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Fix iTunes Error 9, 14, and Others When Restoring/Updating iPhone
Contents Part
Getting Started
Tenorshare ReiBoot Overview
1-Click to Enter Recovery Mode
1-Click to Put Your iPhone/iPad/iPod into Recovery Mode
1-Click to Exit Recovery Mode
1-Click to Get phone/iPad/iPod Out of Recovery Mode
Fix iPhone/iPad/iPod Stuck in Recovery Mode (Connect to iTunes Screen)
How to Fix iPhone/iPad/iPod stuck in Recovery Mode (Connect to iTunes Screen)
Fix Other iOS Stuck Issues
How to Fix Other iOS Stuck Issues
How to Fix iPhone/iPad/iPod Stuck on White Apple Logo
How to Fix Frozen or Unresponsive iPhone/iPad/iPod
How to Fix iPhone/iPad/iPod Stuck on Reboot Loop
Fix iPhone/iPad/iPod Stuck on Black/Blue Screen and Won’t Turn On
Fix iPhone/iPad/iPod Unconnected with iTunes
How to Reset iPhone/iPad/iPod When iTunes Cannot Recognize Your Device
How to Restore iPhone without iTunes or Data Loss
How to Factory Reset iPhone without iTunes or Password
Fix iTunes Error 9, 14, and Others When Restoring/Updating iPhone
Repair iOS System Issues for iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
Repair iOS System Crash/Freeze/Errors without Data Loss
Technical Support & FAQ
Technical Support & FAQ

Sometimes we will run into different errors in iTunes when jailbreak, restore, update or downgrade an iPhone or iPad, and error 9 is one of the commonly encountered iTunes errors. By definition, error 9 is a hardware issue involving USB connectivity to iTunes. Using a damaged USB port or USB cable can cause trigger iTunes to prompt you with the error 9

Though it is a tough task to fix an error if it is both hardware and system related, we do have some suggestions for you to try before you trash or replace your iPhone.

Full Solutions to Fix iTunes Error 9 or iPhone Error 9

Step 1. Heat iPhone/iPad with a hair dryer
Yes, it is. Please use a hair dryer to heat the phone. Make sure you won’t damage your device.

Step 2. Plug the earbuds into the jack.

Step 3. Run Tenorshare ReiBoot and connect your bricked iPhone 8/7/SE/6s/6/5 to computer via USB cable.  Follow the steps on Tenorshare ReiBoot to put your iPhone into DFU mode.

put iphone into dfu mode

Step 4. Once you’ve entered DFU successfully, the software will detect your iPhone and list the firmware for downloading. Click Download button to download the matching firmware online.

put iphone into dfu mode

Step 5. When the firmware package is downloaded to computer, go ahead to repair the system. Once the process completes, your iPhone boots up and all is fine. Moreover, all data are kept in your phone.

Note: If iTunes pop up any error message during system recovery process, please ignore it or quit iTunes and continue completing system recovery.

put iphone into dfu mode

Hope these suggestions are helpful to fix iTunes error 9. More iTunes errors solutions here.