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Attempted a wireless download at a friends with his fast wireless.  failed to install - message was "Unable to install update - An error occurred installing iOS 5.1"  options were Close or settings.  Close closed the app, settings took you to the settings section. Under About, diagnostics & usage - OTAupdate-2012-03-09-19-48-07.plist - screen was empty so there was no info.  Lots of sysinfo existed for other error conditions such as app crashes and the like....|attempting-update-5.0.1-5.1-ipad-error-unable-install-update-error
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Mar 10, 2012 2:06 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi
All internet connectivity is fine with my iMac and ipad, but when I connect the ipad to my iMac it causes the above error. Except for the anomaly, there is nothing wrong with the update on the ipad. Please advise.jmf dual G5 & i7...|loading-4.2.1-update-unknown-error-occurred-1631-ipad
Ask by jack fox
Dec 10, 2010 9:06 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Hi anyone! Apon trying to sync my ipad I get ...itunes could not back up the ipad ipad because an error occurredNo reason given why it is having problems or how to solve it! All software is up to date and my ipad is always handled with care.Help!!! iMac, ipad, Ipod classic Mac OS X (10.6.4) Also Win XP on Laptop...|error-occurred-ipad
Ask by Hazlitt
Jan 18, 2011 4:10 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Hey team. ipad sync takes several hours. At the end of it, it gives me the error Unknown error -50....any ideas where to go from here? ipad 64GB 3G Other OS...|unknown-error-occurred-50-ipad
Ask by mattieoOfSydney
Dec 10, 2010 9:01 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
When Syncing i receive the message Unknown error Code occurred (-50) This happens when photos are syncing - Please help ipad Windows XP...|unknown-error-code-occurred-50-ipad
Ask by Manie
Dec 10, 2010 9:06 AM
0 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I just got this ipad today, it required me to install itunes so I did that. Once itunes was installed it start syncing the ipad. It said a new OS 4.2 was available so I told it to update to it. It went through about a 6 minute process to do this and then gave me an error. It said it was now in reco...|broken-unknown-error-occurred-6-ipad
Ask by IpadNoWorky
Dec 17, 2010 13:03 PM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
Im using the latest itunes v9.1.1.12, and have ipad frimware v3.2.I tried un-installing and re-installing itunes, but still get the same error.It backs up the ipad, then says it is downloading purchases from the ipad, but after downloading some, it stops with the error an error occurred while writi...|ipad-sync-error-occurred-writing-device
Ask by MrMonkfish
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
6 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
brand new iPadPowerbook G4Leopard 10.5.8iPhoto 6.0.6I am getting this error message:The ipad Roberts ipad cannot be synced. An unknown error occurred (1140).The problem seems to be my iPhoto library, which contains 2611 photos. When I go under Devices in itunes, click on the Photos tab and uncheck ...|ipad-synced-unknown-error-occurred-1140
Ask by RobertCasper
Dec 15, 2010 4:10 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Im not sure why, but for some reason, I cant send mail from my ipad anymore. It used to work fine. Several changes have happened recently, however. Last week, I activated the 3G for the first time (used to only use WiFi) and turned off the push notifications and all that in order to save on use if ...|send-mail-error-occurred-delivering-message-ipad
Ask by iggyandspike
Dec 10, 2010 9:02 AM
6 Replies Category:iPad Mail
When I connect my ipad to itunes and tick the check box to sync apps, it fails for about 50% of them with An Unknown error. There seems to be no pattern to what syncs and what wont i.e., some free and paid apps sync and some free and paid apps wont.As I test I downloaded a couple of the free ones that wont sync via the app store and they download and install properly. I dont want to have to buy the apps again just to get them on the ipad anyone got any clues/advice?RegardsDave Toshiba Windows XP Pro...|syncing-apps-partly-successful-unknown-error-occurred-50-ipad
Ask by MagicBulletDave
