How Can I Restore iPhone without Updating?
Restoring an iPhone is a complex web of activities. It would require a bit of knowhow and some luck. Now, want to updating your iPhone but don't want to update the iOS system? You can then find the answer in the below passage.
How to Restore iPhone without Updating?
Here is a look at how you can restore your iPhone without updating:
1. Back up in iTunes after connecting it to your PC computer.
2. Now disconnect device and open iPhone settings.
3. In General section, press Reset option to continue.
4. Then choose the "Erase all Contents and Settings".
5. Confirm that you're going ahead with the process.
6. Connect device to PC after Resetting and wait for it to unlock. Then you will see the below promo dialogue and select Cancel option to continue the process.
7. Restore your Backup in one click.
8. Now gradually the apps will reappear after which you can disconnect the iPhone.
Bonus Part: Things to do before/after restoring iPhone
First of all, know that if your iPhone is jailbroken, updating it would remove the jailbreak. Also, if your iPhone is old, it may start to work a bit slower than before. For jail-broken phones, the process becomes a tad more complex. There are quite a few apps in the market which promise to assist you in your endeavor, but, alas, they all fall short of their promise. It is in these circumstances do the revolutionary software Coolmuster products appear.
> Backup Files before Restoring iPhone without Updating
The Coolmuster iOS to Computer Transfer (Windows/Mac) is a one-stop shop for any backup and transfer from iPhones, to PC or Mac. It intelligently transfers data from your device to iPhone/iPod/iPad Touch to the computer. Be it contacts, media files, bookmarks and many more, with this software everything is possible. And the best part is that it is fully compatible with all generations of iOS devices, which does include the latest ones. And no matter how many files you intend to transfer and how large, it can do it in batches and hence does it faster and easily.
Backing up files from iPhone to the computer is super easy:
> Open the installed software and get your iPhone connected to the computer via the USB cord.
> All the files will be displayed on the left panel. You can then enter the tabs to preview more detailed information.
> Then tick out the wanted files and click Export option to transfer to the computer as a backup.
> Recover Lost Files after iPhone Restoration without Update
Now it may so happen that data was lost after restoration. The Coolmuster iOS Rescuer is a past master in the art of recovery. This software is able to directly recover data from the devices itself without iTunes backup. The software can also restore data by extracting iTunes backup. With it, you can preview which data to recover and the ones to be deleted. This again is standalone software and does not require third party support.
Related Article: How to Recover iPhone Contacts without iTunes Backup
> After opening the installed software on the computer, get your iPhone connected to the computer via the USB cord.
> Then choose the right recovery mode to continue the process.
> Finally, select the wanted files and hit the Recover option to get back the lost files.