My iPhone was reset during an iOS 8 update and is in recovery mode. Is all data lost?


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Hi, I accidentally started an ios8 update...and in the re-boot, it stalled. I turned it off. turned it back on. It went into infinite loop. I put it in recovery. I have an iphone 5 in ios7 (it is NOT jailbroken). I cannot force exit recovery in Tiny Umbrella. Is there a way to save my photos and videos before I restore using iTunes. Please help!


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Oct 22, 2010
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Re: my iphone was reset during ios8 update - is in recovery mode, is all data lost?

If there's no backup to restore, and you weren't syncing to iCloud, then it's quite possible you lost data.