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(Just so this question has an answer...) Apple is no longer signing iOS v8.0.0 installations. You will need to restore to (as of this writing) 8.1.3 which is the latest version available. The HOSTS file settings are to ensure that iTunes can talk to the update server, which isn't the issue in your case. You are basically attempting to downgrade the ...
Yes, the migration assistant can migrate from an older version. However it cannot migrate from a newer version. Backup of 10.9 --> System on 10.10 works Backup of 10.10 --> System on 10.9 does not work
iLoot (free) can help you for iCloud restoring! no device needed! just tried it, worked fine and restored everything.
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