Here we are going to let you know specially to the new iPhone and iPad users, that how to reset iOS gadgets to factory settings just like Android. iOS does let you to restore to factory settings and in fact, offers more reset features than a simple, blanket reset.
Have a look at all the reset options you find in iOS 7 in this short beginner tutorial and what each option does.
To be able to totally reset your device’s configurations (whether it’s a limited totally reset or a whole totally reset to factory defaults), you have to go over to General settings.
Go to Settings → General → Reset.
You’ll discover these following options:
- Reset All Settings
- Erase All Content & Settings
- Reset Network Settings
- Reset Keyboard Dictionary
- Reset Home Screen Layout
- Reset Location & Privacy
Erase All Content & Settings: If a finish reset is your night strategy, eliminating all content and settings is the choice you are looking for. One tap and all applications, app information, images and everything goes down the strain. You can, of course, recover it back with a back-up or from iCloud. This option making iDevice the “new” one. Furthermore, this is the option you should produce when you are selling your gadget.
Reset All Settings: This is the reset you are looking for when you want to reset to factory settings without losing data. Your data will not be erased in this reset but it absolutely wipes out all changes in the settings, stored passwords for Wi-fi and manually-configured network configurations.
Reset Network Settings: As the name indicates, it only reset the network configurations. At the returning, it is predicted that resetting network settings will also flushes caches and any scraps of network data. When your Wi-fi is not operating as designed, it is best to use this reset.
Reset Keyboard Dictionary: iOS’s dictionary learns terms as you type. Of course, it botches up trying to appropriate a lot of what you type (which can be converted off). When turning off this option, the dictionary quickly fills up up with terms you type and suggestions are provided. You can obvious this list with keyboards dictionary reset.
Reset Home Screen Layout: Trying to determine where that app is (amidst a variety of all applications you have)? May be you should let your iOS system reset the home screen structure so you can get to the app quicker. Also, this starts over the dock icons to the standard ones.
Reset Location & Privacy: If you have modified Privacy Settings previously, or if you have improved the Location Services values, then you can reset it returning to the manufacturer establishing here. This allows in recalibration of climate, visitors information and of course making sure that comfort changes are also returning to factory settings.
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