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I changed the passcode on my iPhone 4 and I forgot it and I couldn't restore via iTunes because of the location services and find my iPhone that was on so I tried restoring it via find my iPhone on the web and I it didn't work it just keep with that loading circle running until my iPhone runs out of battery so I plug it in and I can't put it in dfu mode because I installed a tweak that doesn't let you slide to turn off your device when it's on the lock screen and when it's on the lock screen it turns of and I starts with the loading circle again then I have to go to the same process over again os there any program that I can force the iPhone to go in dfu mode then I can restore it please help ,Lucas .

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asked 27 Mar '14, 22:50

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Plug device into computer via USB. Don't look at the device, concentrate on the counting. Hold home+power for 10 seconds, then release power but keep holding home for 12 more seconds. Device screen will be black and iTunes will recognize device in recovery mode.

(27 Mar '14, 22:57) justinred ♦ justinred's gravatar image

If you want to reset your device, you MUST NEED TO RESTORE TO iOS 7.1!!!!!!!!!

  1. Download iFaith.
  2. Plug you device to your Computer.
  3. Run iFaith as Administrator.
  4. Click to "Use DFU Pwner (iREB)"
  5. Turn off your device.
  6. Then follow the instructions!!
  7. If you are ready, you'll see, your device screen is black.
  8. Close iFaith and open iTunes.
  9. You'll see your device in recovery mode.
  10. Click to restore and wait.
  11. You'll jailbreak your iOS 7.1 device tethered. Link here.

answered 30 Mar '14, 13:27

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edited 01 Apr '14, 09:25

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