How do I erase my iOS device?

This article outlines a method to ensure that data on your iOS device is rendered inaccessible once it's erased. iOS is encrypted by default, so a factory reset on an iOS device will suffice for a secure erase method.

iOS Erase

Step 1:

Sign out of iCloud and the iTunes Store.

Step 2:

Tap 'Settings'.

Step 3:

Tap 'General Reset'.

Step 4:

Tap 'Erase All Content and Settings'.

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Article ID: 1510
Created
Fri 1/3/20 5:01 PM
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Wed 8/26/20 10:59 AM