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Nov 28, 2010
  1. RandomFox$&
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    Today i downloaded the upgrade for igun and for some reason it's still stuck on 0% Then I thought maybe it's the game so i downloaded a couple of others all on a grey box with nothing downloaded. My iphone is not jailbroken or modified it is not full I still probably have about 15gigs left (16g iphone 15 games got it last week) . I was watching a youtube vid that kept on freezing while the first 1 was dowloading does that do anything. When I look at these games in the app store it says installed when in reality they're all grey boxes with an empty download bar. If you're connected to a router can u exceed ur amount of gig in a month while using iphone is that the problem. Also with one of the when i dwnloded it said this item is no longer available
    all of that apps i have r free. Please help i'll be very greatful.
     


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    those games sholuldn't exceed the 15GB limit already (thats just crazy and unpractical)
    you should try to turn your iphone, leave it off for 20 seconds and turn it back on.
     
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    Is your Apple account signed into your iPhone? Go to Settings > Store.

    There, it should have: "Account: [WhateverYourAppleIDIs@whatever.com]

    If not, sign into it and restart your iPhone (Hold down the power button until a red slider appears, then slide it. When the screen goes completely black, hold the same button again until the screen comes on.) and re-download them.

    EDIT: If that doesn't work, do a Restore on your iPhone after backing it up. If THAT doesn't work, Restore it as a new phone. You'll lose all your data, but you may get it working again.
     
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    There might be something wrong with your wifi, try rebooting your iPhone.
    If that doesn't work, you can also download games through iTunes on your computer and transfer them to your iPhone after.
     
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    Or try clearing your cache
     
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    If you have an iPhone 4, then I TOTALLY KNOW WHAT YOU MEAN.
    Same thing happens with my mom's iPhone 4. But strangely, not on my 3GS.
    One thing I noticed though is that when you have many things stuck, sometimes this might help:
    -Turn on airplane mode for like 5 minutes
    -Turn it off after that
    -Try getting a new app
    This SOMETIMES causes the stuck downloads to continue.
    Good luck [​IMG]
     
  7. RandomFox$&
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    Yes I do have iPhone. 4 I will try that out. It didn't work
     
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    This happens alot to me.just reboot your iPhone.that should fix it.
     
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    I'm a noob what's rebooting?
     
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    Rebooting didn't work my dad is getting a Mac book in a couple of weeks since
    MacBooks come pre installed with itunes if I plug my iPhone into the Mac won't it automatically download the games to the iTunes library Plz reply if it is true or not
     
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    that happens only if it has games already so ifi t's new the it won't have any
     
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    n00b question of the year.
     
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    Will I still be able to delete the undownloaded games
     
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    have u even tried rebooting the phone?
     
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    Rebooting didn't work
     
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    restore then
     
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    What's restore this is another noob question
     
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    plug your ipohone in, download the desired firmware from here (preferbly 4.1) once downloaded, open itunes and click on your iphone then whilst holding shift click on restore, a windows should apear, browse for your firmwware oyu downloaded earlier and cloick open
     
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    I don't have access to a pc with iTunes and my pc is not even windows xp. I guess I'll wait till my dad gets amac unless u no another way
     

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