How to Put an iPhone Into Recovery Mode

Posted November 20, 2007 at 7:34pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 1415748 views
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To put the iPhone into recovery mode so you can do an iTunes firmware restore follow these steps:

Step One
Open iTunes and connect the iPhone to your Mac.

Step Two
Press and hold the Home button and the Sleep/Wake button at the same time.

Step Three
As soon as the screen goes black release the Sleep/Wake button. Continue holding the home button until you iTunes pops up a message telling you that it has detected an iPhone in recovery mode.

The iPhone will look like this:

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JenniferJar - April 17, 2014 at 4:00am
Step 1.Download the iPhone Data Recovery and install it for your device. Then launch it on your computer. Step 2.Connect your device to PC. Step 3.When your iPhone is detected by iPhone Data Recovery, you will see an interface. Step 4.Click the button of "Restart" to make your iPhone out of recovery mode. Read more:[url=]iPhone Stuck in Recovery Mode[/url]
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Collins Emily - April 14, 2014 at 8:41am
My iPhone stuck on recovery mode after iOS update so i searched google for help. To my surprise, i got a free tool to enter and exit iPhone recovery mode without holding home or power button, you just need to click the button on the main interface to choose to put iPhone into or out of recovery mode with one click. Totally free download is available here on CNET:
LOKESH - February 26, 2014 at 12:56pm
HI I jail broken my iphone 3gs 6.1.3 i want restore it it showing " U DON T HAVE MEMORY IN IPHONE "
Abbery - January 22, 2014 at 3:11am
Plug your iPhone device to the computer, it will automatically start/on your iPhone once you see the apple logo then immediately press the home button until it will detect recovery mode ( it will show a pic of the USB and iTunes logo asking you to plug) then you will see in your computer that is detecting the driver for recovery mode then it will auto open iTunes restore. And you can also know more about related info about iPhone recovery mode:
neil - October 19, 2013 at 6:39pm
thanks i had a problem installing ios 7 and it froze so i had to do it
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