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[Issue Solved] iTunes Cloud Not Connect to iPhone iPad Becasue Invalid Response

December 01, 2016 06:29 pm / Posted by Jenefey Aaron to iTunes Tips
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Sometimes when you connect your iPhone to your computer and launch the iTunes app, you get a message saying iTunes could not connect to the iPhone because an invalid response was received from the device.

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It might freak you out as this comes out of blue moon and you have no idea what’s going on. There are various reasons as to why that happens. It’s been observed that this issue mostly arises on the iPhones that run an older version of iOS and computers that have an old version of the iTunes app.

That’s not all. Sometimes updating to the latest version also doesn’t work and the issue persists. If you’re in such a situation, there are some fixes that you can apply including updating the apps and the OS on the devices.

Method 1: Update the iPhone to the Latest Version of iOS

If you’re running an older version of iOS on your iPhone, you need to update your phone to the latest version of OS that has fixes for the aforementioned issue.

1.Tap on Settings on the springboard of your iPhone to launch the settings panel.
2. Tap on General on the following screen to access the general settings panel.
3. On the screen that follows, find the option saying Software Update and tap on it to access the software update panel from where you can update your iPhone to the latest version of the OS.

iphone software update

4. If you see any available updates, tap the button that says Download and Install to download and install those updates on your device. If you already run the latest version, you’ll see something like the following.

Method 2: Update the iTunes App to the Latest Version

Not just your iPhone, but the iTunes app should also be updated to the latest version.

You can do so by launching the iTunes app on your computer, clicking on the iTunes menu on the top, and selecting the option that says Check for Updates. What this will do is it will trigger the app to check if newer version of the app is available to be downloaded. If there is, you will be able to download and install a new version of the iTunes app on your machine.

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Method 3: Fix iTunes Invalid Response Error with Recovery Mode Restore

If updating the iPhone to the latest OS and updating the iTunes app to the latest version available did not work for you, you might want to restore your iPhone with recovery mode. Free ReiBoot offers you the 1-click solution to put iOS device into recovery mode. Free download this freeware to your Windows or Mac.

1 . Connect your iOS device to computer via the OEM USB cable. When the Reiboot app opens, click on Enter Recovery Mode to reboot your iPhone into the recovery mode.

2. When your iPhone enters the recovery mode, launch the iTunes app on your computer and it should now be able to detect your phone in the recovery mode. You will see a button that says Restore iPhone. Click on it to begin restoring your iPhone.

 itunes cloud not connect to iphone because invalid response

You can now connect your iPhone to your computer in normal mode and iTunes should have no issues connecting to your phone.

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