Do you have iPhone? If yes, then there might be times when you would have thought of resetting your iPhone without losing your device’s data. Whenever, your iPhone troubles you, you have the option of resetting it to solve the problem. If your device behaves strangely or runs slower than before, speed it up with different troubleshooting ideas.
In this article, we can share a few ways via which you can prevent data loss and fix your device issues with resetting.
Soft Reset your iPhone First and Then Go Further.
Well, before moving to any other solution. You can resolve this issue with soft resetting and without losing any data. If you perform a reset it can fix a lot of problems like speed up your iPhone and unresponsiveness issues, etc. Here are the following steps of doing a soft reset in the iPhone. Have a look
Step 1: Off your iPhone
This is for iPhone, X, XR/11. Keep pressing the sleep or wake button and also the volume down button. After this, your screen will display “slide to power off”. In some older versions of the iPhone, it can be shut down by pressing and holding the wake button.
Step 2: The sliding right will power off the switch.
Step 3: Restart your iPhone again after waiting for a while.
In iPhone’s other versions like 11 or XR series, hold the side button to power on the iPhone, and the Apple logo will appear.
The Second Method of Resolving the Trouble is Resetting the iPhone without any Data Loss.
- If your iPhone is not reacting and responding as it should do then there is a practical solution to fix it which is to force reset the iPhone. With different and changing iPhone models, this forceful reset is also different in various models. As in iPhone 8 or X, XR, 11, it can be done by pressing and releasing up the volume button.
- In case of iPhone 7 plus and iPhone 7, press the volume down button along with the wake button and release as the apple logo appears on screen.
- Press the wake and home buttons together in the case of the iPhone 6.
Third method: How to factory Reset iPhone without any Data Loss.
The last solution to fix iPhone is factory resetting it by taking care of the data. If you have, which is obvious, you will be having iCloud tunes or iTunes, then back it up. If you did not back up your present data, it can get wiped out from your phone. So, the wise one will save and take a backup of current data. It is always recommended to use iCloud out of security as it backs up your data. Furthermore, you can use iTunes too to restore your iPhone and enhance its speed. Here are the steps on how to do it.
Keep your iPhone’s data in iCloud
If you have made your mind to reset the phone, throw the data into a safe place i.e, iCloud. When you move the data to iCloud, you can breathe a sigh of relief because you don’t have to worry about data loss.
Step 1: Connect your Apple device to good internet or WIFI.
Step 2: Tap settings on IOS and then go to iCloud and from there to backup. (It could be storage instead of backup).
Step 3: Ensure you have turned on the iCloud backup. There you will see the backup now option. Click on that.
Reset your Apple Device Slowly with Ease
Follow the below steps to let this process happen slowly.
Step1: Tap reset by following this Settings> general> reset.
Step2: Do reset all the settings by choosing reset mode.
Now after resetting the iPhone, this is the time to back up the iCloud. There are two methods of doing that either by directly resetting the iCloud or by using iPhone recovery software.
Step 1: Tap on the Settings option and from there go to iCloud and Storage.
(Additional note: In some iPhone devices, you will find backup instead of storage.
Step 2: Choose the backup to restore by managing the storage on iCloud
Step3: It will take some time till the backup process is complete.
Restore Selective Data from iCloud
- Choose to recover the selected data from iCloud.
- Wait and have patience, find all the data and get done with scanning.
- As you see, the data restore the data which you specifically want. You can even specify one folder and save that.
In this guide, we tried to show you step by step guide on how to reset your iPhone. However, don’t forget to take a backup which is necessary if you don’t want your important data to get wiped out.