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Thread: iPhone 4S Restore
12-26-2012, 07:38 AM #1iPhone 4S Restore
I'm new to these forums and I have a question. My iPhone 4S is running iOS 5.1.1 jailbroken using RedSn0w, but the phone has a dead pixel on the screen. I will be going to the local apple store to return it and get a new one. My problem is I know you have to restore the iPhone using iTunes to 6.0.1 so it will become unjailbroken. When I get my new phone, is there a way I can restore the new iPhone to my current jailbreak and firmware? Will restoring to 6.0.1 on a different computer then with the new phone restoring using my current computer with the backup that has 5.1.1 work? or will I have to hope I am lucky and the phone is at 5.1.1 out of the box? Thank you in advance for your replies !
12-26-2012, 07:45 AM #2
If you going to the store and they gonna replace it. It will probably be on 6.0 and you will just have to wait for a jailbreak like the rest of us
12-26-2012, 07:45 AM #3
hey thakns for the reply, but the iphone 4s's come out of the box at 5.1.1, i got mine about a month ago and it was at 5.1.1, not 6.0
12-26-2012, 07:54 AM #4
Well ya may git lucky then. Ill keep my fingers crossed for ya.
12-26-2012, 08:04 AM #5
Live with dead pic til new fix comes out.I would look for cell repair store and I wouldn't
care if it had APPLE warr.
12-26-2012, 08:18 AM #6
Hey guys thanks for the input, question though; can I upgrade to 6.0.1 on a different computer for the purpose of going to apple, then with the new phone restore from backup on my computer now and still have my jailbreak? thanks.
12-26-2012, 09:52 AM #7