Updating and restoring ipod software
For the rest of us, here’s what you can do to fix the i Tunes error 3194.
How to Fix i Tunes Error 3194 During i OS Update on Your i Phone, i Pad or i Pod Touch: You’re just trying to update / upgrade the firmware but i Tunes keeps throwing up this error.
So naturally, all the signing is already done with so if you’re trying to downgrade to i OS 6.1.3 or lesser after an upgrade to i OS 7, you’re going to have a bad time.
And when you’re dealing with a jailbroken i Phone, it’s going to be even worse.
Restoring your i Pod erases all of its data and settings and returns it to the state it was in when you first got it.
The problem here is i Tunes cannot contact Apple’s servers through DNS.
Support latest i OS 11 beta 7, pubilc beta, beta 6/5/4/3/2/1, i OS 10.3.3/10.3.2/10.3.0 2.
Support new Special Edition (PRODUCT)RED i Phone 7 and i Phone 7 Plus 3.
Apple’s support page for specific errors on i Tunes isn’t all that helpful.
For starters, Apple isn’t all that interested in people downgrading their i OS firmware.