Reset jailbroken iphone without updating
If all of your photos aren't in Apple's Photos app, for example, they won't be saved when you do the restore.If you want a backup of your Cydia apps as well, you will need to install a backup app from Cydia and run it.If you used i Tunes to back up your i Phone, click the "Restore" button under i Tunes' Info tab to restore it when the backup is finished.If you decided not to use a backup, or if you used i Cloud to back up the i Phone, launch "Settings," select "General," then "Reset" and then "Reset all Content and Settings." Once everything is erased, you're prompted to restore from your backup, either on i Tunes or i Cloud, or to set up the i Phone as a new device.
In order to use this method you will need to have Open SSH installed on your device. If you can then make sure you back up your device before using this tool. Connect your device to the computer using the USB cable and make sure i Tunes is not running. Do not disconnect or use your device during the process.If you've come to the decision that jailbreaking isn't for you, you can come back to Apple's fold simply by restoring your i Phone.There's no need to manually delete the jailbreak apps you installed because the procedure deletes everything from the i Phone, returning the device to Apple's factory settings.However if your device has a software problem, which makes it inevitable for you to restore it then you will lose your jailbreak if you do it through i Tunes.To help users who are having such a problem a tool called Semi Restore 7 has been released.