5 Replies Latest reply: Apr 30, 2011 2:47 AM by ZachNudels
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Every time i try and update my iphone 3 it takes like 3 hours and then my internet is timed out can any one advise me on this?


iPhone 3GS
Solved by Carolyn Samit on Apr 30, 2011 1:06 AM Solved

Sounds like it's time for a restore, instructions here.

 

http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1414

Reply by ZachNudels on Apr 30, 2011 2:47 AM Helpful

Yes. The reason for this is when you update your iPhone iTunes automatically makes a backup of all your settings. To try and cut down on this long backup time switch your phone on airplane mode as this will make iTunes not backup your network settings which is what is taking up so much time.

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