would normally be used if the boot nonce generator code of your device does not match the...
  7. R

    how to restore macOS from older time machine backup

    since my fan starts to run like hell despite I have no special app running for 2 weeks now I wonder if it is a program or driver I installed in the last weeks. So I thought it would be an easy solution to restore my system via time machine to one of my older backups. When I start my MBP...
  8. KeanosMagicHat

    Migrating Data From Watch Series 4 to Series 5

    Having only bought the S4 less than 5 months ago, I had no intention of upgrading to S5. However I was then surprised by the Always On screen and this week also won a competition which would cover almost 60% of the cost of the S5 with the sale of the S4 making up the rest . . . so it’s decision...
  9. H

    Data Recovery on SSD Accidentally Restored

    Hello, This afternoon after backing up enough data from my 1TB Samsung SSD, I decided I had enough free space to create two partitions. The idea being that I was going to use Disk Utility to create a clone of the boot partition to the empty one, and then clean install Sierra onto the boot...
  10. B

    restoring el capitan to Macbook Air (2018)

    Hi, I made a TM backup of my old macbook pro before it stopped working. It was running on El Capitan with many important apps. If I buy a 2018 Macbook Air (running, presumably, Mojave) can I just start the new Air up, press Cmd-R and restore from old backup? Will my Macbook Air then be running...
  11. P

    Last Erase/Restore Date From Before Owning The Phone

    Hello So I recently switched over from Android to Apple, and through my carrier, upgraded my phone to an iPhone XS. So far the phone has been great, but there are a couple of things that I wasn't sure if they were bugs or maybe I was just not familiar with iOS. So I took it to the Genius Bar...
  12. DeanLubaki

    iPhone WatchOS 6 — Watch looking like it's restoring but it's not...

    Hello! It has happened twice now: my Apple Watch looks like it's restoring/updating (showing the Apple Watch Basic screen with the progress ring), but at the end my watch is just like before. It happens every time my iPhone (on iOS 13 beta) is updated... I've checked and the watch is not...
  13. M

    Restoring Back Up Troubles :(

    Hey people, In a bit of a situation that I thought would be easy but turns out isn't. Over the weekend I lost my iPhone 6s, don't think I'll be getting it back so I have an older iPhone 5s I'm using for now. I wanted to restore the 5s with the backup from the 6s (which was backed up last year)...
  14. A

    Trans Mac Error

    I tried to make an bootable usb stick in Windows for MacOS Mojave , I formatted the drive with gpt partition and it started showing MAC partiton when i formatted it for mac in Transmac software , but when i tried to restore it with dmg file , It showed an error - "The disk might be damaged or...
  15. A

    iPhone System Restore - what does this actually mean

    Online Apple claim that a system restore via iTunes “erases” the solid state disk on your phone and installs a “new” and current and up to date version of iOS on your iPhone. My question is: when they say erase - does this mean “properly” erase (Overwrite the contents of each memory location to...
  16. seitsme

    iPhone 5 or earlier Howto copy-restore apps from a backup to a new iphone 5 without old device

    hello, I have had an iphone 5 16GB, until i sold it. I have had a backup of it as i was using offline map software with bookmarks. Now i bought another iphone 5 64GB. I want to duplicate and move or transfer or restore the map apps from the backup to the new phone so i can have their settings...
  17. J

    AFPS Formatted Drive

    Hi All Need some assistance please. I think my young daughter has been playing around with my Macbook Pro (Mid2010) and trying to guess the password. When I went to log in last night the password would not work. I eventually rebooted and it kept happening. So I went into CMD - R on start up to...
  18. X

    iPhone XS Max Missing photos in backup

    Update: For those of us happy taking many photos and using iTunes to back them up, don't believe that they are safely stored there - just check that your backup matches the images on your phone and that all are viewable in your backup / restore. You may see the message 'file type not supported'...
  19. MacKyle

    Life Post Time Capsule Line

    Now that Apple decided to sunset the Time Capsule line, what else is out there? Hint, anything that can take less than 12 hours to restore a 1 TB SSD?
  20. J

    Restoring to new machine with a smaller hard drive

    Hi there, I have a large capacity SATA drive for my ageing iMac and am looking to acquire a MacBook Pro with a smaller SSD drive - probably 512gb - running in tandem with an external 1gb SSD 1gb. My big items size wise are my Photos and iTunes libraries which i would want to site on the...