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Thread: How To Force Restore
04-13-2013, 07:51 AM #1How To Force Restore
OK 500+ views on my last question and no suggestions. Let me ask a more general question. If the New iPad setup wizard never manages to finish to restore my iPad, is there any way to force a restore? I open iTunes and it sees I have an iPad connected. When I go to the drop-down arrow under the word ipad it goes blank. Is there any third party restore utility? Is there a repair utility? When I boot the iPad the wizard automatically tries to complete as if I have a new iPad but then crashes at the springboard and starts over. Is it necessary to remove the jailbreak before running new iPad setup wizard will complete? If so, how would I do that if iTunes is not cooperating? I'm really stuck and really need help here. It's not just cosmetic. The whole device is useless unless I can repair the OS.
04-13-2013, 06:14 PM #2
Never mind. "DFU" might have been a helpful suggestion.
04-15-2013, 03:56 AM #3
i dont think that DFU might be a good thing to hold on for.....
Last edited by KaarinaTuulola; 05-20-2013 at 01:20 AM.