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.

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Image 1/3: ATTENTION, ATTENTION: You will lose all your data. Be sure that you have backup. Image 2/3: ATTENTION, ATTENTION: You will lose all your data. Be sure that you have backup. Image 3/3: ATTENTION, ATTENTION: You will lose all your data. Be sure that you have backup.
  • Open iTunes. The iPhone must be connected to the PC and powered OFF.

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

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Image 1/3: Instruction you can read at the description. Image 2/3: iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode. Image 3/3: iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode.
  • Entering DFU mode.

  • Instruction you can read at the description.

  • iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode.

So please how to flash it without a Computer?

I need to flash Manuel....

kasimubinaron - Reply

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  • Select "Restore iPhone" and iTunes will download and install the latest firmware for your phone.

nice yar kya bt ha

ikram - Reply

Image 1/1: '''Did you do it successfully?'''
  • Your iPhone is factory restored now.

  • Did you do it successfully?

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This is not flashing anything just resetting the iPhone...

Newbye - Reply

You are wrong. This procedure reflash the firmware, but if your phone is already with the latest version, for you this will looks like full reset.

ZFix -

My iphone 4 is locked and i dont know the apple id so by doing this i can unlock it or not please help

mehtashivani44 - Reply

If your phone is carrier locked or iCloud locked - no.

ZFix -

My iphone 5 is locked with icloud and i dont know the apple id and password so by doing this method i can unlock it or not

Sathish - Reply

When i connect my iPhone in pc it doesn't shows in pc.

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Swatntra - Reply

how if there's icloud account logged ? it will be icloud locked?

harlievhincruz - Reply

Officially the iCloud lock can be removed only fro the owner.

ZFix -

I got problem with my iphone 4s icloud I'd I don't know how to remove plzz help me

mudassar ghumman - Reply

I don't know how to solve your problem when your iPhone get into DFU mode, but I know how to recover iTunes backup password if you forgot iTunes backup password, I personally suggest you try iSeePassword iTunes backup password recovery.

Duncan7722 - Reply

I can hear voice of my iphone 4s on call and ring tone properly but when it comes to play music or listening whatsapp voice message i cannot hear voice without headfone.... Can somebody help

Arslan - Reply

same problem i am facing can anyone help us

Raju Ahmod -

I have some problem of my iphone 4 (wifi disable)

how to resolve...

can anybody help me???

Rehan Ansari - Reply

My phone is stuck in recovery mode and it will not come out it. Could you help and tell me what to do to try and to get it out recovery mode. Thanks

jackmills6 - Reply

no way i will be getting this

KENIYAH -

I'm doing the update and restore on my iPhone5s but when it gets to restoring firmware it stops and says an error occur. I've tried over and over again still the same. Now when I turn the phone on all it shows is the iTunes logo and usb sign under it. Please what do I do?

Biggie Wire - Reply

my iphone 5s was downlaoding new update and crashed half way now conctant error 50 and stuck on conect to iitunes

paul - Reply

Hello,

I bought a second hand iphone6 plus from a friend. And I went to go use it and I can't because it is still conceded to the original owners apple Id account. And I have NOOO WAAYYYY nor do I know the original owner.

What do I do?

Please help

Thank you

Trina - Reply

go back to your thieving friend!

Albert Einstein -

Hallo, i bought a second hand iPhone 6s 64gb in italy and it works perfectly but not for thelephone function becouse of the imei. If you have a iPhone like mine that works evrywhere but not in your nation you can exchange with mine

Francesco - Reply

Itunes say "off find my iphone" but my iphone is in disable mode cause i forgot password

Shahzaib Kiyani - Reply

My Iphone 6s+ is disable nd didnt get backup nd didnt known apple id nd password say me in detail plz sir say me

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harsh patel - Reply

My Dad Bought An Iphone 5s, And Now He Forgets The Password And Everything That Linked With The APPLE ID. How to Remove That Account outta my Iphone?

sekar11398 - Reply

Please my iPhone 6 is showing disabled but can't be detected on the pc when plugged.can it be re flashed even if t warrant me losing all my data's?

Andrew - Reply

Iif you flash an iphone 4s trying to unlock it and after couple of hours the iphone refuses to turn on again what can be done to it,this iphone is a gift and it has been locked down to only emergency calls.

metrobugs01.50@yahoo.com - Reply

i am at step 4 and i am receiving this "Your iphone could not be activated because the activation server cannot be reached.

Try connecting your iphone to iTunes to activate it, or try again in a couple of minutes. If this problem persists, contact Apple Support at apple.com/support.

Here i am please help

naxmotmols - Reply

what is activation server?

naxmotmols - Reply

forgot the password of the apple id,so by flashing it can it help me to create a new one?

nomvuzo - Reply

no you cant if you turned on Find My iPhone. if you follow this guide while turning Find My iPhone on, when you make activation then it will require you type the apple id existed before. now this guide cant remove password.

ycwei982 -

Mybe you can read the Tunesbro tutorial , i have looked it , in this tutorial , you can get more about how to repair all kinds of iPhone problem, such as recover data ,erase data ,and fix the iPhone from recovery mode

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