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Old 08-11-2014, 05:19 PM   #1
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Hi, wondering ifthere are programers around here that now a howto in order to get back to life an iphone from icloud lock, i just have this idea since ios is a very closed system and i dont know why, i cant figure it because being ios so popular how is that the only way to install a rom to the idevices its still itunes the one and only option. i was thinking in a version of ios not tied to the apple emporium the way that there are many OS from computers and mobile devices, i am curious and my question is perhaps ios is so difficult which it doesnt happen to android or why is it that there are not alternatives to ios/itunes.
 
Old 08-11-2014, 06:39 PM   #2
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Hi, wondering ifthere are programers around here that now a howto in order to get back to life an iphone from icloud lock,
You take the phone, and proof that you own the phone, to the Apple Store.

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Old 08-11-2014, 07:15 PM   #3
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You take the phone, and proof that you own the phone, to the Apple Store.
I assumed it would have the crafty subject to the tax rules for companies that seek to monopolize the market discussing things like that. Listen and do not replicate unless you know what you are talking about here, what is it talking here is about programming. seeing this as a challenge, something that could become a medium and long term project. Do not leave me with nonsense and take it to the Apple Store and check it's yours. stupid comment is that when you are talking about something totally different. As an example we can put a computer is preloaded with windows but you have the option of installing linux. If you wonder how to install linux on your computer and some idiot told you that to take her to microsoft to check that yours is ?. It would not be this ridiculous?. However, someone who has something sensible to say about it is thank you.
 
Old 08-11-2014, 07:35 PM   #4
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I assumed it would have the crafty subject to the tax rules for companies that seek to monopolize the market discussing things like that.
You assumed correctly.

Discussions about this are subject to LQ's rules. We will not discuss things that would be in violation of your license terms.

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Old 08-11-2014, 07:37 PM   #5
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You assumed correctly.

Discussions about this are subject to LQ's rules.
Thats what i said. And thats it.
 
Old 08-11-2014, 07:44 PM   #6
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Apple has always held their hardware close to their chests. If it were up to them, you would have to use Apple electricity to power them, and use them only on Apple airwaves and speak only Apple language. The lockdown bit is twofold: one is to keep theives from benefitting from stealing an iphone(ie, apple having to replace a stolen iphone), the second is to lock you into using their software and only their software so you can't circumvent any of the numerous ways that they make money from you using the iphone.
 
Old 08-11-2014, 07:52 PM   #7
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and use them only on Apple airwaves
Isn't that more or less what their Airport technology was pitched as?

@linman I get that you're talking about installing a third party OS through something other than iTunes, the way you would install Cyanogenmod on an Android. However, the correct answer to "how to get back to life an iphone from icloud lock" is, indeed, to take it to the Apple Store along with proof of ownership.

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Old 08-11-2014, 08:07 PM   #8
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Apple has always held their hardware close to their chests. If it were up to them, you would have to use Apple electricity to power them, and use them only on Apple airwaves and speak only Apple language....
Haha, That's right, and Apple toilet paper too. Dont you find it shameful that when you want to discuss something as important as this one will answer you with the books ?, seems that there are Apple-humans who care for Apples's back. They pay well? My question remains, is it possible to design some custom rom independent of Apple(just the way Android does), which is installed with a tool other than iTunes? I hope it does not get me the forum to try to think for myself, anyway, if anyone dares, there will be someone who can guide me how to do it myself?
Thank you.
 
Old 08-11-2014, 08:12 PM   #9
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Isn't that more or less what their Airport technology was pitched as?

@linman I get that you're talking about installing a third party OS through something other than iTunes, the way you would install Cyanogenmod on an Android. However, the correct answer to "how to get back to life an iphone from icloud lock" is, indeed, to take it to the Apple Store along with proof of ownership.
Not a third party, i meant a modified version of IOS whitout the activation crap of Apple. And a tool other than iTunes to install this ROM. I am sorry if i am hurting somebody feelings here i am not talking about stolen or not stolen devices that is not up to the discussion.
 
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Hi, wondering ifthere are programers around here that now a howto in order to get back to life an iphone from icloud lock
Your English is awful, but how did your actual meaning of "Can any programmers here recommend howtos for unlocking iPhone bootloaders?" get translated into this completely different question?

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i meant a modified version of IOS whitout the activation crap of Apple.
I'm 100 percent sure that that would be a violation of your license terms, and therefore something that this forum cannot help you with (even if it were technically possible).

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Old 08-11-2014, 08:20 PM   #11
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Your English is awful, but how did your actual meaning of "Can any programmers here recommend howtos for unlocking iPhone bootloaders?" get translated into this completely different question?



I'm 100 percent sure that that would be a violation of your license terms, and therefore something that this forum cannot provide assistance on even if it were possible.
[mod_edit]Spanish removed

And a polite reminder that the official language here is English.[/mod_edit]

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Old 08-11-2014, 09:53 PM   #12
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And over and above the language issue this thread is in violation of the hacking/cracking/general illegal naughtiness rule ... closed.
 
  


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