Here is the easy way to factory reset and reset your iPhone without losing your previous data.
Whether you’re switching to a new iPhone or just want a clean slate, restoring a phone can be a stressful and tedious undertaking, and you want to make sure you have everything in order before all your precious memories are erased.
Therefore, we are going to tell you the easiest way to reset and restore your iPhone in just a few simple steps.
What we used?
The short version
Go to Settings Tap on your Apple ID Click on iCloud Backup, make sure it is turned on Now Press Backup Go back to Settings Tap on General Click on iPhone Transfer or Reset Click on Erase All Content and Settings Press Continue Set up your iPhone from the first screen When Apps and data appear, click on Restore from iCloud backup Sign in to your Apple ID
Go to Settings
Go to your Settings app to start the process.
Tap your Apple ID
Your Apple ID shows your photo and is at the top of the screen in Settings.
Click on iCloud Backup, make sure it is enabled
Make sure your iCloud backup is enabled so that you can back up your iPhone to the iCloud.
Press Back up now
You can back up your iPhone using iCloud, but you can also back up your iPhone to your Mac or PC if you prefer. Either method is fine as long as you backup your device, otherwise you won’t be able to restore it.
Go back to Settings
Once your backup is complete, with iCloud or on your Mac or PC, you’ll need to go back to your settings to reset your iPhone.
Click on General within Settings.
Click Transfer or Reset iPhone
You need to scroll to the bottom of the General page to find the Restart button.
Click Clear All Content and Settings
Choosing this option will sign you out of your Apple ID and remove all current data from your iPhone. The backup step from earlier is important because after this step you will not be able to access your current data on the model you are resetting.
Click the Continue button to confirm your choice. Make sure you are happy with your backup beforehand.
Start setting up your iPhone
After your iPhone is reset and all data is cleared, your iPhone will appear with the first title screen. Here you have to go through the first steps to choose a language, connect to Wi-Fi and set up your Touch/Face ID and your Apple ID.
When Apps & Data appears, click Restore from iCloud Backup
Once your Apps & Data screen appears on your device, you need to click on Restore from iCloud Backup. If you backed up your device using your Mac or PC, choose that option instead. Just make sure you don’t click the Don’t transfer apps or data option as this will start the normal installation process.
Sign in to your Apple ID
Sign in to your Apple ID again, this will activate the backup immediately. Wait for the process to complete, then all your previous data should be back on your iPhone.
Fix the problem
Can I restore my iPhone from a PC or Mac?
Yes, you can back up your iPhone to a computer or to iCloud. During Step 11, make sure to choose the correct option between iCloud and Mac/PC.
Can I do this on any iPhone?
Yes, this method works on any available iPhone.
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