Hi Brian,
I don't know what that is. I assume googling will turn something up. I posted 
it because of the changed instructions if you ever have to do a hard reset or 
whatever you want to call it.
Mary


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> On Sep 20, 2016, at 9:16 AM, brian albriton <autoharp...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi Mary. What is DF you mode? I'm not familiar with that term, all the best, 
> Brian
> 
>> On Sep 19, 2016, at 3:49 PM, Mary Otten <motte...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>> iPhone 7: How to force restart, enter Recovery Mode, and enter DFU mode
>> 9to5Mac  /  Jeff Benjamin
>> 
>> 
>> Since the Home button on iPhone 7 isn’t a mechanical button anymore, and is 
>> instead a capacitive solid-state button controlled by software, it’s no 
>> surprise that performing hard resets, entering recovery, and entering into 
>> DFU mode no longer works the same way on iPhone 7.
>> 
>> The good news is that you’ll only need to adopt a new button combination to 
>> perform each of these tasks. Have a look at our full video walkthrough, and 
>> we’ll show you how.
>> 
>> How to force restart iPhone 7
>> 
>> To force restart (hard reset) the iPhone 7, press and hold the Sleep/Wake 
>> button + Volume Down button for 10 seconds. Because of the Home button 
>> change, it’s been replaced by the Volume Down button during the process.
>> 
>> The side-effect to this method is that the Volume HUD appears on screen each 
>> time you wish to force restart the iPhone 7. Not a big deal, but not as 
>> “clean-looking” as in the past.
>> 
>> How to get into Recovery Mode on iPhone 7
>> 
>> Step 1: Connect your iPhone 7 to your Mac or PC with a Lightning to USB 
>> cable.
>> 
>> Step 2: Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button and the Volume Down button 
>> until the screen turns off. Continue holding the Sleep/Wake button + Volume 
>> Down button, even after you see the Apple logo appear.
>> 
>> Step 4: Release the Sleep/Wake + Volume Down button once you see the Connect 
>> to iTunes message appear on the iPhone 7’s screen.
>> 
>> Step 5: Launch iTunes, and you should see a message stating that “There is a 
>> problem with the iPhone that requires it to be updated or restored.”
>> 
>> Video tutorial
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Subscribe to our YouTube channel for more iPhone 7 videos
>> 
>> How to get into DFU mode on iPhone 7
>> 
>> Getting into DFU mode, as you can probably guess, also requires a change.
>> 
>> Step 1: Connect your iPhone 7 to your Mac or PC with a Lightning to USB 
>> cable.
>> 
>> Step 2: Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button and the Volume Down button 
>> simultaneously for 10 seconds.
>> 
>> Step 3: Release the Sleep/Wake button while continuing to hold the Volume 
>> Down button for 10 additional seconds. Unlike Recovery Mode, which presents 
>> a Connect to iTunes message on the screen, the iPhone 7’s screen will remain 
>> blank while in DFU mode.
>> 
>> Step 4: Launch iTunes, and you should see a message stating that “iTunes has 
>> detected an iPhone in recovery mode. You must restore this iPhone before it 
>> can be used with iTunes.”
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> The Volume Down button takes on an additional role on iPhone 7
>> 
>> How to exit Recovery mode or DFU mode on iPhone 7
>> 
>> As long as there are no issues with your iPhone, getting out of Recovery 
>> Mode or DFU Mode is easy.
>> 
>> Step 1: Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button and the Volume Down button 
>> simultaneously until you see the Apple logo appear (or the connect to iTunes 
>> message disappear when in Recovery Mode). You iPhone should boot back to the 
>> Lock screen.
>> 
>> Although there is no longer a mechanical Home button on the latest iPhone, 
>> it’s still relatively easy to force restart, enter Recovery Mode, and enter 
>> DFU mode by strategically wielding the Volume Down button + Sleep/Wake 
>> button combination.
>> 
>> To learn more about the new iPhone 7, be sure to watch our Top iPhone 7 
>> features video, embedded below:
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Guides
>> 
>> iPhone 7
>> 
>> 
>> Apple's iPhone 7 and 7 Plus were announced on 7th September 2016
>> 
>> View THe Guide
>> 
>> 
>> Original Article: 
>> http://9to5mac.com/2016/09/18/iphone-7-how-to-force-restart-recovery-dfu-mode
>> 
>> 
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