How To Restore iPhone To Factory Settings

iPhone users can anytime in their life feel the need to restore iPhone to factory settings. This can be due to a number of factors. People tend to restore their iPhone to factory reset because they think that their iPhone has become too slow. And hence, it is their belief that factory resetting can solve their issue, which is true. In some cases, people need to sell the iPhone and hence they need to factory reset the device. If you do not know how to restore iPhone to factory settings, then you are at the right place. Here are some methods that can help you.

Way 1: Restore iPhone to Factory Settings from iTunes

There are a few ways to reset your iPhone to factory settings. And now we will have a look on how to restore iPhone to factory settings with iTunes. This is very simple and you will get accustomed to it soon. Here are the steps that you need to follow to restore iPhone to factory settings after jailbreak.

Step 1: Open iTunes and connect your device to the computer. If it asks for the passcode, provide one.

Step 2: Select your device when it appears in iTunes.

Step 3: Select "Restore iPhone" option. This will restore your iPhone to factory settings.

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Way 2: Erase iPhone via iCloud

One more method to reset your iPhone to factory settings is using iCloud. We will now have a look on how to restore iPhone to factory settings with iCloud. This method gives the same result though. It is up to users as to which method they prefer to reset the device. Here are the steps that need to be followed.

Step 1: Go to "icloud.com/#find" URL on a computer or a different iPhone. When asked, log in with your Apple ID. This Apple ID must be the same ID that you have signed-in in your iPhone.

Step 2: Select "All Devices" option located at the top of the interface. Select your device that you need to reset. In this case, it will be your iPhone. If you have a number of devices signed-in with the same login, then those devices will be listed there.

Step 3: Select "Erase iPhone" option to erase your iPhone. This will remove all data on the device including.

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Way 3: Restore iPhone to Factory Settings with ReiBoot

Another alternative way to factory restore iPhone is using Tenorshare ReiBoot. This software is a professional iOS system repairing tool and now it has a newoption of "Factory Reset iPhone", which makes it easier for users to erase their device when they want to sale it, give it to other people or the device has severe problem like iPhone Apple logo screen, iPhone won't turn on or keeps rebooting. Here are the steps to restore iPhone with ReiBoot:

Step 1: Download and launch the software and connect your iPhone using USB cable to the PC. As soon as it detects your iPhone, you can "Factory Reset iPhone" from the right corner.

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Step 2: Tap "Fix Now" to enter the firmware package download screen. Click "Download" to get hte latest firmware online.

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Step 3: When the firmware is downloaded successfully, you can install the newest iOS and set up iPhone as new.

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Long story short, you just had a look top 3 method to restore iPhone to factory settings without iTunes or passcode. You can restore your iPhone to factory setting using iTunes. You can also restore your iPhone to factory setting using iCloud. In addition to this, if you do not have your iPhone passcode, you can use Tenorshare ReiBoot. This help you restore your iPhone as well as remove the passcode. Lastly, feel free to give your feedback on the above article by commenting below.

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