3 Replies Latest reply: Nov 7, 2011 11:05 PM by Ingo2711
rach410 Level 1 Level 1

this is really bugging me now i have been trying since it was released, i plug it in and it says update the first time it took 3 hours to download  then it came up  saying that there was an error while backing up and that i can continue if i want or cancel altogether,so i continue then it comes up saying that it cannot be found please help me this doing my head in

iPod touch, iOS 5
Solved by Ingo2711 on Nov 7, 2011 11:05 PM Solved

Apps can be downloaded again for free, Downloading past purchases from the App Store, iBookstore, and iTunes Store, the only thing you'll lose are the app settings.

A restore seems to be the only option to get your device working again. How to set up your iPhone or iPod touch as a new device

Reply by Ingo2711 on Oct 23, 2011 11:38 AM Helpful

Delete the latest backup in iTunes/Edit/Preferences/Devices.

Make sure your secuirty software settings are correct:

iTunes for Windows: Troubleshooting security software issues


Connect in recovery mode to make iTunes recognize again:

iOS: Unable to restore

Follow the tips mentioned in this article:

iOS 5: Updating your device to iOS 5

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