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Question: Error 1656??


My Ipad I has frozen and become unresponsive. I tried to restore its files, but a window came up stating "The Ipad could not be restored. An unknown error occurred (1656)".

What can I do?



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Mar 21, 2013 6:45 AM in response to pbrunet2112 In response to pbrunet2112

This error does not seem to be listed in Apple's help pages. Nor did a Google search reveal an answer. Is you iPad jailbroken?

iPad: Basic troubleshooting

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Frozen or unresponsive iPad

Resolve these most common issues:

• Display remains black or blank

• Touch screen not responding

• Application unexpectedly closes or freezes

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 Cheers, Tom 😉

Mar 21, 2013 6:45 AM

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Mar 21, 2013 6:57 AM in response to Texas Mac Man In response to Texas Mac Man

Hi Tom,

thanks for trying to look into this!

You're right, nothing in the Help pages... helped me!

I resolved to call the Apple help line, and to my surprise, not only did I speak to a human person within 2 minutes, but she resolved the problem!

I only needed to turn off my Norton antivirus software, and voila!!



Mar 21, 2013 6:57 AM

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