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iOS 5 Upgrade Bricked My iPhone 4 (Stuck in Recovery Mode)

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Joshua Blevins Calculating status...
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Oct 12, 2011 2:15 PM

I, like many others, kept getting "An internal error occurred" when trying to upgrade my iPhone 4 to iOS 5. Foolishly, I continued to hit the Update button and try again. It eventually led to my iPhone being in recovery mode. I am now unable to restore the phone due to the ongoing issues with Apple's servers and unable to use the phone because the failed upgrade process placed the phone in recovery mode.

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