Introduction

Entering DFU Mode (Official Instructions)

1. Plug your device into your computer.
2. Turn off the device.
3. Hold the Power button for 3 seconds.
4. Hold the Home button without releasing the Power button for 10 seconds.
5. Release the Power Button but keep holding the Home button.
6. Keep holding the Home button until you are alerted by iTunes saying that it has detected a device in Recovery Mode

Make sure the device screen is blank and no logos are present. Same operation you can use for all other models of iPhone.

Video Overview

  1. ATTENTION, ATTENTION !!! You will lose all your data. Be sure that you have backup.
    • ATTENTION, ATTENTION !!! You will lose all your data. Be sure that you have backup.

    • Open iTunes.

    • Enter the phone in DFU mode and connect it to the PC.

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  3. iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode.
    • iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode.

    • Follow the instructions and restore the iPhone.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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5 Comments

Error 1015 showing on my iPhone 3G

Shri - Reply

How fix Iphone 6 error 9

صبحى نورالدين - Reply

error 48 quien me puede ayudar

Ricardo Hernandez - Reply

Thanks very much. I lost all of the data, but I can now use it again. John

bzalto - Reply

Pendant le mode récupération de l'iphone en mode dfu le téléphone se rallume seule et interrompre le téléchargement, même quand vous recommencez ça fais la même chose

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