When it becomes very difficult for the ipad user to update/ recover then the recovery mode of ipad aids in restoration or any update using computer.

To put the ipad in recovery mode follow the easy steps below:

Recovery mode for iPad pro with face-id (2018 & 2020 edition)

As the ipad pro 2018 bears no home button, follow the steps below for the recovery mode.

  1. Hold on the wake/sleep & volume-up/volume-down button together until power off slide appears on the screen. Slide it to get your ipad pro turn-off.
  2. Hold on your wake/sleep button while connecting it to your PC. To do until you see recovery-mode on your display.

Recovery mode for iPad, iPad air, iPad mini & earlier iPad pro (2017 & before 2017)

As the ipad, ipad air, ipad mini & earlier ipad pro bears home button, follow the steps below for the recovery mode.

  1. Power off your iPad by holding on the power-button till you see the slider of power off appears on your screen. Slide it off.
  2. Press&hold the home-button while making connection to your PC using usb. Make sure that itunes is running on your PC already.
  3. Hold this until you see the message of recovery mode in ipad is detected.

***Macos Mojave 10.14 & earlier, all windows pcs uses itunes. Macos catalina 10.15 or later uses mac finder instead of itunes.***


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