maxresdefaultIf your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch has a problem and get stuck in recovery mode then this blog can help you out to easily fix this issue without losing your data. The solution mentioned below is applicable to ios7, ios8, ios9 and for all iDevices.

If you are an iDevice user then you may get stuck with this situation, where your device gets stuck in the recovery mode. Sometimes thing goes wrong and you will encounter such situation that requires you to put your device into the recovery mode to restore it and get it working again like before.

At that time your device may get stuck in recovery mode. If this situation happens with you then what will do and how will you get your iDevice out of Recovery mode?

It’s hard as you think it but don’t worry because you are lucky that now you have the solution for it without losing your data.

Recovery mode is actually what your iPhone/iPad/iPod goes into when you are making a standard iOS upgrade or restore anyway, but you can also put your iPhone into this recovery mode for reasons like to troubleshoot the device or perhaps for jailbreak purpose and all.

Whatever the reason may be, you can place any of your iOS device into recovery mode, that allow you to restore iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with the help of iTunes. You can either restore from backup or set up your device like a new  one, it all depends to you.

Note: Recovery mode is quite different from DFU mode because in DFU mode bypassing of the bootloader is done which allow things like downgrading firmware.

You can’t do downgrading of firmware in the recovery mode, you can only upgrade or restore a device. When an iOS device is in recovery mode then you will see a iTunes logo and a cable telling you to attach the device to iTunes, as soon in picture:

Part 1: How to put your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch into the recovery mode?

If you are not so familiar with how to put your iDevice into the Recovery Mode and get out of it then read the following guide.

 Here is how you can put your iDevice into a recovery mode.

  1. First make a fresh check that is your iTunes backup is up to date on your laptop/pc/mac, then connect a USB to your PC but don’t connect with your iDevice just yet.
  2. Switch off your iPhone or iPad by keeping press over the sleep/wake button until the red bar will appears; swipe to the right to switch off your device.

how-to-iphone-power-off-screens   3.Connect the USB cable and keep on holding the home button.

4.You will come to see the Apple logo appear over your screen.       And this will change into the recovery graphic.


  1. 5. Now you can release the home button, your iDevice is now in recovery mode.

By this way you are very easily be able to get into the recovery mode but if your device is already is in this mode are you are unable to get out of it the follow the steps below to get iOS  device out of Recovery mode.

Part 2: How to Get Out from Recovery Mode without Restoring Your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch

The only way that is left to get your deice out of recovery mode is to restore your iPhone with iTunes but it’s quiet risky because this can also erase all data and content saved on your iOS  device and sometime this will show restoring errors.

Actually it’s not that hard to fix this issue. All you need is to make use of iOS Device Recovery software which is complete reliable solution to fix all issue that you are facing while getting your iPhone iPad/iPod devices out of Recovery Mode and more important it will fix all issue by taking complete care of your data.


Steps for Recovering Data After Restoring iDevice

Steps to Recover Deleted Data from iOS Device (iPhone/iPad/iPod)

Step 1: Connect iOS Device with Computer

At first, there is a need to launch dr.fone toolkit on your computer. Now use the USB cable that comes with your iOS device so that you can connect your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, to your computer. Now click on “Data Recovery” and select “Recover from iOS Device” option.

Tips: Before you run dr.fone, you should to download the latest version of iTunes. In order to avoid the automatically sync, don’t launch iTunes when dr.fone toolkit is running. It is suggested that you disable the automatical syncing in iTunes beforehand. For this, you have to launch iTunes > Preferences > Devices, check “Prevent iPods, iPhones, and iPads from syncing automatically”.

Step 2: Scan Your Device for Lost Data on It

Now simply click the “Start Scan” button to start this program scan your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to scan for lost or deleted data. The scanning process may last a few minutes, most probably, depending on the amount of data on your device. During the scanning process, if you notice that the data you are looking for is present there, then you can click the “Pause” button in order to stop the process.

Step 3: Preview the Scanned Data

The scan will take some time. Once it’s finish, you can see a scan result that appears by the program. The lost and previous data on your device displays in categories. In order to filter out the deleted data on your iOS device, there is a need to swipe the option “Only display the deleted items” to ON. By clicking the file type in the left side, you can preview the found data. You can then see there is a search box on the top right of the window. There, you can search for a specific file by typing a keyword in the search box.

Step 4: Recover Data from Your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch

When you find the data you are looking for, you just have to put the check mark in front of the box to select them. And then, click the “Recover” button at the bottom right of the window. By default, the recovered data will be saved to your computer. As for text messages, iMessage, contacts, or notes, when you click Recover, a pop-up will ask you to “Recover to Computer” or “Recover to Device”. If you want to put these messages back to your iOS device, click “Recover to Device”.


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How To Put iPhone/iPad/iPod In And Out Of Recovery Mode On Windows/Mac
How To Put iPhone/iPad/iPod In And Out Of Recovery Mode  On Windows/Mac
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How To Put iPhone/iPad/iPod In And Out Of Recovery Mode On Windows/Mac
Learn how to fix iPhone/iPad/iPod touch that get stuck in recovery mode . Also know how to get back your data after restoring.
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