How to Hard Reset iPhone without Computer

Brandon Wood
Sep 01, 2022

When your iPhone is stuck in recovery mode, and cannot get out after you tried various possible means, you may now want to hard reset iPhone; when your iPhone fails to restore itself when you do everything you could, you might finally resort to a factory reset. And actually in many other cases, you may need to hard reset your iPhone.

Generally speaking, you have more than one way to hard reset your iPhone. And the most common way is to factory reset your iPhone via iTunes. In this way, a computer is a prerequisite. For some user, you may want to hard reset iPhone without a computer. So is that possible? How can you do it? Now, just follow the below guide.

Related: Whether to Choose Hard Reset or Soft Reset

Tutorial: How to Hard Reset iPhone without Computer

Note: No matter you want to hard reset iPhone with or without computer, you are highly suggested to make a phone backup of important files saved on your iPhone in case of unwanted data losses. Then you might want to know:

* Backup iPhone with/without iTunes

* Back up iPhone to iCloud

After that, just feel free to hard reset your iPhone within simple steps:

Step 1. Go to iPhone's Home screen > Settings > General.

Step 2. Now, scroll down to the bottom and click the "Reset" option.

Step 3. On the Reset section, click on the "Erase All Content and Settings".

Step 4. Now enter the passcode as prompted.

Step 5. A warning box will pop up now. Hit the Erase iPhone option to continue the process.

Step 6. Now your iPhone will be completely erased. Once the process is done, your iPhone will be successfully factory reseted

And finally, you can upload the backup to your device without any hassle.

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Extra Bonus: Lose Files after Hard Reset without Backup?

Finished the hard reset but only to find that you have forgot to make a phone backup? Don't worry! Just get this Coolmuster iOSRescuer software to easily get backup all lost files from your device within simple clicks. This software offers you two different recovery modes, allowing you to recover files from iPhone with or without a backup. Various files can be perfectly supported by this software, including contacts, messages, photos, apps and many more. Below are the free trial versions of this software. You can actually download the right one to give it a try by yourself!

Using it is just a matter of a few clicks:

- Open the installed software on the computer and then link your iPhone to the computer via the USB cord

- You will then see different recovery modes are arranged on the main interface for your inference. Choose the right mode and hit the StartScan option to continue the process.

- Now, all file folders will be arranged on the main interface. Enter the right one to preview more detailed information and tick out the wanted ones that you want to recover. Then, hit the Recover option to begin the data recovery process.

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