iPhone / iPad won’t connect to iTunes error “unknown error 0xE8000015”

Many iPad, iPhone 6/7 customers reported that once they are trying to connect to iTunes for some explanation why  they’re having an issue with their iTunes and getting error message ”iTunes may no longer connect to this iPhone or iPad, an unknown error befell (0xE8000015)”.


The drawback will happens while you locked your telephone because you entered mistaken passcode too repeatedly. Apple will ask you to repair your telephone. But when connect their iPhone to their computer or Mac they get the message “iTunes may no longer connect to this iPhone, an unknown error befell (0xE8000015)”. Users are dealing with dealing with activation drawback for iPhone/iPad due to mistakes 0xe8000015. The error message – ” iTunes may no longer connect to this iphone as a result of an unknown error occured 


To repair iTunes activation error please check out underneath repair: (error 0xE8000015 on my iPad).


Fix 1: Hard reset your iphone


To onerous reset your iPhone (iPhone 8 or later):

  • Close the bluetooth in settings.

  • Press and briefly free up the Volume Up button.

  • Press and briefly free up the Volume Down button.

  • Press and grasp the energy button till you spot the Apple brand.

Note that those steps are for contemporary iPhone 8 / plus and iPhone x.

Hard Reset (iPhone 7 or older)

  • Close the bluetooth in settings.

  • Press house button.

  • Press and grasp the energy button till you spot the Apple brand.

This will no doubt repair the error message – Error message 0xe8000015 – ”ITunes may no longer connect to this IPhone” – The app.

Fix 2:  Reset iPhone with out display passcode :


Step 1. Connect USB cable to your Windows pc or Mac, however don’t connect it to your iPad.

Step 2. Turn off your iPad through urgent and grasp the Home and Power button (do not grasp them, you’ll be able to free up after the display is going black)

Step 3. When the iPhone is off, grasp down the Home button and connect iPhone to the opposite finish of the USB cable, which will have to nonetheless be hooked up to your pc. This will pressure iPhone to activate.

Step 4.Continue to grasp the Home button till an alert message in iTunes seems announcing that your iPhone is detected in restoration mode.

Step 5. Select “Restore” – it’ll obtain a big (2.5GB) report and reset your iPad. You’ll nonetheless want your apple account username and password, however you’ll be able to reset that on apple.com in order that you comprehend it’s right kind while you input it.

In case you do not need a backup, opting for “replace” would possibly paintings.


Author: Apple Glory

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