Question about Apple iPhone Smartphone
Ya ya i found an iphone :) and i tried getting through the passcode but my ******* friend tried to many times an now i cant even see the passcode enter anymore i tried restoring it an it still doesnt work anyone help me??
If you know how to put the phone in DFU mode your itunes will see it as in recovery mode and allow it to be restored.
If your planning on unlocking the phone for use without an iphone account, It's super important to restore the phone with firmware from 2.2 5G77 back. Don't restore to 2.2.1
Get the firmware here
For putting in DFU Mode
Plug the usb into the iphone and not into the computer.
1) turn your phone all the was off. (with the red slider)
2) Hold the home button for 5 second and then press and hold the power button for 7 seconds (Holding Both buttons down)
3)let go of the power button and keep holding the home button for an additional 27 second. your screen may go blank. don;t worry
now plug your usb into the computer with iTunes open.
iF it mounts in itunes it will say it's in recovery mode. press the shift key and press restore with you mouse choose the iphone firmware you downloaded from the link and restore.
I believe this solution will help, good luck!
Posted on Mar 02, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 12, 2013 | Dell Computers & Internet
Apr 08, 2013 | Cell Phones
May 16, 2011 | Apple iPhone 3G
Feb 17, 2011 | Apple iPhone Smartphone
Jan 12, 2011 | Cell Phones
Dec 29, 2010 | Apple iPhone Smartphone
Nov 24, 2009 | Apple iPhone Smartphone
Aug 05, 2009 | Apple iPhone 3G
Feb 12, 2009 | Apple iPod touch
90 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!