How to Downgrade iOS 8 to iOS 7.1

How to downgrade iOS 8 to iOS 7.1

Two weeks back Apple released its latest and most advanced firmware iOS 8. People has downloaded the beta version using UDID from Apple’s Developer Account but as you know its a beta version and has many bugs. We got many comments on how to downgrade iOS 8 to iOS 7.1.

How to downgrade iOS 8 to iOS 7.1

Kindly make sure that you have fully backed up your iOS device because it will delete all the data including apps, pictures and everything. 

How to Downgrade iOS 8 to iOS 7.1 Guide

  1. Firstly ensure iTunes newest model is set up on your computer system.
  2. Now link your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch to your computer system which you wish to downgrade to iOS 7.
  3. As soon as you connect it to iTunes, click on “Return” button.
  4. Once the returning is finished, separate your tool from your computer and you are all done.

VIDEO Tutorial:

Above are the step by step guide that will easily help you in downgrading your iOS device back to iOS 7.1 from iOS 8 beta. If you get any trouble with this guide just post a comment we will be happy to help you.

 

Author: Kay Mee

I am an entrepreneur doing part time blogging as I have a firm interest in Mobile Apps, Jailbreaking, Rooting and Smart Phones.

  • Caah Oliveira

    Quando vou restaurar aparece uma mensagem de erro dizendo que o iphone não pode ser restaurado por motivo desconhecido, o que eu faço?

  • Philip

    Thanks for the easy to follow instructions. I get an error message when trying to download iOS 7 saying something about having the wrong firmware. Don’t know what that means. Can you help? I have an iPad 2, Version 8.0, Model MC954LL/A.

    • JOOJL

      The firmware that you download not for your ipad just try to download the right one thats it

  • NigelDixon

    Fuck Apple, they have wasted hours of my time screwing around trying to troubleshoot their amazing new ios8 software. If Tim Cook thinks wearing a black turtleneck makes him Steve Jobs he needs to de-steam his reading glasses so he can watch his stock price and customers heading south in droves.

  • Gokull

    hi, When am trying to downgrade ios 8.o to ios 7.1.2 i cant able to convert it because the firmware is a zip file when am trying to extract it showing as a three .DMG as an extension please help me how to downgrade

  • Chelsea Peterson

    My wifi is greyed out. iOS 8 caused it. I need my wifi back.