How to Fix Error 3194 Successfully – 2024 Tips [iPad/iPhone Error 3194 Bypass]

At the restore or update time most of the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users facing the problem with iTunes error 3194, Error 17 with Message “The device isn’t eligible for the request build”. With too many reasons, like not up to date software, Host, and root file corrupted or error. So here you will get all the possible solution about Solve iTunes error 3194.

Many other errors number (Error 17, Error 1639, Error 3000 to 3020, Error 3194, Error 3100 and 3999) you can implement the same steps detailed in below.

Try the Below steps for the fix/ Solve iTunes error 3194: Update and Restore iOS device

[Windows: Fix iTunes Error 3194 on Windows.]

For Mac Users:-

  • Step 1: Launch Terminal, (Application > Utilities > Terminal)
  • Step 2: Copy below comment and past in your terminal, and run it

sudo nano /private/etc/hostsTerminal On Mac open for iTunes Error 3194

  • Step 3: Next, Enter password. (Make sure are you logged in admin account)
  • Step 4: After that, the terminal result showing like in below screen.

Sudo command for iTunes error 3194

  • Step 5: Type two line with same display in image.Run Command for iTunes error 3194
  • Step 6: Now press Control + o for save file in root.

Save File After run command

  • Step 7: Once tap on the return when showing the screen like below.
  • Step 8: Press (Control + X) from a keyboard and complete your job.

Solve iTunes error 3194 in iPhone, iPad restore and update

Close terminal and restart your Mac.

After that, Try update and restore process on your iOS device using iTunes (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch).

2nd: Check from network side issue

Verify your internet working perfectly, not block by some firewall or remove/ Disable security software if you installed temporarily.

If you are trying with router connection, then bypass broadband cable directly to your device. Otherwise, restart your router or Modem.

Still, you didn’t get success on Solve iTunes error 3194 with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Note: it’s not solution but way to update or restore the device using iTunes without spent more time on some critical situations, Try with another Mac or PC system.

We hope that you finally solve iTunes error 3194 through above possible fixed ways. If you solved with another different way (Error 3194) then you can share with your friends on the comment box.

Photo of author

Karly Wood

Karly Wood, a Wellington-based journalist, excels in covering Apple and tech trends. With a diverse background in public safety, government, and education reporting, her insights bridge multiple disciplines, offering readers a well-rounded perspective on today's technological advancements. Contact Her Team:- jaysukh.pharma@gmail.com [OR] admin@howtoisolve.com

Leave a Comment