At some point when your iPhone gets stuck at DFU mode, recovery mode, or disabled after entering incorrect password too many times,
Fortunately for you, there are other ways you can format your iPhone without having to use iTunes.
Download iOS System Recovery to your personal computer.
Download the iOS System Recovery on your personal computer, then launch it and choose ‘iOS System Recovery’. Have your iPhone device connected to your personal computer with a USB cable, in a situation where your iPhone is in a recovery mode, the program will detect that your device is in an abnormal state, simply click on Confirm to continue. But in the situation where your iPhone is disabled, click on Advanced mode to continue.
Afterward, then you will have to follow the instruction to put your device in DFU mode. But if you didn’t choose the Advance mode, follow the instruction to enter Recovery mode on your iPhone. You will have to skip this step if your device is stuck at recovery mode or DFU. Then confirm your device name, the model of your iPhone.
Ensure that the information about your device is correct. Proceed to click on repair, the program will download the firmware that suits your iPhone, based on the information you have provided. Definitely, after the program has completed the downloading process your iPhone will be fixed.
Note: Absolutely, if you restore your disabled iPhone in Advanced mode, all the data on your device will be all gone after resetting your device. You can get your iPhone out of recovery mode, click on the apple logo screen, black screen in regular mode, and all data will be okay on your device.
Use FonePaw iPhone Data Recovery
When you accidentally delete important data on your iPhone you can use FonePaw iPhone Data Recovery to recover your lost data. FonePaw iPhone Data Recovery can restore data selectively from iPhone Backup, it can also be used to recover all kinds of files in a situation when your iPhone is locked, lost frozen or is it damaged with water.
It works with iPhone running on the recent iOS from 11 upwards..
For you to use this method, download and
Note: That if your iPhone has an iTunes backup, you can click on the option “Recover from iTunes Backup File” to restore the iPhone from iTunes backups without using iTunes.
However, if your iPhone has been backed up to iCloud, you can restore iPhone from iCloud by simply imputing your Apple ID and password in “Recover from iCloud File” mode.
All your iPhone data will be scanned on your personal computer, you can pause or stop the scanning processing at any point you want. Afterward, you will see that all your iPhone files will be listed in categories. Click on the data you will like to recover, then click on the recover button to save all the marked files to your personal computer.
Use Tenorshare ReiBoot
On any occasion that your iPhone was stuck on DFU mode, Recovery mode, or Apple logo before then Tenorhare ReiBoot is a solution to such a situation. More so, it was originally designed to exit Recovery mode on iOS devices, but now it is capable of updating iOS software and also fixing possible stucking issues your iPhone device can encounter during or after the update.
The Tenorshare ReiBoot software is very smooth and easy to use. All you need to do to restore your iPhone from recovery mode is click on Recovery mode option and your iPhone will reboot.
The fix all iOS stuck option allows you to fix your iPhone stuck on apple logo or boot lop. Besides you can also update the operating system to iOS 11 without you losing your data.
Dr. Fone for iOS is a far-reaching portable mobile restore and manage tool that oversees all you need for your iPhone or for recovering of data like contacts from backup. In a situation where you do not need the full functionality of Dr. Fone, you can just click on repair only to get this job done. But it will suggest to you to keep the full version in case of unforeseen circumstances.
All the above mention methods are good choices you can choose from to restore your iPhone without using iTunes.