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Old 07-04-2009, 04:25 AM
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Originally Posted by eaglesteve View Post
I believe that when you do a restore (rather than update) of firmware it would erase all the data as well.

But to make sure, after restore, go into your iPhone's settings>general>reset and choose the second item (Erase All Contents and Settings). It will ask you for the lockscreen password to confirm.
Thanks eaglesteve! I just found that setting as well.

FYI for everyone else, doing a RESTORE does NOT delete account info and personal data. Your Apple Account login (not password) and phone number are still embeded. Those must be removed manually. Also, the "erase all content and settings" is the other mandatory set in the process, as eaglesteve mentioned.

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