1. mikey992's Avatar
    im new to jailbreaking an had a question before i begin- if i want to go back ot normal would i have to restore it as new system? can it be just restor from backup and have all my apps n everything? is ther any danger to restoring over n over?
    12-09-2009 07:02 PM
  2. mikey992's Avatar
    this help would be appreciated great..
    12-09-2009 10:03 PM
  3. big9erfan's Avatar
    It's best to restore as new. While you can restore from a backup, there are modified files from a jailbreak that may stick around and you might have issues. A reysnc will put all your Apps and contacts back.
    12-09-2009 11:38 PM
  4. mikey992's Avatar
    so restore as new then restore from backup.. got it.
    what if i back up my iphone while its jailbroken? does any of that stuff get backed up? any of those settings stick there if i sync with itunes? causing me to restart all over again?
    12-10-2009 01:21 AM
  5. big9erfan's Avatar
    No. Restore as new, then sync. It is best to NOT restore from backup when removing a jailbreak.
    12-10-2009 01:54 AM
  6. mikey992's Avatar
    ok never restore from backup at all in any case? is there a way to avoid jailbreak apps that would leave digital residue?
    12-10-2009 02:43 AM
  7. big9erfan's Avatar
    You CAN restore from a backup but it is not recommended especially if you may be having problems with your device.
    12-10-2009 04:00 AM
  8. mikey992's Avatar
    well i mean ive been having fun with the jailbreaking but i kind of want to go back to normal at least until i know exactly what to do. so far im a newb as u can see and want to maybe read some more on this stuff before i keep it on here. thats why i want to restore from a backup.

    i havent connected to my computer since the kailbreak, kind of wanted to just screw around a bit. im not having any problems at all jus want to take the jailbreak off until further notice.

    would that be okay for my phone? n if i have a change of hart later down the roadd wuold it be bad idea to jailbreak again?
    12-10-2009 04:10 AM
  9. Bashy's Avatar
    Why would you want to go back to the boring pre jailbroken Iphone ;-)
    12-10-2009 06:19 AM
  10. mikey992's Avatar
    i dont know. i like ir simplw. and what if somethin screws up later?
    12-10-2009 02:55 PM