Hard Reset, Enter Recovery Mode And DFU Mode On iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus

Here’s how you can hard reset iPhone 7/ iPhone 7 Plus, enter Recovery Mode and DFU Mode. iPhone 7 doesn’t has a Home button, hence, things have changed slightly now.

Appple has ditched physical Home button with the launch of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus has a capacitive Home button which is not a hardware feature but is controlled by software. The capacitive Home button is pressure-sensitive and uses a Taptic Engine to provide you feedback of tasks.

Transfer Data From Old iPhone To iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus – How To

To hard reset, enter Recovery and DFU Modes on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus you can’t use Home button instead you will have to use Volume Down.

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Hard Reset, Enter Recovery Mode and DFU Mode On iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

Hard Reset or Force Restart iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus

1. Press and hold the Power button on the right side.

2. Simultaneously, press and hold Volume Down button on the left side.

3.  Press and hold for 10 seconds till the Apple logo appears.

4. Release both the buttons now and let iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus boot up.

 

Enter Recovery Mode On iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus 

1. Connect iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus to your PC/Mac using a lightining cable.

2.  Press and hold the Power button and the Volume Down button till you see the Apple logo appear.

3.  Release both Power and Volume Down button when the message “Connect to iTunes” appears on the screen of iPhone 7.

4. Launch iTunes when you see the message, ” There is a problem with the iPhone that requires it to be updated or restored.”

 

Enter DFU Mode On iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus 

1.  Connect iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus to your PC/Mac using a lightining cable.

2.  Press and hold the Power button and the Volume Down button for 10 seconds.

3.  Release the Power button and keep holding the Volume Down button for more 10 seconds, your device is now in DFU Mode and the screen will appear blank.

4. Launch iTunes and you will see a message, “iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode. You must restore this iPhone before it can be used with iTunes.”

You can troubleshoot iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus issues by performing hard reset, entering Recovery Mode or DFU (Device Firmware Upgrade) Mode. Safeguard uour iPhone 7 with best iPhone 7 Screen Protectors and buy these iPhone 7 Accessories.

 

 

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