Dec 10, 2010 9:01 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I synced both my iPhone and ipad today then tried to update my ipad.It backed up, restarted in DFU (restore) mode and kicked out the error An unknown error occured (1645) followed by the ipad showing the restore (itunes and USB cable icon) mode and wont sync. Ive tried rebooting the ipad, unpluggin...|unknown-error-occurred-1645-upgrading-ipad-ios4.2.1-failed
Ask by Niloc_415
Dec 10, 2010 9:15 AM
0 Replies Category:iPad Use
Hello there, My itunes crashed so Im trying to reinstall it. I do have a huge library, (>50K tracks) and have manual backups, but cannot using the library auto save since it would mean more than 100 dvd . I copied all music files to external hard drive. Ive exported my library to get the xml fil...|itunes-playlists-backup-import-xml-file.error-message-50-ipad
Ask by Universalsoldier
Mar 25, 2011 18:16 PM
0 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Okay... I am getting so frustrated. I am on a Windows 32bit XP and dont have any problems with my other iDevices.I tried over and over, yet every time I connect my ipad it says that it is backing up and then just sits there until I finally get a program not responding message. In addition, even if ...|ipad-backup-freezes-itunes-software-update
Ask by Dadof2Girls
Dec 10, 2010 9:03 AM
0 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Hi all,Ive just switched to itunes 10 and tried to search for updates for my lovely ipad 32GB+3G (without using a micro sim). But itunes 10 aborts my update reques with a errorcode 1631. The message is like that: itunes was unable to search for updates for the network operator settings for your iphone.itunes 9 was working fine. My iPhone is working with itunes 10 as expected.So, what should I try, before downgrading to itunes 9 again? ipad 32GB+3G Mac OS X (10.6.4) Not using a micro sim...|itunes-10-aborts-ipad-update-error-1631
Ask by daggettthebeaver
Dec 10, 2010 9:07 AM
47 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I know how to cancel backup while doing a normal sync to the ipad. However, when I attempt to update the ipad to 3.2.2 the backup starts again, and if you cancel the backup the update aborts.I have tried all of the suggestions as far as trying to get backup to complete, deleted the old backup under...|update-ipad-backup-backup-takes
Ask by rockrimmon
Dec 10, 2010 9:15 AM
16 Replies Category:iPad Use
Well after a 7 month wait I woke up this morning to hear 4.2.1 is out and I download and install it and here is what I get:The ipad Ryans ipad could not be restored. An unknown error occurred (3004).Well I clicked more info and It took me to Apples website and blah blah. I restarted the computer and I got this:The ipad ipad cannot be restored at this time because the ipad software update server could not be contacted or is temporarily unavailable.And now I have an iBrick XL!Awesome... ipad OS: iBrick 2.0...|error-3004-38-update-server-error-ipad
Ask by Rk262
Dec 10, 2010 9:15 AM
13 Replies Category:iPad Use
I deleted most apps already and still get this error message when the ipad tries to backup... itunes could not backup the ipad because the backup could not be saved on the computer Does anyone know how to fix this? Windows XP...|backup-error-ipad
Ask by sfgemini
Dec 31, 2010 4:10 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I try to update my ipad to the new Os version 2.4 but it fails with the followings messages: 2010-11-27 14:00:52.301 2904:c90: itunes: itunes 2010-11-27 14:00:52.504 2904:c90: itunes: Current software version: 7B500 2010-11-27 14:00:52.504 2904:c90: itunes: Software payload version: 8C148 2010-11-27 14:43:03.566 2904:c90: itunes: backup error -30Please help Windows XP...|backup-error-30-ipad
Ask by Banh_2000
Dec 10, 2010 9:07 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
hello,i cant backup my ipad (ios 3.2.2) and get the error called 0xa0021ee0.any suggestions how to backup again?regards,ben ipad Other OS...|backup-ipad-error-0xa0021ee0
Ask by wearethemods
Dec 10, 2010 9:07 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Its been some time since Ive synched my ipad, so I am updating from 3.2.2 to 4.2. When starting the update via itunes, it seems that the backup process is taking an excessively long time, i.e. greater than 2 hours and not done yet. (I started over and removed most of the videos from the ipad itself and, even so, the process doesnt seem to be speeding up).Is this normal behavior? If not, suggestions? Im just going to let it run all night to see if it completes the system update. ipad iOS 4...|extremely-slow-backup-system-4.2-update-ipad
Ask by Onag
