help! i broke my iphone!

  mothercranky 19:48 19 May 08

i was searching forums to try and get picture messenging to work on my phone. i downloaded i brickr thinking it would be easy to work out, as soon as i did i got a load of white writing whizzing down a black screen and its been doing it ever since! about 5 hours now! cant get it to do anything else and am gutted now as it looks like i have lost everything!

what have i done wrong? and how can i put it right?

thanks guys


hello thing you could do is take it in for repair(service center) and they might reflash and recover the phone for you.. best of luck akanic

To reset the iPhone, press and hold both the sleep/wake button (on top of the iPhone) and the Home button (centered below the screen) for a few seconds. When you see the Apple logo, you can let go and the iPhone will start back up.

kind regards akanic

  mothercranky 20:03 19 May 08

have tried that but its not working. it swiches off then back on and the swirly writing goes on

  skeletal 21:05 19 May 08

Try this
click here

It is a "last resort" so you will lose settings; indeed you may lose everything including saved music etc.

I don't know anything about this myself, but my son plays with this sort of thing and needed to do this early in his fiddling.

Good luck!


  mothercranky 16:50 20 May 08

thank you skeletal my phone is saved, if not now a bit blank!

  skeletal 18:26 20 May 08

Good news, glad you are sorted!


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