Updating iphone without itunes
I'm having this issue still with ios 9.1 , i downloaded it 3 times now, my internet is slower and takes awhile to download, so i dowload it without updating it right away, but i plug my phone in the next time and click update, and it downloads it again and again each time.
what could be the problem here i go to the location to where it is supposed to be downloaded on windows 8 and its not there. The following article provides the location of the file: i Tunes: Specific update-and-restore error messages and advanced troubleshooting i Tunes uses IPSW files to restore your device.
If this doesn't help, follow the steps below to fix i Tunes 3194 error. Besides to change the hosts files to get the error out of your i Phone, here is another practical way to solve the error 3194. After installing the program and connecting i Phone to computer, just click the fourth option called "More tools" on the left side.
* You can turn off the auto-renewal of your subscription through the App Store on your Apple device or through the i Tunes store on your computer.
Once you turn off auto-renewal, your subscription will expire at the end of the current subscription period.
You have two options at this point ; one is to update it to 4.2.1 using a custom firmware which matches your baseband or you can downgrade it to a lower 3.1.3 version.
This guide will show you how to update it to the custom 4.2.1 firmware.
If those files are unusable, try deleting them, renaming them, or moving the file to a different directory.