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I have an Iphone 4S that was on 6.1.2 that i had jailbroken with evasi0n. I was going to sell it and went to restore it and update. I hooked...
03-25-2013, 09:10 PM #1Help Stuck in Restore mode, can't restore
I have an Iphone 4S that was on 6.1.2 that i had jailbroken with evasi0n. I was going to sell it and went to restore it and update. I hooked it to itunes hit the restore and update and it looked as if everthing was working until close to the end I got error of The iphone could not be restored an unknown error ocurred (-1) Now it is stuck in restore mode and won't do anything. Can anyone help?
03-25-2013, 09:13 PM #2
Gonna have to use redsnow to kick it out of recovery mode and try again.
03-25-2013, 09:16 PM #3
Ok, how do I do that?
03-25-2013, 09:23 PM #4
Download that latest redsnow or tiny umbrella and you will see the tab to click.
03-25-2013, 09:36 PM #5
where is the best place to download those from?
Last edited by jofus; 03-25-2013 at 11:09 PM.
03-25-2013, 11:09 PM #6
neither redsn0w or tinyumbrella is doing anything for this phone. I don't know what to do now.
03-26-2013, 02:19 PM #7
With Evasi0n jailbreak, you can't do a regular restore. You need to put the iPhone in pwned DFU mode then do a restore. For instructions see link below. Good luck
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03-26-2013, 03:18 PM #8
Thanks everyone for your help.
03-26-2013, 08:29 PM #9
I don't know what to do now.
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05-01-2013, 02:24 PM #14
Not sure what he did, but I did get it in to DFU mode, but it still wouldn't take the update and restore from itunes. I also downloaded tinyumbrella which recongized the phone and that it was stuck in a loop but could not break it.