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How do I make my phone boot?

my phone was working perfectly fine last night but when i woke up it was switched of, when i turn it on the apple logo disappears when i take my finger of the power button, i tried putting it into DFU and recovery mode but nothing worked i plugged it into itunes to restore or update it and i got error 3194 i checked my host file and all was fine. i dont know what else i can do please help!!!

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Hi Ben

Did you try to restore it from another computer. This may help.

Good luck

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gives me the same error

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Can you try restoring by switching off the phone press the home button and hold connect to your computer and hold the home button until you see the itunes then let it go and try restoring.

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i tried that but i cant get the itunes logo to appear as soon as i remove my finger from the power button the boot logo dissapears and just goes black until i turn it off

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Can you change the battery and the charging port?

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Hello Ben Knifton,

This HT document will help you to troubleshoot your connection issue.

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As a desperate attempt you can search for your phone on cyanogenmod.org. They create custom ROMS for rooted phones (legal), there are several ways to boot a phone, one being into recovery mode.

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Hello, I've had similar problems and restoring with Libmobiledevice may help.

Google it.

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