I went to update my iPhone to the new iOS5 OS today. It went through the process, downloaded the software, backed up the phone, unpacked the software. All of a sudden I get this message:
What Error 3200 Means
It looks like they are validating the upgrade at this point. But there is no response, so you get this 3200 error message.
Does this go for iPhone4 and iPad as well?
Yes, Virginia. Apple cannot verify your device, so it comes back with an incoherent error message. It sounds like in your case that they don’t even tell you it’s a 3200 message.
Apple: Please Add this to Your “Specific update-and-restore error messages and advanced troubleshooting”
Error 3200: We are getting swamped right now, the verification servers are not communicating back in a timely manner. Please try again a little later.
It took me a while to figure this one out. I can wait, but I don’t like wasting time trying to figure out something you could have told me at the start. Why is the process to download, backup, unpack files THEN verify the device?
Anyway. Hope this helps.