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Restoring I pad


iMore Question

will restoring I pad delete photos videos etc ?

How can this be avoided


New member
Jan 14, 2011
If you restore it to new like out of the box new then yes although you make a backup. Are the pics and videos etc are on your computer? if the answer is YES and once you restore your iPad simply sync them back. If they are not now is the time to to an iCloud backup.