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I want to simply restore a 3G iphone so I can sell it but I just jailbroke and updated to 2.1 and just want to do a clean restore like...
09-23-2008, 09:39 AM #1DFU restore mode...then what?
I want to simply restore a 3G iphone so I can sell it but I just jailbroke and updated to 2.1 and just want to do a clean restore like it was never touched, I have searched many different times and get great instructions for putting into DFU restore mode but not sure if I then have to do anything special like shift/restore or do I simply restore to stock firmware 2.1? Thanks for any help to what Im sure is a question answered here probably 1000 times I just cant seem to find any old posts?[FONT="Arial Black"]
09-23-2008, 09:46 AM #2
you can simply hit restore and let it restore back to stock 2.1, OR you can also shift + restore and choose the stock firmware, so technically the same thing but just one extra step. I would remove your sim prior to restoring, if you still have the ATT account, so the phone doesn't get activated once it's done restoring
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09-23-2008, 10:01 AM #3
Thanks very much, I just feel better hearing from one of you long time members here, I appreciate the help.[FONT="Arial Black"]