Hard reset?

  1. Rugaby

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    If I hold the lock key and home button for ten seconds will I lose any data? I believe this is called a hard reset or a respring maybe ?
    Thanks


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  2. Kadelic

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    You will not lose any data doing a hard reset. Hold both buttons until you see the Apple logo.


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  4. Rugaby

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    Thank you. Thought so but didn't want to do it to the kids phone and lose everything an have to listen to that forever lol


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  5. iNinja

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    Thats called a soft reset isn't it? A hard reset is a restore, IIRC and that will loose data! ;)
     
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  7. iNinja

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    haha, im just joking around. I have no idea whats right. :)
     
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  8. EverythingApple

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    This is a hard reset. Hard reset and restore are different.

    Just make sure you sync the iPhone ever so often, so there's a backup.


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  9. phsycology

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    This is a hard reset, and a soft reset is shutting down the phone normally and then turning it back on.
     
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