TS1441: iPod displays "Use iTunes to restore" messageLearn about iPod displays "Use iTunes to restore" message
Currently Being ModeratedAug 4, 2013 8:18 PM (in response to trixie8669)
im trying to do this without losing data
Currently Being ModeratedAug 5, 2013 7:45 AM (in response to trixie8669)
You can't doi it without erasing the iPod. All yo can do is rstoe from backup. It is a very good security feature
Place the iOS device in Recovery Mode and then connect to your computer and restore via iTunes. The iPod will be erased.
If recovery mode does not work try DFU mode.
For how to restore:
To restore from backup see:
If you restore from iCloud backup the apps will be automatically downloaded. If you restore from iTunes backup the apps and music have to be in the iTunes library since synced media like apps and music are not included in the backup of the iOS device that iTunes makes.
You can redownload most iTunes purchases by: