Mobile handsets of today are equipped with internet connection and email applications meant for on-the-go electronic mailing.Especially i Phone and i Pad, you can use them to conveniently send and receive emails anywhere you go.It is always a good idea to take a backup of your device before updating it with the latest i OS software update.
It can still be used to restore a panicky device, but because you can’t downgrade Apple’s latest devices, you might as well use Recovery Mode instead until a new way to downgrade i OS firmware is discovered.
Recovery Mode is an option you may need to use if you experience any of the following problems: Recovery Mode prepares your i OS device for a proper firmware restore to factory settings, and because of Apple’s security standards, it also updates your firmware to the latest version, which is why jailbreakers should stay far away from using this mode whenever possible.
When you experience problems with an i OS device, you may need to restore it in i Tunes, but sometimes, things can go wrong that make it harder to restore your device in a regular fashion as you’d expect.
In this tutorial, we’ll be walking you through how to put your i Phone, i Pod touch, or i Pad into Recovery Mode so that you can more easily restore it to a fresh copy of the latest i OS firmware in the unlikely chance of an i OS or i Tunes malfunction.
In the early days you could downgrade your i OS device to any firmware version you wanted to and not run into many troubles.
This is because firmware restores never had to be approved by Apple, but starting from i OS 3.0 onwards Apple implemented a technology called You see, when you restore your i Phone, i Pod Touch or i Pad through i Tunes your device phones home and ensures that it is allowed to be restored to a specific firmware version.
are also backed up.) You can back up your i OS device using i Tunes or i Cloud.
If you need help, follow our step-by-step guide by clicking on the appropriate link below.
Note: Since this is a major i OS software update, I would strongly recommend doing it when you have time, so that if you run into any issues, like the soft bricking issue that affected some users, you have enough time to restore your i Phone.