Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: iPhone 4 activation

1 Week Ago   #1
GoldenDog

Windows 7 Home 32 bit
 
 
iPhone 4 activation

Okay this is totally unrelated to this forum (that's why it's in the chat room) and I don't want to register to some company that's going to send me e-mails for the rest of my life but here we go.
I had some issues with an old iPhone 4 that someone gave me (I only use it for music I am not connected to a cell service(I am locked into to koodo though)) so I factory reset it with iTunes but I did not know that you had to activate it, and to activate it you need a SIM from koodo... I googled it to the point where I thought the sever was going to crash but nothing... Please forgive is this is out of place.
Oh yeah: I tried many ways the internet said to try but this is getting crazy!
I have tried the emergency call trick...no potatoes
I have tried activating with iTunes...ditto
I just need this phone for music and nothing else so if I can get it to play music by installing windows or linux I don't care just want it working as it has been a major headache.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
1 Week Ago   #2
townsbg

Windows 7 pro 64-bit sp 1
 
 

I haven't heard of needing a SIM card to activate it. However I'm not even sure if the newest version of iTunes is compatible with a 4. I would ask here: Apple iOS MacOS Help | Fix Mac iPhone iPad | Buying Tips | Mac-Forums
My System SpecsSystem Spec
1 Week Ago   #3
GoldenDog

Windows 7 Home 32 bit
 
 

Thanks for that do you know how to install a mobile version of linux on an iPhone??? Is there an app for this???
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

1 Week Ago   #4
townsbg

Windows 7 pro 64-bit sp 1
 
 

Maybe a jailbreak but I don't know that for sure because I've never done it. I'm not even sure if you will be able to jailbreak it due to the age. You might want to get an ipod touch or even just one of the players if all you need is an mp3 player.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
1 Week Ago   #5
GoldenDog

Windows 7 Home 32 bit
 
 

I can't spend no money
My System SpecsSystem Spec
6 Days Ago   #6
townsbg

Windows 7 pro 64-bit sp 1
 
 

Well then you are limited by what you can do with a device that hasn't been supported in 5.5 years.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

Thread Tools


Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Activation status of W7 post installation & activation of W10
I want to dual boot Windows 10 Pro and Windows 7 Pro. I have two hard drives. One has had W7 Pro since I bought the machine, and a few days ago I installed W10 on the other disk, while the internet was not available. I then supplied a new, unused W7 license key (via Settings\Change key), before...
Windows Updates & Activation
Apple iPhone Experts - Can iTunes on iPhone Make Changes on Win7 PC?
I am running Win7/Pro x64. My System Spec is in my Profile. I do not have iTunes installed on my desktop. I do have an iPhone 5, a hand-me-down from my son. Yesterday the phone needed to be charged. I attached it to a USB port. I was asked by the phone if I trusted my desktop. I said yes. I...
General Discussion
iPhone 4s 32gb or iPhone 5 16gb
i have a choice between these 2 phones^ which one is more worth it
Chillout Room
Sync Outlook with Iphone display in Iphone name from outlook: FILE AS:
Is there a way that I can sync my Outlook contacts with my Iphone 4s so that the contact appears as displayed by outlook. Example: Mr. Richard Jones FILE AS: Rich Jones This is the option to display in outlook and I would prefer to display on phone the same.
Microsoft Office
Is 'iPhone Video' the Name of the Next iPhone?
Is 'iPhone Video' the Name of the Next iPhone? Interesting, no? Seems to follow in their naming pattern. iPod, iPod video. ~Lordbob
Chillout Room


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 21:29.
Twitter Facebook