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It's a known bug. Download the IPSW manually from, alt-click the Restore button and select your IPSW.


If you have a poor connection for whatever reason & the download keeps failing, then you can separate the two tasks, Download from Restore, by manually fetching the ipsw file from Apple's servers. The links are all maintained on - the actual files come directly from Apple & so are safe to download, the site merely lists the ...


There shouldn't be a problem. I believe I've done an iCloud transfer from iOS 5.1.1 to iOS 7.0.4, which is a much larger gap. If anything, going from iOS 9.3.2 to iOS 8.4.1 might be a problem, but you aren't doing that, so you'll be fine. iCloud is built with moving to a new device in mind. It wouldn't make much sense for Apple to make it impossible to ...

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