How to Exit iPod Recovery Mode Without Data Loss
"How do I get my iPod touch out of recovery mode without getting rid of everthing? It is stuck in recovery mode and the only option I see is to restore it. i DON'T want to get all my data lost because I had not backed it up. Please help me!"
When your iPod touch get into recovery mode, the only option Apple gives is to restore it. However, during the restoring process, people always get the error, saying the restore can't be finished. And some people even tell me that they haven't had any backup file to restore. That means all data on the iPod touch will be erased. What a pitty! Well, there is a workaround to exit iPod touch recovery mode without data loss. Let's take a look at the how to do it.
Step 1. Download and install Dr.Fone for iOS
To get started, get Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac), or Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Windows), with which you can exit iPod touch recovery mode with one click. It won't cause any data loss on your iPod touch, and works well with iPod touch 5 and iPod touch 4. Download the software and install it on your computer. Then get your iPod touch and the digital cable prepared. Launch the program on your PC or Mac and connect your iPod touch. When the program recognizes your iPod touch, it will show you the window as follows.
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Step 2. Choose "Repair Operating System"
In the main window of Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS, you're supposed to click the "Repair Operating System" tab at the top right. And then you can see the window of the program like the screenshot below. And then click "Next".
Important: Please note that by using this feature, the iOS operating system on your iPod touch will be updated to the latest one. And if it is jail-broken device, then it will be updated to none jail-broken.
Step 3. Download official firmware
In the new window, the program will provide you a download link for the official firmware. You should download the firmware. If you have downloaded it before, then here you just need to choose "Already downloaded" to browse your computer to locate it.
Step 4. Get iPod touch out of recovery mode
After downloadind and selecting the official firmware for your iPod touch, you should click the button "Start Fix" to let the program to get your iPod touch out of recovery mode. The whole process takes you less than 2 minutes. After then, you just need to wait your iPod touch to restart. And there will be no data loss.
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