HOW TO CHANGE OR RESTORE FIRMWARE OF IPHONE

Ashok Dulal 0

iPhone is supported by world’s most efficient and strongest OS that is IOS. IOS Generally does not gets frequent software issues like android. But some time it crashes and we need to restore its firmware. You can do that very easily using iTunes.

There are various factors that brings issues on the software and may cause frequent unresponsiveness and crash. Sometimes iPhone or iPad stuck at apple logo. Jailbreaking your device, newer bugged update, wrong firmware etc. causes these problems.

How to change firmware?

Firstly, you have to download appropriate firmware for your phone. do remember while downloading firmware double check the firmware whether it supports your phone or not.

Go to genuine sites and download firmware for your device!

Step 1: Select the platform of your device weather it is an iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc.

Step 2: Select your device according to your model number and region. Remember some device have different firmware according to their region.

Step 3: Click on the latest version of your firmware and proceed to download.

Step 4: Check whether the firmware is restorable by iTunes or not and download the firmware.

After downloading firmware download the latest version of iTunes or update your iTunes to latest version.

Step 4: Now turn of find my device on your iPhone.
You can do this by going to settings and clicking on your iCloud profile at top. After that navigate to find my device option and turn of it by confirming your security key.

Step 5: Now, open iTunes and connect you phone and have a backup.
Step6: Now click shift and (backup / restore) and select the firmware you downloaded.

If you select backup it will just backup the firmware and your internal contents will be as same. If you select restore it will completely wipe your iPhone and I prefer this one.

Your phone will show apple logo screen for a while and it will reboot by itself.

 

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Ashok Dulal

NodeNepal is a personal blog created by Ashok Dulal to share my thoughts and share things I know about among people searching for it. Here on this website you will find organic content related to tech tips and tutorials. I am a student currently enrolled in BIT program. I am a tech nerd and will provide my best here on this site.

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