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How to Exit DFU Mode on iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch

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2023-04-23
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    What Does iPhone DFU Mode Mean?

    DFU (Device Firmware Update) mode is a deep recovery mode that helps to fix various iOS system issues and restore the device to factory settings. It works on any mode of iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. However, it’s a last resort solution and is distinctly different from Recovery Mode. Recovery mode activates the bootloader on iOS. DFU mode just wipes everything on your device and restarts from scratch.

    Method 1. Force Restart Your iPhone

    iPhone Models How to do
    iPhone 8 and later, iPhone SE(2nd generation)
    • Press and the release the Volume Up button.
    • Press and the release the Volume Down button.
    • Hold the side button until the Apple logo appears, release quickly.
    iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
    • Press the Power button and Volume Down button simultaneously.
    • Keep holding until the Apple logo appears.
    iPhone SE (1st generation), iPhone 6, or earlier
    • Press the Power button and Home button simultaneously.
    • Keep holding both buttons until you see the Apple logo.

    Method 2. Use iTunes to Exit DFU Mode

    Step 1. Launch iTunes on your computer. If you don’t have installed it yet, please go to here download.

    Step 2. Now connect your device to the computer.

    iPhone 8 and later, iPhone SE(2nd generation):

    • Press and quickly release the Volume Up button.
    • And then quick-press the Volume Down button.
    • After that, you need to long press and hold the Side Power button until the iPhone reboots.

    iPhone 7 and iPhone 7Plus: Please and hold the Side button and Volume Down button simultaneously to reboot the iPhone.

    iPhone SE (1st generation), iPhone 6, or earlier Press the Home button and the Power/ Sleep button at the same time about 10s until you see the device reboots.

    Step 3. Immediately press the Power button and wait for your iOS device to restart. At this point, your device is completely out of DFU mode.

    Method 3. Get out of DFU Mode using FixGo

    iToolab FixGo, a professional iOS system repair tool, provides the ability to fix stuck iOS issues such as:

    • iPhone stuck in DFU Mode
    • iPhone stuck in Recovery Mode and won’t restore
    • iPhone sStuck on Apple logo
    • iPhone won’t turn on or frozen
    • iPhone loaging screen
    • iPhone stuck in bootloop
    • iphone stuck on install now

    Step 1. Install and launch iToolab FixGo on your computer. And select “Fix iOS System – Standard Mode”.

    fixgo guide - select standard mode to fix

    Step 2. Connect your device to the computer and click the “Fix Now” button to get started.

    fixgo guide - start to fix

    Step 3. At this point, the program will guide you through the installation of the latest firmware.

    fixgo guide - install ios firmware

    Step 4. Once you’ve installed the firmware, it will begin to fix the problem with your device.

    fixgo guide - fixing iphone dfu mode

    Your device will be restarted, and you will be able to verify that it has come out of the DFU mode.

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    • Avatar nika says:

      iphone locked

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      hi my iphone lock on appel id i forget it

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    • Avatar avery says:

      iphone is activation locked.

      • Paul Jones Paul Jones says:

        Hi avery, what’s your iPhone model? iToolab UnlockGo can remove iCloud activation lock from iPhone 5s-iPhone X running iOS 12.0-16.7.

    • Avatar Bob says:

      Hi there, is there any tool for an ipad pro 4th generation unlock? The issue is the locked to owner screen that blocks from using the ipad.

      • Paul Jones Paul Jones says:

        Hi Bob, our program can’t bypass iCloud on iPad Pro 4th generation. We suggest that you contact Apple support for help.

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      I got to pay and it wont work please help. I been doing this for about 3 days.

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      hows it going? i purchased itool lab in the beggining of november and the program umnlocked and bypassed the apple id but it wouldnt let me make phone calls. i talked with apple numerous tinmes and the wanted me to do a network rest but when i would it always locked up again and i would have to do it all over again, now i try to sign up to itool on my pc and it doesnt accept my activation code ….and i paid 39 dollars for this, plus i still cant use my iphone to call or text,

      • Paul Jones Paul Jones says:

        Hi Steven, after bypass iCloud activation lock, you won’t be able to make calls. If you restart or reset the device, you’ll be locked again. We have stated this on our website. And regarding your registration code, we’re unable to find out your order. Can you please give me your order number?

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      • Paul Jones Paul Jones says:

        Hi ИВАН, our program iToolab UnlockGo can’t bypass iPhone locked to owner/iCloud activation lock on iPhone 12 Pro Max right now.

        • Avatar PIERO says:

          IPHONE 12 PROMAX BLOQUEADO EN ICLOUD, LA APP ITOOLAB DICE “NO SOPORTA DISPOSITIVO CON VERSION 17.4” QUE PUEDO HACER??

          • Paul Jones Paul Jones says:

            Hi PIERO, iToolab UnlockGo can bypass iCloud on iPhone 5s-X running iOS 12.0-16.7. There is no reliable third-party program can bypass iCloud on iPhone 12 running iOS 17.4. We suggest that you contact Apple support for help.

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      I purchased iToolab, both UnlockGo and FixGo. I have tried to restart the iPad 7th Generation to Bypass the Apple ID, nothing seems to work. When it restarts, it requests for the Apple ID and Password. It says iPad Locked To Owner.

      • Paul Jones Paul Jones says:

        Hi Lawrence, we didn’t find any order under your email address. Can you please send an email to our support center? According to your description, you want to bypass iCloud activation lock on your iPad 7th generation. iToolab UnlockGo can bypass iCloud on your device. We have stated on our website that your device will be locked again if you restart or reset it.

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      • Paul Jones Paul Jones says:

        Hi mohd, you can try iToolab UnlockGo iPhone Unlocker. It can help you remove screen passcode, bypass iPhone locked to owner/iCloud activation lock, sign out of the current Apple ID without password and more.

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