Dec 22, 2010 13:03 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Use
Ive tried many ways like downloading a new version of itunes, reseting the ipad itself, etc. But when ever I try to update my ipad I always see a little box coming up saying an error that the connection timed out. Im new to the ipad, and I would really like to update my ipad since half of the apps now on I-Tunes are now updated to a newer version. Thank you! ipad 64gb At&t 3G Other OS...|update-error-ipad
Ask by jeffphlps
Mar 24, 2011 16:10 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Im running on windows vista.. I began to update my ipad to 4.3 and I got error (1604). I followed all support directions and have tried many times to restore. When it stops on the black screen with apple symbol and progress bar, I have turned it off and reconnected but when it is preparing to restore, I keep getting error (1603). Its been a repeat process. hp Windows Vista...|error-update-ipad
Ask by rachel54
Mar 11, 2011 16:10 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I just tried to update my ipad 1 with the latest OS and got an unknown error 1602.What should I do? Home Built Windows 7...|os-update-error-ipad-1
Ask by wg_schmitt@yaho...
Mar 17, 2011 6:16 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Is there a way to get it to install the update without first going through this Backing up ipad step? This backup step has never worked for me when syncing, it gets to about 10% done and then it either hangs forever or fails saying I disconnected the ipad (which I have not). I have to cancel it to get to the syncing step. So is there a way to turn off the backup since it doesnt work? ipad Windows 7 itunes 10.1...|backup-work-install-ios4.2-update-ipad
Ask by Mike Harrison1
Dec 10, 2010 9:15 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
Hi to all! Can you pls help mi with my ipad1. Before 3-4 days my ipad 1 updated automaticly to iOS 5.1. after update it asked for activation, just like it was new. I choosed Language then Country and then WiFi network. after that ipad is "activating" for "3 minutes" but activation dont pas...|ipad-activation-error-update-5.1
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Mar 15, 2012 3:08 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
Not the same problem as others have reported however it is similar. I download the update and after the download is completed (456.9 MB of 456.9 MB downloaded) and about 10 seconds later I get a Download not completed - error = 3259. The pop-up message goes on to say something about the server time...|update-3.2.1-error-message-ipad
Ask by Xtr3m3d
Dec 10, 2010 9:06 AM
12 Replies Category:iPad Use
Hello , i just bought an apple ipad 3g ( 32gb ) Version : 4.2.1(8C148)Ive also got a Macbook But i am getting an error when i am trying to update via itunes 10.1.2 (error 1651) Its exactly the same problem with the one here .Ive already asked the technical service here in Greece ( but they couldnt help me .Thank you in advance. MacBook Mac OS X (10.6.6)...|update-ipad-3g-error-1651
Ask by Kostas G.
Mar 3, 2011 3:08 AM
7 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
Lately, when I sync my ipad to itunes on my mac, when I click on Check for Updates I get the following error message...itunes could not check for an update to the carrier settings for your ipad. An unknown error occurred (1631).Make sure your network settings are correct and your network connection...|error-checking-update-ipad
Ask by Robert Paris
Dec 25, 2010 16:10 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
My problem was getting a 1611 error in the middle of the iOS4.3 update, which left my iPad1 in a blank unusable state with the cord connecting to itunes image on the screen. Of course I tried a variety of methods, following online itunes 10.2.1 three times, trying every ...|error-1611-ios4.3-update-ipad1
Ask by tjbinno
Mar 22, 2011 13:03 PM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
I have been trying to update my iOS software to 4.2 for my ipad and keep getting the error 9006 and have to start the procedure all over again. Sometimes it gets to 200mb complete, sometimes just 20mb.I have searched previous forums and cannot find any information to help. I am using Windows Vista with itunes 10.1Can someone please help! HP 550 Windows Vista itunes 10.1...|error-9006-update-ios-ipad
Ask by Brett123
Dec 10, 2010 9:16 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Use

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