To do so, click the Help tab in the upper-left corner, click Check for Updates, and then wait for iTunes to look for an update. We arrived in France to find my mobile data working fine and his not at all. . Make sure you are under steady Wi-Fi environment. Faced with activation error on your iPhone X? If you have any other problems, please leave a message at the comment area.
One last question since you're here, Although the iPhone model is A1660, I am currently living in none of the mentioned countries, I'm staying in Malaysia. Your computer now restores the iPhone — a process that will take a while. My name is Mitch Bartlett. Choose how you want to view your new iPhone: Standard or Zoomed. Under Summary panel, choose Back Up Now. Keep holding the buttons at least 10 seconds and release the buttons when the Apple logo appears.
Allow time for iTunes to detect and activate your iPhone; successful activation indicated when iTunes shows 'Set up as New' or 'Restore from Backup' screen. This will fix the problem the majority of the time. Wait and Retry If your iPhone could not be activated due to activation server is temporarily unavailable or cannot be reached, it's better to wait. Tap Get Started and till now new iPhone setup and activation have been finished. Firstly, put your iPhone into recovery mode.
Restore your phone to a previous backup with iTunes. Now enjoy your device freely! I started this site as a technical guide for myself and it has grown into what I hope is a useful reference for all. Then agree the Terms and Conditions. I have same problem as Mari. Open iTunes on your computer and connect with your old iPhone. Once it is off, you can turn it on normally.
Connect your iPhone 8 or iPhone X to Wi-Fi or you can also choose Cellular connection. You can also try the force restart method if the normal restart doesn't work. It is worth making an appointment at a local store and asking, but don't be surprised if they tell you they are unable to help. If not, you may need to get another one from your carrier. Tap on cancel on the pop-up window.
Decide whether to share Diagnostics and App Analytics information with Apple developers. As soon as an Internet connection is established, your phone will attempt to activate itself. My error was a little bit different. The carrier you are on don't allowed you to unlock that iPhone. You will need to gently move your head to complete the circle. The differences between them are almost irrelevant, because the solutions for all four is exactly the same. If you encounter this, you'll need the previous owner to remove the iPhone from their account or have them sign in on the iPhone.
It may solve the problem, but it is definitely worth trying because some users have reported that the issue was solved after restarting. Now, restore your iPhone, iPad or iPod with iTunes. Filed Under: Tagged With: Reader Interactions Thank you so much for putting my husband out of his misery. You shouldn't have to wait for more than a few minutes before the activation is complete. Check whether the Carrier is not supported. We are unable to continue with your activation at this time.
Enter and exit recovery mode with free. Most of the time, these steps will fix this error. It might be because gs. You should wait for a few minutes before trying again. Turn off your device to make it offline. Check whether Wi-Fi connections are available. Since we will talk about this later, so here we recommend you just set your iPhone 8 as a new iPhone, and you can also transfer data to it later.