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12-05-2012, 09:27 AM #1
How to Delete Data on Ipad 3 and Maintain Jailbreak
I have been researching on how to do this, I do not want to do a full restore/reset.
I'm giving my jailbroke Ipad 3 to my daughter, so not worried about personal data
in a bad way.
I have everything perfect, so rather than take the time to re-jailbreak and download
all my Cydia tweaks, apps, reset, etc., I just want to give it to her, change it to her
I have seen an app called Panic Room that would erase my personal info, would remove
what apps that might be left.
How would I get to where she needs to be to set up under her name, then should
could restore from cloud backup?
Hope this makes sense, I just want to leave as is, minus my personal, and put her
personal in, no security issues!!
12-12-2012, 07:13 PM #2
As far as I know, the only way to trigger an iCloud restore is to use the "Erase all contents and setting" function in settings.
Doing that to a jail broken device will break the jailbreak, requiring a restore.
If you have an ipad1 or iPad2 you have options to restore to 5.x if you saved the SHSH blobs with Cydia. iPad 3, I don't think so.
So, in short, I don't think you can do it, unless you want 6.0.1 on it, without a jailbreak.
Last edited by artbatista; 12-16-2012 at 07:58 PM.
12-16-2012, 02:26 AM #3
i think u can't, if u will erase all data with jailbreak on ur device, u will have a white sreen, and it can be fixed only by restore.
02-18-2014, 01:42 AM #4
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