Earlier at this time Apple launched what would shortly be revealed to be an extremely broken update for iOS 8 that resulted in an entire lack of mobile connectivity and Touch ID support on its latest line of iPhones. Now, almost twelve hours after the update went reside, the corporate has revealed a new help document for customers stranded on the defective working system.
The doc lists the steps for restoring a tool again to iOS 8.zero with hyperlinks to obtain the suitable IPSW file. Interestingly, the web page notes that the Health software will cease working, doubtless because of modifications that have been made in 8.zero.1 and can't be reverted to work on the older firmware. The discover additionally factors out that it's essential to again up your system within the iTunes app for Mac or PC moderately than to iCloud, as iCloud-based mostly backups won't restore to the older model.
Apple additionally notes that an update, model 8.zero.2, is at present within the works and might be out there “within the subsequent few days,” hopefully with a couple of extra rounds of testing than iOS 8.zero.1 went via.
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