iphone 3g wont restore, gets stuck at backing up

Discussion in 'iPhone Newbies' started by noodlez707, Jun 20, 2009.

  1. noodlez707

    noodlez707 Member

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    My friend has an apple iphone 3g and he says when e tries to restore it, it gets stuck at backing up, he has tried several computers and it always gets stuck in the same part the lame loading point, he wants to upgrade to firmware 3.0 but he cant do that either, any siggestions i can give him, thanks
     
  2. optimusprime

    optimusprime Well-Known Member

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    can u explain at what point is he facing the prblm...what all steps has he done before he gets to the point he is in
     
  3. SpringCatcher

    SpringCatcher New Member

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    Has he tried restoring to factory settings, or done the restore with itunes? that usually fixes mine.