Does Apple track Phones/iPods using beta software?

Discussion in 'General Apple Chat' started by mclaurin10, Aug 3, 2009.

  1. mclaurin10

    mclaurin10 New Member

    Mar 18, 2008
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    iPhone 3G (Black)
    Hello all,
    I made up my mind recently to downgrade from 3.1 to 3.0 and jailbreak. So I was satisfied with all the awesome improvements, (sbsettns, backgrounder, GriP etc, but suddenly cydia started to close on startup of the app. Thinking that this was no big deal I decided to restore in iTunes, and now whenever i try to restore to either 3.0 or 3.0.1 I get error 1015.

    Now to get out of this (stuck in recovery mode) I tried DFU, and it didn't seem to work, although I dont know for sure if I ever got it into DFU because there is no visible difference between DFU and Restore modes.

    So it looks like my options are upgrading to 3.1 *something I would rather not do* or send my phone back to apple. And here is where the title comes in, as I was using beta software, which apple says in their agreement isnt under warranty, will I be covered. Will they be able to tell that my phone was using 3.1 beta and void my warranty for that reason. To use the betas you have to put in a UUID (I think its called)

    Any help wiht any of it would be very useful, as Ive come to trust you guys with almost everything (except women and parents)


    thanks everyone

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