iOS 8.0.1 problems: How to downgrade your iPhone/iPad from iOS 8.0.1 to iOS 8.0

iOS 8.0.1 update was supposed to fix several bugs but many users have reported problems (No Cellular Service and Touch ID issues) after the update. Apple has pulled iOS 8.0.1  it is also no longer available via an over-the-air download. But if you have already updated your device, here is how to downgrade to fix your […]

How to downgrade iOS 6 to iOS 5

Some users have experienced problems after upgrading to iOS 6. Many of these users want things as they were before the update. If you are having problems with iOS 6 on your device (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch), you may want to downgrade your device back to iOS 5.1.1. So is this possible? The short answer […]

iPad Slow After iOS 4.2.1 Update; Fixes

In addition to some iPhone users, several iPad users are reporting slowness after the update to iOS 4.2.1. Note that these performance problems may resolve themselves after a few minutes or hours as Spotlight finishes indexing the device. Failing that, try these fixes: Perform a “hard reset.” Hold down the sleep/wake and home buttons simultaneously […]

How to Downgrade iTunes 10.1 to iTunes 10

If you are experiencing significant issues, including crashes, problems syncing or importing CDs after the update to iTunes 10.1, you may resort to downgrading to iTunes 10.0. To do so, follow these instructions. Mac: If you have a Time Machine backup, simply use it to restore iTunes 10. Otherwise, follow these instructions: First, delete the […]

How To Downgrade iPhoto ’11 to iPhoto ’09

Several users who are dissatisfied with new iPhoto ’11 feature changes, or who are experiencing problems with third-party add-ons or other issues may seek to downgrade to iPhoto ’09. There are two methods for doing so: If you have a Time Machine or other backup of your old iPhoto installation Restore the following files from […]

How to Downgrade iTunes 10.0.1 to iTunes 10.0 (Get Genius Sidebar Back)

If you’re displeased with the new Ping buttons or Ping sidebar (which replaces the previous Genius sidebar) in iTunes 10.0.1 and would like to revert to iTunes 10.0, you can do so using the following process: Mac: If you have a Time Machine backup, simply use it to restore your iTunes 10.0. Otherwise, follow these […]

How To Downgrade iTunes 10 to iTunes 9.2.1

Several users who are dissatisfied with the new iTunes interface or other enhancements, or are experiencing problems with third-party add-ons or other issues may seek to downgrade to iTunes 9.2.1. Here’s the procedure: Mac: If you have a Time Machine backup, simply use it to restore your iTunes 9.2.1. Otherwise, follow these instructions: First, delete […]

What To Do If You Have Problems After the Mac OS X 10.6.4 Update

Most users will install the recently released Mac OS X 10.6.4 without a hitch, but a handful will likely experience problems that range from minor annoyances to workflow interruptions. There is a routine that will eliminate 99% of show-stopping issues after any  incremental Mac OS X update. If you’re experiencing such a problem (i.e. a […]