Need help with restoring!


macrumors 603
Original poster
May 20, 2011
Dublin, Ireland
I tried to restore my 4S using itunes and it said extracting software then verifiying restore with apple then I got this error and my iPhone is showing connect to itunes. but every time I do it says it needs to restore and update and I keep getting the error. What do I do??

Edit: I was jailbroken and on 5.0.1

Screen Shot 2012-01-22 at 18.37.19.png
Last edited:


macrumors 6502
Jan 17, 2012
Are you shift+restoring to 5.0?

Hold the Home and Power button at the same time until the screen shuts off. Now try powering on your iPhone.

Similar threads

Register on MacRumors! This sidebar will go away, and you'll see fewer ads.