How to Restore iPad without iTunes, Best Two Ways

How to Restore iPad without iTunes, Best Two Ways
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Get into some unknow trouble on your iPad? Here I would like to teach you 2 essential ways to restore iPad without iTunes.

"Well, I have this "new iPad" and tried to update it to iOS 10 without a developer account, so when it came up I couldn't step any forward from "connect to iTunes" while when I connect it to the iTunes give me no choice but to eject my device, what can I do about it?"

In fact, files may have been lost due to accidental deletion, viruses, damage, iPad crashing, loss of passwords or even theft. Besides, it may equally be lost in scenarios like iOS updates gone wrong or when restoring factory settings. Then your device may get stuck or unresponsive, so in this case, the easiest way is to restore your iPad without iTunes.

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Solution 1. Factory Reset iPad without iTunes via iCloud

Solution 2. Restore iPad Data without iTunes Backups through iOS Data Recovery


Solution 1. Factory Reset iPad without iTunes via iCloud


Step 1. Open iCloud.com on your computer.

Step 2. Sign into your iCloud account with Apple ID and password.


Step 3. Click on Find iPhone, it turns to a window of locations of all your devices which are logged on the same iCloud account and Find iPhone is enabled.



Step 4. Click All Devices at the top of the interface and select the device you want to restore.



Step 5. Click Erase iPad to wipes out all contents and settings.



Step 6. After the erasing process is complete, restore your iPad with iCloud backups.

Solution 2. Restore iPad Data without iTunes Backups through iOS Data Recovery

In addition to iCloud, here is another world-renowned expert in restoring iPads without iTunes which called iOS Data Recovery. It can retrieve stuff that is important, including something was accidentally wiped out or not. (Complicated with iOS 10 and iTunes 12.4)



Video guide to restore iPad without iTunes:


Step to restore iPad without iTunes:

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Step 1. Select a recovery mode


a. Download the program, choose on the command for "Recover from iTunes Backup File".

b. The iTunes backup recovery tool will then automatically detect all the files that you have backed up.

c. Choose whichever file(s) you need. (Note that this will depend on the day that they had been backed up.)



Step 2. Scan the Data

This is where the software sifts through all the data that has been backed up. After doing this, the data is categorized into photos and videos, messages and call logs, and memos and others. This process normally takes some time, and the best thing to do is to be patient as the scan runs.



Step 3. Restoring iPad without iTunes

Now you can begin to preview the files after all the data has been synthesized and categorized, and once you determined you can click a button at the bottom of the screen indicated as "Recover." And the selected files will be transferred directly to your device.

Note: Ensure you maintain its connection to the computer via a USB cable to successfully made an iPad restore without iTunes.

Tips: Selectively restore iPad without iTunes via iCloud

Compare with the Solution 1, this software also allows you to restore iPad via iCloud with three easier step.

Video guide to restore iPad without iTunes via iCloud:

Step 1. Select a Recovery Mode

Choose "Recover from iCloud Backup Files" Mode, and a window will then appear below it. You will be required to provide your iCloud credentials for a login - that is your account name and password.



Step 2. Download the Backup File

Once a successful login is achieved into your iCloud account, the software will start working. It will be able to collect all the files that are backed up there. Trace whatever files you need to recover and then select them. Here, you may once again use the search box for quicker access to your preferred files. Click upon the "Download" button.



Step 3. Recover Data from iCloud backup files

In the pop-up that will appear after that, you may choose whatever files you wish to extract. This will save on the time required to acquire the iCloud backup file, as it may be huge. Once this is accomplished, you may then proceed to scan the files. It will equally take a while, but it is necessary if you want iPad restore without iTunes.



Step 4. Selectively restore iPad without via iCloud backup


a. Once all the data has been availed, you may preview it in the different categories (include photos and videos, messages and call logs, among others.)

b. Select your preferred files then click on the "Recover to your Computer" button.

c. This button may alternatively show as "Recover to your device", and your iPad will restore without iTunes.

d. All your crucial data will be stored to your iPhone, iPad or iPod.



Note: Ensure your device remains connected to the computer via the USB cable for your iPad restore without iTunes.

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That's all, the software will help you restore your iPad without iTunes and recover your documents, pictures, call logs, messages, and other data that are important to you. Just try it to achieve this than to iPad restore without iTunes.

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