iPhone Restore from iTunes Backup Taking Forever If you see an excessively long time remaining estimate when attempting to restore an iPhone from backup, it may be the result of an error, and with a few troubleshooting steps you can remedy the problem and dramatically speed up the iTunes backup restore process. Before getting started, realize that it can take a while to complete a device restore from an iTunes backup. Waiting an hour or coque iphone 5s transparente noir two to complete is fairly normal depending on the coque iphone 4 stephen curry size of the backup file. What is abnormal are iTunes backup restore estimates with time remaining at excessive lengths of time, often continuously ticking up past 15 hours, 20 hours, 30 hours, etc, those situations are indicative of a problem. coque iphone 8 Also keep in mind we are talking about restoring backups made to iTunes on a computer, not iCloud backup restores coque iphone 5s lune which can take a coque p8 lite 2017 huawei a claper significant amount of time to complete on slower internet connections. The following troubleshooting steps only apply to iTunes restores coque iphone avec mousqueton made to and from a computer directly to an iPhone over a USB connection. coque samsung j5 On the iPhone, go through coque p8 lite huawei harry potter the restore/setup process again and choose to from Backup with iTunes the iPhone to the computer with a USB cable and let the coque iphone 5s rigolo restore from backup proceed as expected I personally ran into this problem when restoring and setting up a new iPhone X via iTunes from coque iphone 5s burton a freshly made iPhone Plus backup. The first attempt to migrate and restore the iPhone X with the backup in iTunes gave a time remaining estimate of 8 hours which slowly grew to 20 hours. After following the steps detailed above, I was able to fix the problem and get the coque iphone 6 plus alice entire backup restore process to complete in about an hour for a 128 coque huawei p8 lite 2017 li GB backup being restored to the new iPhone a reasonable time given the giant backup size. After searching around a bit I realized a fair amount of other users are experiencing the same problem coque iphone 5 gris with iPhone X, iPhone 8, and many older iPhones too over time. Before, where iTunes restoring from backup estimated time was 20 hours: And after the fix, taking about an hour to complete the restore from iTunes backup process: For what it worth, this is not a particularly new issue, and in fact users have been reporting this problem for years on Apple Discussions, so it not a complaint to any particular iPhone model, iTunes version, or iOS version. 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I moved especially 6 months ago from the Icloud back up that give me the same 24h + restore time issue to the local back up, only thing i can do new is to set it up as a new Iphone and manually one by one download each app with all the annoying login steps.