How to Put Your iPhone into or Get out of Recovery Mode

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When using an iPhone, somtimes you'll encounter situations that require you to put your iPhone to Recovery Mode to solve problems. However, at the other hand, sometimes, you have to fix the iPhone recovery loop or get your iPhone out of Recovery Mode in order to make it function normally. If you're not familar with how to put your iPhone into Recovery Mode or get iPhone out of Recovery Mode, don't worry. After reading the following information, you'll handle it easily. All the information mentioned below is appliable to iPhone 3G and later models, including iPhone SE/6/6 Plus/6s/6s Plus/5s/5c/5/4/4s/3GS.

Part 1: How to put iPhone into Recovery Mode

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to the computer, and run iTunes.

Step 2. Press the Home button and the Power button on your iPhone at the same time. When you see the Apple logo appearing, release the Power button and keep pressing the Home button until you get an iTunes alert saying your iPhone is in Recovery Mode. You'll see the screen shown on your iPhone .

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Part 2: Get iPhone out of Recovery Mode without restoring your iPhone

The only official way to get iPhone out of Recovery Mode is to restore your iPhone with iTunes. However, this way will erase all data and content on your iPhone, causing data loss. And sometimes, even you try to exit Recovery Mode by restoring your iPhone with iTunes, you'll still face restoring errors. Actually, it isn't that hard to solve the problem. All you need is Dr.Fone - iOS System Recovery, which will help you solve all the problems you face while getting your iPhone out of Recovery Mode. Check out the following details.

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Fix Errors for Getting out of Recovery Mode

"When I tried to connect my iPhone with my PC and carried out the restoring iPhone process, iTunes proceeded to extract the software but on completion of extraction I get an error message telling me 'The iPhone could not be restored. An unknown error occurred' I have tried this several times and get exactly the same error every time"

If you face the restoring error, then you should try the "iOS System Recovery" on Dr.Fone to get your iPhone out of Recovery Mode. The restoring errors happen mostly because the operating system on your iPhone performs abnormally.

2 Simple Steps to Get iPhone out of Recovery Mode without Data Loss

Step 1. Download Dr.Fone and install it on your computer.

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Connect your iPhone to the computer with a USB cable. Then run Wondershare Dr.Fone. Select the "iOS System Recovery" from "More Tools" on Dr.Fone, and then click "Start" to get your iPhone out of Recovery Mode. The restoring errors happen mostly because the operating system on your iPhone performs abnormally.

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Step 2. You'll see that the program detects your iPhone, confirm it and "Download" the firmware. When it finished, Dr.Fone will continue to get your iPhone out of Recovery Mode.

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Part 3: Fix "iPhone Stuck in Recovery Mode" with iTunes

In most cases, you can get your iPhone out of Recover loop via iTunes. You can use it to restore your iPhone to its original settings easily and quickly. By the way, many phone problems can be fixed by restoring to factory settings or restore with iTunes or iCloud backup.

Connect your iPhone with a USB cable to the computer, and run iTunes. When iTunes detects your iPhone, it will give you a message saying that your iPhone is in Recovery Mode and you need to restore it. Just click to restore it. That's OK.

If you didn't get the message, please power off your iPhone. Just keep the Power button until the screen become dark if you can't do it in the traditional way.Then press the Home button on the face of the device. When the phone is on, keep pressing the Home button until iTunes pops up the message.

Note: before you do as what mentioned above, please backup your iPhone to your iTunes. Everything on your iPhone will be erase while doing to the restore. If you've made a backup for your iPhone beforehand, then later you can restore your iPhone from the iTunes backup file.

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