How to Fix iPad Stuck in Recovery Mode

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 18 March, 2020

Summary

iPad mini/air/pro stuck on recovery mode and won't restore, or iPad stuck on connect to iTunes screen, it's same. iPad recovery mode can fix some iPad system problems, but if iPad stuck in recovery mode or iPad won't go into recovery mode with iTunes, use Eelphone iOS System Repair to fix iPad stuck in recovery mode or put iPad enter/exit recovery mode for free with it, get more detailed tips from the article below.


For iOS device users, iOS system problems appear from time to time, and the first tip to fix iPad system problems is recovery mode, put iPad into recovery mode can fix iPad black/white screen, fix iPad stuck on apple logo or iPad won't turn on and turn off...considering recovery mode to fix iPad system problems at first, it's free.

But in the case that iPad won't get into recovery mode with iTunes or iPad stuck in recovery mode but won't restore, the most effective method is still Eelphone iOS System Repair, from which we can fix iPad stuck in recovery mode, and also has the feather to make iPad enter or exit recovery mode for free. Get all skills from the parts below.

Part 1: How to Put iPad Into Recovery Mode with iTunes-Free


As we inferred above, we can put iPad into recovery mode to fix iPad system problems, generally, we can use put iPad into recovery mode with the help of iTunes. So when iPad went black, iPad won't turn on, iPad stuck on apple logo, or when iPad frozen and bricked, make iPad into recovery mode by linking iPad to iTunes.

Step 1: Charge iPad for long time if power poor, make sure that iPad has enough power during the whole process. And then download the latest version iTunes on computer, if already have, update to the latest iTunes version at the first of all. Don't launch iTunes.
Step 2: Connect iPad to computer via USB cable, and then launch iTunes, force restart iPad by pressing and holding on Power and Home button at the same time, when Apple logo appears on iPad, release Power button but still hold on Home button.
Step 3: Release Home button when connect to iTunes screen appears on iPad, now your iPad is in recovery mode.
iPad Recovery Mode

When iPad in recovery mode, iTunes will detect iPad automatically, from iTunes, pops the screen that Restore or Update, update iPad to the latest iOS version will fix iPad system problems, if can't, we should restore iPad bu tapping on Restore button.
Note: Update iPad won't erase data on iPad, but if we restore iPad from iTunes, all data and settings on iPad will be erased, if without backup, it's not a good way to fix iPad system problems, if have backup files, click on Restore to fix iPad system problems without hesitation. And then force restart iPad by pressing and holding on Power button to make iPad exit recovery mode.
But if iPad won't go into recovery mode with iTunes, Eelphone iOS System Repair has the feather to make iPad enter/exit recovery mode for free and with ease. When iPad into recovery mode, you can restore from iTunes.

Part 2: What to Do When iPad Won't Go Into Recovery Mode With iTunes-Free


With iTunes, when we press and hold on Home and Power buttons to force restart iPad, but no apple logo appears even launched iTunes. Use the free feather on Eelphone iOS System Repair. Put iPad into recovery mode to fix iPad system problems with the help of Eelphone tool.


Step 1: Free download Eelphone iOS System Repair tool, and launch it after the installation. From the home page of Eelphone, click on Enter/Exit recovery mode feather from below.
Enter recovery mode

Step 2: Connect iPad to computer via USB cable, and click on Enter recovery mode button to put iPad into recovery mode.
Enter recovery mode


Keep connection when the repair tool take iPad into recovery mode, if you want to put iPad into restore mode to fix iPad system problems, we should also the help of iTunes or finder, launch iTunes /finder on computer when iPad in recovery mode, from the popping window, click on Upload or Restore to fix iPad system problems.
It's better to backup iPad before restoring iPad from iTunes, if it can't, and you don't want to lose data on iPad but should still fix iPad system problems, turn to part 3.

Part 3: How to Fix iPad Stuck in Recovery Mode-Effective


But recovery mode can't fix all iPad system problems, and when iPad stuck on recovery mode and won't restore from iTunes, or upload iPad to the latest iOS version can't fix iPad system problems, you don't like restore iPad to fix iPad system problem with all data loss, turn to Eelphone iOS System Repair, use the standard mode on it to fix iPad stuck in recovery mode or other iPad system problems.


Step 1: Download EelPhone iOS System Repair tool on computer at the first of all, launch it after the installation. From the home page of EelPhone, click on Standard Mode on the left to fix iPad stuck in recovery mode and other iPad system problems without losing data.
How to get iPad out of recovery mode

Step 2: Connect iPad to computer via USB cable, and then the tool will detect iPad version automatically, check the iPad iOS version, if incorrect, change it manually. Click on Download button to download data package.
How to get iPad out of recovery mode

Step 3: When data package downloaded on computer, extract data package to iPad, and then click on Start to Fix button to fix iPad stuck in recovery mode without losing data.
How to get iPad out of recovery mode

Just wait and keep connection during the fixing process. Usually, we can use standard mode to fix iPad stuck in recovery mode, if it can't get iPad out of recovery mode. return to the home page, use advanced mode to get iPad out of recovery mode.



Alex Scott

This article was updated on 01 April, 2020