• Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

iFixScreens How To: Downgrade iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2

Downgrade your iDevice iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2!

iFixScreens is going to show you the step by step instructions to downgrade iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2.

Downgrade iOS 8 Beta

As always, iFixScreens insists that you backup your iDevice before attempting to downgrade from iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2. Better be safe then sorry!

Step 1: Downgrade iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2.

Download the latest iOS firmware 7.1.2.

Step 2: Downgrade iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2.

Launch iTunes.

Step 3: Downgrade iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2.

Place your iDevice in DFU mode by,

1). Press and hold the home button and the Wake/Sleep button at the same time.

2). After 10 seconds take your finger off the Wake/Sleep button and remain pressing on the home button until iTunes notifys you with a pop up message that it detects an iDevice in recovery mode.

The iDevice screen will remain black, if you need further assistance, You will find here a full tutorial on how to put your iDevice in DFU mode.

Step 4: Downgrade iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2.

Hold down the Shift key (ALT/Options for MAC) and press on Restore iPhone in iTunes.

Step 5: Downgrade iOS 8 Beta to iOS 7.1.2.

Next open the software that was recently downloaded, iOS 7.1.2. You will be prompt to confirm the restore, press the restore.

Your iDevice will now go through the restore process and in about 10 minutes it should be done and you will now have iOS 7.1.2 firmware installed on your iDevice!

If you need more help or questions come visit us at any of the following locations. Don't forget, if you need a screen repair come down and let the iFixScreens team assist you. If you break it, we can repair it! Our Mail-in address is also available to be as convenient to you as possible.

iconLocaltFind Repair Shop Near You

Search by address

Why iFixScreens.com

180 Days Warranty

We offer a 180 Days warranty on all our repairs. If the original repair fails because of a defect with a part we installed, we will replace the part at no charge.

Expert Techs

You only want the best technicians working on your electronic devices. Our highly skilled staff of technicians are true experts and will get your device working like new.

Same Day Repair

Most repairs can be done same day, while you wait. We know how inconvenient a broken device can be, so we work quickly to fix the issues and get you connected back in.

Free Diagnostics

We believe in a hassle free repair process. We diagnose your device for free. Once we determine what is needed for your repair, we will contact you with an obligation free repair quote. You can choose to continue with a repair, or not, the choice is always yours.

Our Testimonials

Let's Sea What Some Have To Say

  Collin is the master. I had a broken iPad mini. Began by getting a quote from Collin. He answered me right away before this business hours even started. I dropped off the broken iPad mini screen and he was finished in about three hours. They called me up and had it ready. Collin was friendly and knows his stuff. I suggest anyone who broke their screen to check them out. "


Kristofor N.

  My husband and I just got both of our iPhones repaired at the Shirley location. We couldn't be more happy. Our iPhones look and feel brand new!! Both technicians, Ali and Marisol, are wonderful, knowledgeable, professional and caring! Being, that we walked into the store fifteen before eight we were afraid that we would have to leave our iPhones there until tomorrow. "


Danie Lynn

  My 9 year old dropped his iPad mini shattering the screen and was devastated. I found this place through groupon and immediately purchased a voucher. The carle place store is amazing. Very clean and faster than i had expected. I went in and Nora greeted me. She is courteous and professional. I asked how long it would take and she surprised me by saying less than an hour. "


Stephanie Ann

What can we Fix for you today?

Let us know!

We love to hear what you think - good, or bad! Fill in the form below and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can!