Charging ipod without updating
If you have a first or 2nd generation i Pod (With a physical wheel, or a touch wheel with buttons arranged around the wheel (but not on the wheel) and with a Fire Wire port on the top of the unit (no dock connector) you will additionally need a Firewire 400 to Firewire 800 cable.
You can plug the FW400 end into the i Pod, and the Fire Wire 800 end will fit into this accessory.
Whether you use i Tunes or update wirelessly, you'll have the same amount of free space on your device after you update.
If you can’t update wirelessly on your i OS device, you can update manually using i Tunes on a computer that you trust.
If you need more space for a wireless update, you can update using i Tunes or delete content manually from your device.
Can I restore my i Phone 6s without updating to i OS 11?
i Tunes said it would restore and update to the latest software. Can anyone help me to restore i Phone without updating?
It’s highly recommended to backup important data, in case you need it later. Above you can find three methods to restore i Phone without updating, no matter if you have a newer or older device, or if you have jailbroken it, in order to release the operating system’s full potential.
As mentioned above, users with jailbroken i Phones will automatically want to avoid restoring their phones and updating, since the status of the phone will be lost.