How to Delete Evasion Jailbreak

Jailbreaking is, and has been for many years, very popular amongst iOS device users. Many users eagerly await each new jailbreak and install it a soon as it is released and they don’t like it when they have to go without. However, there will come a time when, for some reason or another, you may opt to remove a jailbreak from your device and there are those who are still running on Evasi0n for iOS 7 who are in that position now. You might ask why there are still people on such an old jailbreak – not everyone has one of the newer iOS devices and the older ones tend to be incompatible with later iOS versions and with jailbreaks. The main reasons for removing a jailbreak include instability or that you are selling your device and want to clean it up first.

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Whatever your reasons for wanting to remove the Evasi0n Jailbreak there are three ways to do it:

How to Uninstall Evasi0n :

Method 1 – Removing the App Icon :

  1. Locate the Evasi0n app icon on your home screen
  2. Tap and hold the icon until it begins to wiggle
  3. Look for the “cross” at the corner of the icon and tap on it delete_evasion2evasi0n
  4. A screen will pop up, tap on Delete  delete_evasion1evasi0n

Video : Above process explained step by step

Method 2 – Using Cydia Impactor :

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If you haven’t heard of Cydia Impactor before, it is a powerful and popular way of removing a jailbreak from your iOS device without using iTunes and without upgrading you to the latest version of the iOS firmware. In other words, you will stay on the same iOS version that you were on when you applied the jailbreak in the first place.  Cydia Impactor will remove Cydia and all elements of the jailbreak from your iPhone or iPad leaving it clean and with no clue that a jailbreak was ever on there.  Follow the steps in our tutorial on how to use Cydia Impactor [ext link]

Method 3 – Using iTunes :

This is the most popular method to remove Evasi0n from your iOS device and also the easiest. Not only does this remove Cydia and all traces of the jailbreak, it will restore your iPhone to the latest version of the iOS firmware.

Supported Devices :

This applies to the following iPhone, all of which can still run on iOS 7 and Evasi0n:

  • iPhone 5C
  • iPhone 5S
  • iPhone 5
  • iPhone 4S
  • iPhone 4
  • iPhone 3GS

How to Delete Evasi0n using iTunes :

The very first thing you must do before you use iTunes to restore your iPhone is back up the data that is on it:

  1. Connect your Phone to your computer using your cable
  2. Open iTunes itunes ios 8
  3. Click the Device Summary for the specific device
  4. Look for backup and click on Back Up Now itunes backup ios 10
  5. Your iPhone data will be backed up to your PC or Mac
  6. You can also use iCloud to make a secondary backup

The next step is to download iOS 9 [ latest available iOS ] for the latest version of iTunes. Remember where you saved it and then.

  1. Keeping your iPhone connected to your PC, open iTunes again
  2. Go back to the Device Summary for the iPhone connected
  3. Hold the SHIFT key on your computer keyboard [ ALT key if you are using a Mac]  and then click on Restore at the same time in iTunes itunes restore
  4. Find the IPSW you downloaded and click on it ios 10 ipsw
  5. Follow the onscreen instructions to let iTunes restore your iPhone to the latest version of the iOS
  6. When it has finished your iPhone will reboot onto the new firmware and you can restore your data and your files from your backup

Please note that you can only restore in this way to an iOS version that is still being signed. Let us know how you get on and subscribe to our newsletter to get up to the minute tips like this one. You can also follow us on Facebook



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