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How to Fix iTunes Error While Restoring or Updating iOS

Jun 14, 2016 06:16 pm / Posted by Jenefey Aaron to iTunes Tips
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Renew iOS system through iTunes is a normal behavior for any iPhone, iPad and iPod touch user, and they may prefer the latest version which offers more practical functions. However, did you experience with unforeseen errors in iTunes when you try to restore or upgrade iOS system? It is believed that glitches and bugs inevitably exist! And this article will introduce you some tips about how to resolve iTunes error while restoring or upgrading iOS.

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Part 1: Types of iTunes Errors When Restoring or Updating iOS

When you are trying to restore or upgrade iOS, common errors often turn up suddenly that are caused by either the old version of the software or the non-response from the server in your computer. Common Errors includes 4014, 4016, 3194, 3004, 3194, 1600, 1601, 1602, 1603, 1604, 1611 and so on.

common itunes error 3194

Part 2: 4 Easy Ways to Fix iTunes Errors While Restoring or Updating iOS

To follow the tips offered below, the errors can be eliminated soon and you can recover or update iOS successfully.

Way 1. Directly Update iTunes

Get the latest version of iTunes on your computer and the errors can be solved easily and quickly.

Way 2. Check for Hosts File

These iTunes errors seem to occur because iTunes cannot communicate with Apple’s update servers. You need to check your hosts file.

Way 3. Fix iTunes with Tenorshare TunesCare

When you have trouble in updating iTunes, as a powerful iTunes helper, Tenorshare TunesCare can help to fix all iTunes syncing problem and iTunes errors which can also fix iOS update and restore errors in only one click.

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Way 4: Using TinyUmbrella

If the errors haven’t been solved yet hopefully, there is still another helpful tool for you - TinyUmbrella! Please remember that you need to save SHSH blobs in your local drive or on Cydia firstly if you want to downgrade.

To fix the iTunes error, you need to finish all the steps below.

As you can see, iTunes will recover iOS firmware to the one that you hope without any error happening. This is a useful method that avoids the occurrence of the errors directly instead of fixing an existed error.
Errors are always happening unexpectedly to everyone, but we are the team who is trying our best to help you solve any problem. So, just be rest assured to be a iproduct fan!

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