Updating from jailbroken 2 1 to 2 2
That is expected behavior with jailbroken devices, as most modern jailbreaks like Pangu jailbreak, disable OTA updates to ensure jailbreakers don’t accidentally install the update and end up losing the jailbreak.
So the only option jailbreakers have is to manually update your device to i OS 10 using i Tunes.
That’s not to say things don’t go wrong, and it might surprise you to learn there’s actually a “right way” to go about doing this.
Here’s how to remove your jailbreak and restore stock i OS to your i Phone, i Pad or i Pod Touch.
Wait for i Tunes to open and connect to your device.
Step 2: Click on device button to the left of the i Tunes Store button in the top right corner in i Tunes.
Unless you’re making a warranty claim or passing the phone on to someone who can use it on the network it is locked to, you might as well keep an eye on the jailbreak scene to ensure you can still use your phone once you’ve upgraded and re-jailbroken.
This is probably why most people don’t bother jailbreaking, but that’s a whole other article!
If you’re not making warranty claims, you still might want to hold off creating a backup.Your reasons for restoring will vary, but one reason people often choose to get rid of their jailbreak is to install the latest (not yet jailbroken) version of i OS.At the time of writing, that’s 7.1.2 and it’s already been jailbroken – but that doesn’t mean you can simply upgrade using the option in .(Note that if you choose to encrypt your backup using i Tunes, along with normal data, secure information like passwords etc.are also backed up.) Before you plug in your i OS device.