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So I have upgraded to an iPhone 5 recently from a 4S. Now the problem is I want to sell it but I dont want to loose the jailbreak.

Its currently on 5.1.1 which came as default from the store so there was no problem jailbreaking it. Now the problem is since it was an OTA update to this phone, I cannot restore it back to 5.1.1

What are other ways to maybe restore/factory reset it by staying on the same firmware (5.1.1) ?

  • I know i can manually delete all the apps but any other thoughts for an easier way ?
  • I also know that a jailbroken iPhone cannot be factory reset through its settings.

asked 11 Jan '13, 14:53

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edited 11 Jan '13, 14:54

The only way is to delete one by one. The best way is to restore but obviously you cannot jailbreak.


answered 11 Jan '13, 15:30

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