In this article, you’ll find a comprehensive guide to restore your iPhone X, 8 Plus, 7 Plus, 6S, SE or iPad Air/Mini to stock iOS 11.3.1 and iOS 11.4 by removing the Electra 1131 jailbreak.
If you are one of those jailbreak users who utilized the newly released Electra 1131 tool to untethered jailbreak iPhone/iPad running on iOS 11.3.1 or iOS 11.4 and now have changed your mind, you will need to remove Electra jailbreak. By doing so, you are actually un jailbreaking your iPhone.
We have also covered a detailed tutorial on fixing the common problems/errors faced during Electra jailbreak.
Unfortunately, it is fairly common for users to jailbreak their phones and get get overwhelmed by it. There are so many options, and things can become very technical (apps revoking after 7 days, for example). They also discover that third party apps and online services can detect jailbreak and block them.
We understand if you want to remove jailbreak. One thing that we do recommend that you do before getting started with this method is to make sure that you back up your device before you make any significant changes to your device (jailbreaking and un-jailbreaking definitely both count as significant changes).
How to Remove Electra iOS 11.3.1/11.4 to UnJailbreak your iPhone
The reason for removing jailbreak can be any, from claiming warranty to missing the stock iOS. Whatever the reason is in your case, you can easily un-jailbreak your iPhone or iPad on iOS 11.3.1 or iOS 11.4 by following steps below.
Before you proceed, please make sure to have a complete iTunes backup of your data.
- Launch Cydia on your jailbroken iDevice.
- Search for “subs” to get Substitute package. It is a part of Electra jailbreak.
- Now un-install Sub. This will remove all the jailbreak Cydia tweaks from your Electra jailbroken iPhone.
- That’s it.
To confirm, launch Electra app. If it states “Jailbreak” button, it means that you have successfully un-jailbroken your iPhone to stock iOS 11.3.1/11.4.