iPhone Troubleshooting

Fix ‘This device isn’t eligible for the requested build’ Error in iTunes

Fix ‘This device isn’t eligible for the requested build’ Error in iTunes

If you’re trying to update iOS to the latest version on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, and getting “This device isn’t eligible for the requested build” then here’s how to fix it.

How to fix error 3194 in iTunes when you restore or update iPhone or iPad

How to fix error 3194 in iTunes when you restore or update iPhone or iPad

If you’re getting Error 3194 when you try to restore your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch then here’s how to resolve the error.

iPhone or iPad battery draining faster after iOS 8.1.3 update? Check out these tips to improve battery life

iPhone or iPad battery draining faster after iOS 8.1.3 update? Check out these tips to improve battery life

Apple released iOS 8.1.3, which includes bug fixes, increased stability and performance improvements. While iOS 8.1.3 doesn’t have any major enhancements that should have an adverse impact on battery life, some readers have complained that the battery is draining a lot faster after installing the update.

How to fix FaceTime/iMessage Activation Error on your iPhone or iPad

How to fix FaceTime/iMessage Activation Error on your iPhone or iPad

Yesterday, while testing the iPhone Cellular Calls feature on my iPad Air 2, I ran into a weird issue.

Can’t get past Terms and Conditions while installing iOS 8.1.2 OTA update? Try this fix

Can’t get past Terms and Conditions while installing iOS 8.1.2 OTA update? Try this fix

Ever since the release of iOS 8, few users have faced an annoying issue where they haven’t been able to go past the Terms and Conditions screen when they try to install the OTA update.

iTunes doesn’t recognize your iPhone or iPad? Here’s how to fix it

iTunes doesn’t recognize your iPhone or iPad? Here’s how to fix it

If you’re not able to restore or update your iPhone or iPad because iTunes cannot recognize it then you will have to put your device in recovery mode.

Please note that recovery mode erases the data on your device, and restores it to the latest iOS firmware version.

Wi-Fi Settings Grayed out on your iPhone or iPad? Here’s How to fix the problem

Wi-Fi Settings Grayed out on your iPhone or iPad? Here’s How to fix the problem

One of the issues that seems to be plaguing some iPhone and iPad users especially with iOS 7 or later, is the Wi-Fi toggle in the Settings app is grayed out or dimmed, which prevents them from enabling it, and connecting to Wi-Fi networks. It also results in getting the “Wi-Fi not available” error message when you access Control Center.

It is not clear what causes the issue, but here are some of the options you can try to fix the annoying issue:

iPhone 5s users reporting “Blue Screen of Death” error

iPhone 5s users reporting “Blue Screen of Death” error

iPhone 5s users are reporting that they’re getting the “Blue Screen of Death (BSOD)” error, a problem that ironically plagued older Windows PCs.

According to the discussion threads on Apple support forums, iPhone 5s users are reporting random reboots following a BSOD when they use Apple’s iWorks apps.

Getting Activation Error? Here’s How to Fix it

Getting Activation Error? Here’s How to Fix it

We’re seeing a number of our readers reporting activation error, it is most probably because you had installed iOS 7 beta 6, which expires on October 6, which means it has probably expired or will shortly expiry depending on your timezone.

To fix the activation error you need to update your iOS device to iOS 7.0.2, which is the latest iOS software update. 

Are you facing problems with Gmail Push Notifications over ActiveSync?

Are you facing problems with Gmail Push Notifications over ActiveSync?

Have you noticed issues with Gmail push notifications over ActiveSync on your iPhone for the last few days? For example: mails don’t arrive for hours at a time and then you get them suddenly in one go.

You are not alone as it seems that the issue is indeed affecting users who have setup Gmail or Google Mail on their iOS device using Google Sync (Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync).