How to Restore iPhone after Jailbreak
Any way to restore my iPhone 4 content after jailbreak?
I had my iPhone 4 jailbroken. After that, all the contents of my iPhone 4 were lost! I need my contacts back urgently. It's very important to me. Is there any way that I can restore my iPhone and get the content back? Thanks advace.
If you've synced your iPhone with iTunes before the jailbreak, it's not a problem. You can use an iPhone backup extractor to get back all your contents, including contacts, photos, videos, SMS, notes, call history, etc. But one thing you should keep in mind is that not to sync your iPhone with iTunes after you lost all the contents, or your previous data will be overwritten and you won't ever get it back. With this in mind, let's check detailed steps below together.
How to restore your iPhone after a jailbreak
First of all, get an iPhone restoring tool. If you don't have one yet, you can have my recommendation here: Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac) or Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (for Windows users), a reliable program that allows you to preview and recover previous contacts, SMS, notes, photos, videos and more. All these only takes you several steps to restore iPhone from jailbreak.
Download the free trial version of the iPhone restore software below to have a try.
Note: Moreover, both versions of the program also allow you to back up iPhone data on computer before you lose it, and retrieve it after you lose it.
Next, let's take the Windows version of Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS as a try in steps.
Step 1. Choose a recovery mode and extract the iTunes backup
After installing the program, run it on your computer and you'll get the window below.
Here all your iPhone backup files are found and displayed automatically in a list. Select the one with the latest date and click "Start Scan" to extract the inaccessible backup.
Step 2. Restore iPhone 5/4S/4/3GS from jailbreak
Before recovery, you can preview all the previous contents one by one to decide which one you need, then mark those you want and click "Recover". You're restoring all of them now.
Therefore, backup is very important, no matter you're using iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, or other versions. It only takes you a few minutes, so do backup your iPhone often.
Watch the video tutorial below
Note: If you want to import recovered contacts, video and photos back to your iPhone, you can use Wondershare TunesGo to do it in a few clicks.
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