Master reset: Apple iPhone 6

Learn how to master reset the Apple iPhone 6 using the menu or hardware keys.




Master reset from settings menu

  1. Back up data on the internal memory.
  2. If Apple FMiP Activation Lock is enabled, you will need access to the internet to complete these steps.
  3. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  4. Tap General.
  5. Tap Reset.
  6. Tap desired option:
    • Reset All Settings
    • Erase All Content and Settings
      • Use this option for master reset.
    • Reset Network Settings
      • This will delete any saved Wi-Fi profiles.
    • Reset Keyboard Dictionary
    • Reset Home Screen Layout
    • Reset Location & Privacy
  7. Type in the device password if prompted.
  8. Confirm selection.



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