The new Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus has many new tweaks including security settings and some options that are hidden to Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Users. Enabling Developer Mode on your iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, you can access many of the hidden features of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Developer Mode Options also gives you the ability to control additional aspects changes to the settings, or enable USB debugging for advanced functions.
If you want to become a developer, install third party software/ROMs, or simply just want to mess with your new phone, you’ll have to start with unlocking the developer menu options on the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Below, is step by step instruction on how to turn on Developer Mode on the Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus:
How to Enable Developer Mode on iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus
- Connect your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus to your computer
- Hold the “Home” + “Power” buttons on your iPhone 8 at the same time for 10 seconds.
- Let go of the “Power” button without releasing the home button. Continue press the “Home” button for another 10 seconds.
- Release “Home”, and your screen should stay completely black. If so, chances are you successfully entered into iPhone DFU Reset.
Note: iTunes will open and report that: “iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode. You must restore this iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus before it can be used with iTunes.” If your screen is black and iTunes reports this message, this is a surefire indicator that you are successfully in DFU mode. For help with iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus DFU mode or iPhone DFU mode exit please send us emails and we’ll help you out.