Cloud restore question

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  1. dragon499

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    I am on 7.0.4. I am aware about the controversies regarding the latest jailbreak and am not going to J.B. now, but do have a question about it:

    If I restore to factory settings, then jailbreak, then restore from my last iCloud backup, will the restore undo the jailbreak?

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  2. Mickey330

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    No, you'll be fine. When you select, you'll be selecting "Restore from backup" and that does not affect or change the iOS running currently on your iPad.

    So, you'll be good to go.

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    Restoring from backup only modifies the top layer of data. The injections and modifications that makes a jailbreak possible is out of reach by backups, otherwise, it would be much easier to jailbreak a device.
     

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