User Guide: How to Fix iOS/tvOS Issues without Data Loss

TunesKit iOS System Recovery for Windows is a well-designed iOS repair tool dedicated to saving you from various iOS or tvOS issues, such as the iPhone recovery mode, white Apple logo, black screen, iPhone boot loop, iOS update failure, as well as various Apple TV problems, etc. Thanks to this smart iOS system recovery software, you don't need to ask for help from technical specialist but easily get your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch/Apple TV back to normal all by yourself.

Now simply follow this complete user guide to see how to fix your iOS devices without any data loss under the help of TunesKit iOS System Recovery for Windows in a few clicks only.

1. Standard Mode: Recover iOS/tvOS to Normal with No Data Loss

Step 1

Connect iPhone/iPad/iPod/Apple TV to PC

connect idevice

First of all, launch TunesKit iOS System Recovery for Windows on your computer. Then connect the iOS device or Apple TV to PC via the USB cable. Wait till it's detected.

Then click "Start" button to move forward. In the next window, choose the "Standard Mode" and "Next". You'll be asked to select the device model you've connected. Then follow the instructions from the interface and put your device into DFU mode. After that, click "Next" button.

choose repair mode

Note: If your device is broken and cannot be put into recovery mode/DFU mode manually, you can simply click the "Enter Recovery Mode" or "Exit Recovery Mode" in the main interface of TunesKit to put your iOS device into/out of recovery mode.

Step 2

Download Firmware Package

confirm firmware package

Here it will download the firmware package matched to your device. Before that, you are suggested to confirm that the device info is correct, including the model version, iOS version, etc. You can correct it if there's anything wrong. Otherwise, click the "Download" button at the bottom right and it will start downloading and verifying the firmware.

download firmware
Step 3

Begin to Recover the iOS/tvOS System

start recovering ios

When the firmware has been downloaded successfully, simply click the "Repair" button and the program will automatically begin to fix the device as expected. Please keep your device connected before the fixing process totally completes. Otherwise, the device might become bricked.

2. Advanced Mode: Fix More Complicated iOS/tvOS Issues (Erase All Data)

Step 1

Connect the Device to Computer

connect ios device

After openning TunesKit iOS System Recovery, plug your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch/Apple TV into the computer using the USB cable. Once it's detected, click the "Start" button and choose the "Advanced Mode". Then put your device into DFU mode by following the instructions in the current window. If it's failed to enter the DFU mode, you can simply click the "Enter Recovery Mode" button from the welcome window to put your device into recovery mode with 1 click.

put device into dfu mode
Step 2

Start Downloading and Verifying Firmware

verify firmware

Now it will begin to download and verify the latest iOS firmware package matched to your device in order to fix the iOS or tvOS issues. Click the "Download" button if there's nothing wrong with the device info. Otherwise, you should correct it manually before starting the downloading process.

Step 3

Start to Fix the iOS/tvOS Issues on Your Device

start to fix ios

When the firmware package is downloaded, click the "Repair" button to let it begin to fix the iOS system for you. Don't pull out the device during the process to avoid any unexpected error.

repair ios

Video Tutorial: How to Fix iOS System Issues on Windows

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