Erasing and restoring


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Erasing and restoring

Okay, now we're getting into the fixes that will actually remove your personal data and settings of your iPhone or iPod touch. In this movie we're going to look at how to completely erase your device so that it's set back to the way it came out of the box. This means you'll lose everything you yourself added like your contacts, your photos, music and any apps you installed. Now the good news is if you regularly sync your iPhone or iPod touch with your computer or through an iCloud backup, you should have a copy of all of those things stored through iTunes or on your iCloud backup. So, you can erase your iPhone or iPod to try to fix whatever problem it is you're having and then restore your device with your most recent backup to copy your settings and apps back to your newly pristine device.

So to completely erase your device go to Settings>General>Reset and the option we're looking for here is Erase All Content and Settings. You'll be asked to confir...

Erasing and restoring
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Erasing and restoring provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the iPhone and iPod touch iOS 6 Essential Training

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Business
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iOS iPhone
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