How to Reset iPhone with Factory Reset and General Reset
When your device got trouble with iOS system problems, you may prefer to reset device to solve it. Luckily, ReiBoot has intergrated two reset features - Factory Reset and General Reset - for you to solve all iOS system issues. Let's learn about what are they and how to use them to reset your iPhone settings to defaults without much efforts.
- Function 1: Factory Reset Your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
- Function 2: Return iPhone Settings to Defaults
Function 1: Factory Reset Your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
- Step 1: Download and Install ReiBoot on Your PC or Mac
- Step 2: Click 'Factory Reset' to Proceed
- Step 3: Download Firmware Package
- Step 4: Start Factory Reset
- Video Guide: How to Use Factory Reset with ReiBoot
Step 1: Download and Install ReiBoot on Your PC or Mac
Download and install ReiBoot. After running ReiBoot, connect your device to computer and click 'Reset Device'.
Step 2: Click 'Factory Reset' to Proceed
Now, you'll see the two reset options. Select the 'Factory Reset' to start.
Step 3: Download Firmware Package
Click 'Download' to download the new firmware package to reset your device. Also you can click 'Browse' to set the save path for the firmware.
Step 4: Start Factory Reset
When the firmware is downloaded to the computer, click 'Start Reset' to kick off the resetting process.
The whole resetting process will take a few minutes due to the firmware package is about 5GB now.
After around 10 minutes, the process will end and then you can set up iPhone as new.
Video Guide: How to Factory Reset iPhone with ReiBoot
Function 2: Return iPhone Settings to Defaults
General Reset has 6 reset options. If you want to solve some minor iOS issues, you can use this method. General Reset is very easy. And now, ReiBoot guides you how to use them.
Run ReiBoot, click 'Reset Device' and then select 'General Reset'.
Follow the on-screen steps to use 'General Reset' on your device. Here is: Go to 'Settings' > Click 'General' > Scroll down to bottom and click 'Reset'. Then, you can select one to fix your device issues.