5 Replies Latest reply: Sep 22, 2012 9:49 AM by dgd
dgd Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

How to down grade "Find iphone" ap ?

I don't like the latest version down loaded around 20-Sep-2012 and want to revert to previous,


not counting work over the years more than 20 Macs and 3 PCs, Mac OS X (10.6.2), iMacs, TiBook. 1st-4th Generation iPods, iPhone3Gs, iBooks, Newt
  • 1. Re: How to down grade "Find iphone" ap ?
    roaminggnome Level 10 Level 10 (90,765 points)

    You cannot.

  • 2. Re: How to down grade "Find iphone" ap ?
    dgd Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

    I have a CCC clone with an earlier iTunes sync'

    Can I use that to get the previous ap?

  • 3. Re: How to down grade "Find iphone" ap ?
    dgd Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

    Or perhaps I could use something from my timemachine backup?

  • 4. Re: How to down grade "Find iphone" ap ?
    wjosten Level 10 Level 10 (93,295 points)

    Ah...no.

  • 5. Re: How to down grade "Find iphone" ap ?
    dgd Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

    Opps guys, ur all wrong.

    I tried this, works 100% on iPhone3Gs and iPad 1 both running iOS5.1.1

     

    http://www.iphonefaq.org/archives/971543

     

    How do I downgrade an iPhone app to a previous version?

     

    So you were tired of those home screen badge numbers showing up on the App Store icon and you updated your iPhone apps on the go. Now whenever you use one of these updated apps it doesn't work properly or you don't like the so-called improvements made by the developer. How can you downgrade to the previous version?

    1. Delete the app from your iPhone.
    2. Connect your iPhone to the computer and open iTunes.
    3. Do not update your apps in iTunes. Back up and sync your iPhone using iTunes.
    4. When the sync is complete, click your iPhone in the left iTunes menu under DEVICES. Click the Apps tab at the top of the iTunes window. Find the app you wish to downgrade under Sync Apps.
    5. Make sure the box is checked next to the app you wish to downgrade. Click the Apply button.
    6. The old version of the application will be copied from your computer to the iPhone.

    If you have already updated the application on your computer, or synced your iPhone before deleting the new version of the app you must follow this step first. Open the trash can or recycling bin and look for the older app version (this file will end with the suffix .ipa).

    Drag the old app file into the iTunes window. iTunes will ask if you want to replace the app with an older version. Confirm and begin from step one above. If the old version is not in your trash can you cannot access the older version of the app.