An i Phone which is not jailbroken will require using the inbuilt tool of “Remove All Information and Settings”.
A jailbroken i Phone user will need to use Cydia software in order keep the jailbreak intact.
Following methods will restore your device to factory settings while sticking to the same firmware; hence, it may be jailbroken.
One thing to keep in mind is you cannot use i Tunes for restoring an i Phone or i Pad without updating the software. Step 6: You can now restore your backup with i Tunes.
Therefore, users may now consider going back to i OS 9.3.5 as that is jailbreakable and they don’t have any other alternative.
Solutions provided in this article are convenient and provide a complete i Phone backup to restore on a PC without using i Tunes.
Are you facing a dilemma where you would want to restore your i Phone but not update it?
It is the first tool that allows you to remove the jailbreak so you don’t have to restore your i OS device.
You can also do it right on the device, you don’t need a computer to do it.
First, the update’s “bill of materials” is compared against the files on your device, generating a list of changes.
Then, all files on your device that have been modified or otherwise destroyed are downloaded directly from Apple.