iPhone Remove Jailbreak

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by iRift, Nov 5, 2014.

  1. iRift macrumors newbie

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    Germany
    #1
    Hi guys!

    I am thinking about jailbreak my iPhone.
    If I do so and maybe in some months a iOS 8.2 will be released and I want to update. Have I to delete/wipe everything or can I make u backup and update without jailbreak?
    Would it be possible to update without data loss when a jailbreak is out for a newer iOS version? Or do jailbreakers stuck on a iOS version?
     
  2. Syndicate0017 macrumors 6502

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    #2
    You can just update through iTunes but it is not recommended. Your other space will be populated with all your jailbreak data and it is much better to start from a clean restore (no backups unless you have a pre-jail broken one). You "can" do it, it's just advised against. And obviously updating will make you lose your jailbreak.
     
  3. Applejuiced macrumors Westmere

    Applejuiced

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    #3
    Do a backup.
    Then plug in to itunes and hit restore.
    It will bring it up the latest stock ios version. Then you can restore from backup and put all your stuff back.
     

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