No "Restore" button on iTunes, need help

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by ViPa, Apr 18, 2012.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    Dec 4, 2007
    So I'm running iOS 5.0 unlocked/jailbroken by redsn0w. I called AT&T and had them unlock my phone. All I want to do is restore my iPhone so it'll be "legitimately" unlocked. (i dont care for it being jailbroken)

    The problem is that the option to restore on my itunes isn't highlighted, and i cant click it. I also tried to upgrade to 5.1 through the iphone itself, but it errors out

    please help! thanks
  2. macrumors G4


    Mar 16, 2009
    The Jailbreak Community
    Put it in DFU mode and plug it into iTunes
    Should trigger the restore pop up
  3. thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Dec 4, 2007
  4. macrumors Nehalem


    Apr 16, 2008
    At the iPhone hacks section.
    I never heard of a no restore button in itunes.
    Also when you're JB you cannot do an OTA update. It will give you an error.

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