How to Restore a Disabled iPhone Using 3uTools?

Problem Description:

If you enter the wrong passcode on an iOS device many times, your iDevice will be locked out and a message will show you that the iDevice is disabled. Unless you made a backup before you this operation, there is no way to save your iDevice’s data. enter image description here


This tutorial is mainly about how to restore a disabled iPhone using 3uTools.

Warm prompt:

  • If the disabled iPhone is in Normal Mode, 3uTools can not detect it, so please enter your iPhone in Recovery mode/DFU mode before flash.
  • If your iPhone is disabled, you can not back up the data on the iPhone.
  • This method can not bypass the iCloud lock.

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to PC using the USB cable, put your iDevice into Recovery/DFU mode so that 3uTools can detect it. Download link: enter image description here

Step 2: Click “Flash & JB" → Easy flash” → select the available iOS firmware for your iPhone→ click “Flash”.

Note: Do not select “ Retain User’s Data While Flashing”.

Step 3: 3uTools will automatically download the firmware and flash your iPhone, you just need to wait until this process ends. Besides, please keep a good connection between your iPhone and PC. enter image description here

Step 4: After this process is completed, please activate your iDevice using 3uTools or manually.