Restoring Your iPhone

There are those times when your iPhone feels a little sluggish or it just isn’t working right. Well, before you head on over to your local Apple Store, save yourself a trip and restore your iPhone first. I can almost guarantee you they are going to do this before they replace or repair the phone. […]

How to Fix iTunes Error 1013 or 1611 While iOS Restore

Several iPhone 4 users have reported that they are facing iTunes Error 1013 or 1611 while updating their iPhone 4. One Apple Discussions user provided a  possible solution for those having these error issues: For Mac OS X: Step 1. Go to your “Applications” folderStep 2. Go to your “Utilities” folderStep 3. Launch “Terminal”Step 4. […]

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 […]

iPhoto ’11 Deletes Photos (Empty Albums)

Some users have reported an issue in which photo libraries are blank or missing after the update to iPhoto ’11, and all of the contained images are apparently deleted. When this issue occurs, users are presented with a list of their libraries in the iPhoto browser, but they all display blank rectangles instead of preview […]

iOS 4.1 Won’t Install or Gets Stuck on Backup; Fix

Some users attempting to update to iOS 4.1 have reported problems updating, including errors that cancel the update another issue in which the update stalls partway through. Restore instead of update. Backup your iPhone, then perform a restore process instead of using the check for update function. This may allow the iPhone  to successfully receive […]

Hack Returns Color to Gray iTunes 10

iTunes 10 sports a significant color scheme shift–the once colorful icons in the left-hand toolbar are now what some users describe as a dull gray. The author of drien.com has developed a hack that returns the colorful icons from iTunes 9.2 to the iTunes 10 interface. Installing the patch requires the following process: Quit iTunes […]

iOS 4.0.2 Update Fails with Error 9 or Gets Stuck on Backup; Fixes

A number of users attempting to update to iOS 4.0.2 have reported problems updating, including “Error 9″ and another issue in which the update stalls partway through. Fixes Restore instead of update. Backup your iPhone, then perform a restore process instead of using the check for update function. This may allow the iPhone  to successfully […]

iPhone 4 Jailbreak Causing Battery, Slowness Problems; How to Undo

The recently released iPhone 4 jailbreak (which requires simply visiting a website and swiping to perform a relatively brief process that relies upon a security exploit). The easiest route to avoiding these problems is, obviously, to avoid jailbreaking, which can void your warranty and cause other long-lasting issues, altogether. However, if you have taken the […]