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My iPhone WILL NOT stop repeating this message... It is interfering with my sounds because it believes that it is still plugged into the stereo!!! The error message reads...."This accessory is not optimized for this iPhone." Then "You may experience noise caused by cellular interference and a decrease in cellular strenght.. " All I can push is "dismiss".

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you'll need to restore your iphone to factory settings -

Use the following steps to restore your device:

  1. Make sure you have the latest version of iTunes installed and running before attempting to update.
  2. Connect your device to your computer.
  3. Select your iPhone when it appears in iTunes under Devices.
  4. Select the Summary tab.
  5. Select the Restore option.
  6. When prompted to back up your settings before restoring, select the Back Up option (as seen in the image below). If you have just backed up the device, it is not necessary to create another.
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  7. Select the Restore option when iTunes prompts you (as long as you've backed up your device, you should not have to worry about restoring your phone).
  8. Once the restore process has completed, the device restarts and displays the Apple logo whileMy iPhone WILL NOT stop repeating this message... - ht1414_05--restored-002-en.jpgc="" alt="ht1414_05--restored-002-en.jpg" class="h_mi" />
    iPhone only: For the iPhone only, after a restore, the iPhone displays the "Connect to iTunes" screen. Keep your device connected until the "Connect to iTunes" screen goes away or you see "iPhone is activated." If iTunes doMy iPhone WILL NOT stop repeating this message... - ht1414_06--connect-002-en.pngction, you cannot complete this step.
  9. The final step is to restore your dMy iPhone WILL NOT stop repeating this message... - ht1414_08--set_up-003-en.png. Once your device is restored and-in the case of the iPhone-in the process of activating, you should be able to see the following in iTunes:
    Select the backup you want for your device and select the Continue button to complete your device's restoration.
If you do not want to restore from backup, select "Set up as new..."

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