Wednesday, February 4, 2015

How to Delete iPhone SMS, Contacts, Photos Data without Restore?

“please help me! last night i downloaded the io8 update to my 4s iphone and now its stuck on *connect to itunes* when i tried to it said i cant download the update without restoring my phone. can i somehow do it with our erasing my things?”--Ask by tayfromthebay in

Are you getting ready to sell your old iPhone, or give it to a friend? Was your iPhone lost or stolen and you want to keep sensitive personal information out of the wrong hands? Follow this guide to completely erase and reset your iPhone, even when you can't find it.

erase everything on iphone without restore
It is really necessary to erase everything on iPhone permanently before you selling it on eBay because you will never know who will get your iPhone and what he will do with your private data. Since restoring the device to factory settings is useless, why not use a professional iPhone Data Eraser software. With this data eraser for iPhone tool, you can easily wipe contacts, SMS, phone numbers, user names, passwords, emails and many more from iPhone 6/5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS directly without restore.

Below is the detailed guide showing you how to erase everything on iPhone without restore by using iPhone Data Eraser tool:

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Wipe iPhone Data Without Restore - Delete all files on your iPhone permanently
An advanced technique to erase all contents /files from iPhone, a more secure method than iPhone default factory reset. iPhone 6/5S/5/5C/5/4S/4 are well supported.You can delete contacts, SMS, phone numbers, user names, passwords, emails,ect on iPhone permanently

How to Delete All Data on iPhone without Restore?

Step 1 Run the iPhone Data Eraser on your computer

Download the .exe file from below download link and double-click the file to begin installation process. There is a built-in wizard guiding you through the entire process. After that, the software will be opened automatically and a shortcut will display on computer desktop.

Run the iPhone Data Eraser on your computer
Step 2 Connect iPhone to a PC and Select Right Earsing Option

Plug the iPhone to computer via USB cable. The program will detect the device once it was well connected. Then you can proceed to the next step. However, if the program can’t detect the device, please make sure iPhone USB driver and iTunes are installed properly on the computer.

Note: The program offers 4 erasing option for your different demands: "EXPRESS CLEANUP", "ERASE PRIVATE Data", "ERASE DELETED FILES" and "ERASE ALL DATA". You can select the appropriate option and give it a try. As we want to erase everything stored on the iPhone, so the first method is preferred in this case. Select Erase All Data from the sidebar, which leads to the next step.

Connect iPhone to a PC
Step 3 Start Analyzing and Scanning the Data on Your iPhone.

In this step, it will automatically analyze and scan all your deleted files in your iPhone device; generally it takes few minutes to complete the process depending on the file. After scanning – select the deleted data to view detailed information on the file.

Scanning the Data on Your iPhone
Step 4 Preview and Erase All your iPhone data

After scanning, all deleted data will be scanned out and presented as details, by default, all files will be selected. Unselect the files you wish to keep.

Start to Erase All your iPhone data
Step 5 Start Erasing Everything on iPhone

Input 'delete ' and click Start Button to confirm that you are going to erase all the data on the iPhone. Then the program starts erasing apps, music, videos, photo, contacts, SMS and other files stored on the device. It only takes a few minutes to complete the task.

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Tips: Before use this iPhone data eraser software to wipe all iPhone data,you can get them back any more.However,please remember backup your important contents from iPhone to computer,here,we recommend you use this iPhone backup software,which allows you transfer contacts,sms,photos,videos and other data to computer directly without data losing.

If your iPhone run slow,you can also use this iPhone data eraser software to  free up iPhone space, and make you iPhone device run more faster.


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  2. Deleting old data from a mobile phone was never so easy. Thanks for providing these tips and tricks for easily erasing our iphone before selling iphone to anyone.