How to Downgrade iOS 8.1.2 to iOS 8.1.1 on iPhone, iPad

If you want to downgrade your iOS Device (iPhone or iPad) from iOS 8.1.2 to iOS 8.1.1, follow our step by step guide. Apple could stop signing for iOS 8.1.1 at any moment. So hurry up to downgrade your iOS device.

downgrade iOS 8.1.2


  • You can only downgrade your iOS device to iOS 8.1.1.
  • Before doing any downgrading process, first back up your iOS device.
  • Apple does not recommended downgrading. So it’s your own risk.

How to Downgrade from iOS 8.1.2 to iOS 8.1.1

Step 1: First download iOS 8.1.1 firmware file for your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

Step 2: Connect your iOS device (running under iOS 8.1.2) to computer.

Step 3: Open iTunes from your computer and select your Apple device from the top right corner.

Step 4: Hold the Alt/Option key (Mac) or Shift key (Windows) on your keyboard and choose the check for update option. Actually it was a restore method. So don’t forget to take a backup.

iOS 8.1.2 iTunes update

Step 5: Select .ipsw file which is already downloaded. iTunes will show you a message to update your iOS  device to iOS 8.1.1.

update to iOS 8.1.1

Step 6: Choose Update option. iTunes should now downgrade your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to iOS 8.1.1.

After downgrading, your iOS device will restart. Now you should see “Slide to upgrade”. Just enter the passcode and wait sometimes for the downgrade process to complete.

That’s it.

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5 responses to How to Downgrade iOS 8.1.2 to iOS 8.1.1 on iPhone, iPad

i updated my iphone 4s not knowing that i would have problems with wifi and i was searching and searching online to figure out how to fix it and i finally found this. so THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU soooooo much for this

I upgrade my iphone 4s to 8.1.2 but after upgrading wifi can not work properly it blink after few sec plz tell me wht i do.

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