How to Put iPhone Into Recovery Mode

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 14 April, 2021

Summary

EelPhone OSFixit provides the free way to put iPhone into recovery mode with one click, but you should use it on computer, if you want to put iPhone in recovery mode without computer, use the buttons on iPhone if you can do it.


For iPhone users, recovery mode is well-known but maybe you don't know how to put your iPhone into recovery mode or even you don't know when you should put your iPhone into recovery mode. Get the most comprehensive tips about iPhone recovery mode, the most important is that only with one click you can put iPhone into recovery mode for free.

Part 1: What is iPhone Recovery Mode


Do you know how to check if your iPhone is in recovery mode? If the “connect to iTunes” logo appears on your iPhone, it means that your iPhone is in recovery mode, just follow the icon and connect your iPhone to computer and launch iTunes on computer.
put iPhone in recovery mode

Recovery mode is one iPhone status mode which makes iPhone updated or restored to the latest iOS version. So when iPhone has the software and app issues, you can use the recovery mode to update iOS system version and solve the software and app problems.

Note: You should know that if you restore your iPhone by putting iPhone into recovery mode, it's better to backup iPhone before getting iPhone into recovery mode, all data in iPhone will be erased after the restoration process.

In one word, iPhone recovery mode is the way to link iPhone and iTunes when you can't connect your iPhone to iTunes by the USB cable normally.

Part 2: When You Should Put iPhone into Recovery Mode


When you should put iPhone into recovery mode? We saved in the first part that when you can't link iPhone to iTunes with USB cable but you should use iTunes to restore a backup or restore iPhone to the latest iOS version, you should put iPhone into recovery mode so that you can link iPhone to iTunes.

The iTunes can't detect the iPhone even when you plug iPhone into computer using USB cable? Don't forget to trust the computer on iPhone and you should enter the apple id and apple id password to link iPhone to iTunes. After all, attempts but failed to link iPhone to iTunes, you should put iPhone into recovery mode.

1.Can't connect iPhone to iTunes
2.Can't restore from iPhone settings
3.Disable to update iPhone to the latest iOS version from settings
4.Wrong apple id and password to link iPhone to iTunes
5.iPhone system problem but you can still get into iPhone

All the moments when you should link your iPhone to iTunes manually, just put iPhone into recovery mode, you can use the buttons on iPhone to put iPhone into recovery mode or use EelPhone OSFixit to put iPhone into recovery mode with one click for free.

Part 3: How to Put Your iPhone in Recovery Mode With One Click for Free


It's difficult to enter recovery mode to use the buttons on iPhone, it's totally free to use EelPhone OSFixit to put iPhone into recovery mode with only one click.

1.No need for buttons on iDevice
2.Available on all iDevice:iPhone/iPad/iPod
3.With one click for the whole process


Step 1: Download EelPhone OSFixit to computer: windows or mac is OK, but you should get the right version according to the computer system.
put iPhone in recovery mode

Step 2: From the main interface of the tool after the installation, you can see “Enter/Exit Recovery Mode For Free”.
put iPhone in recovery mode

Precaution: you should install iTunes on your computer before using the feature to get iPhone into recovery mode for free. And you should know that it's only the way to enter or exit recovery mode, for iOS system problems, you should find other methods to fix iOS system problems.

From the main page, you can see that it's also the freeway to exit recovery mode when you don't know how to exit recovery mode after entering when your iPhone was in normal statue, once clicked on the free feature, your iPhone will get into recovery mode immediately, but when you iPhone in recovery mode, once linked to the tool and clicked on the free feather, your iPhone will exit recovery mode at once.

Part 4: How to Put iPhone in Recovery Mode Without Computer


But when the computer is unavailable, you want to put iPhone in recovery mode without computer, follow the steps below to put iPhone into recovery mode with the buttons on iPhone.

iDevice with the Home Button
For iPhone/iPad/iPod with the home button, just hold the Home and Power buttons at the same time for a few seconds, when the “connect to iTunes” icon appears on iDevice, it means that your iPhone is in recovery mode with success.

iDevice without home button
Hold the Power and the Volume down buttons at the same time, within a few seconds, when the “connect to iTunes” icon appears on iPhone, it means that your iDevice got into recovery mode with success.

You've put iPhone into recovery mode with success! It's free to use the EelPhone OSFixit to put iPhone into recovery mode with one click, without a computer, use the buttons to get iPhone into recovery mode.

But when your iPhone stuck in recovery mode, you should turn to the standard mode on the OSFixit to fix iPhone stuck on recovery mode without losing data.


Alex Scott

This article was updated on 12 May, 2021