Bug alert: iOS 8's Reset All Settings option reportedly erasing iCloud Drive documents

By Himanshu Arora ยท 7 replies
Sep 30, 2014
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  1. Adding to Apple's iOS 8 woes, a bug in the operating system's Reset All Settings option is causing documents stored in the new iCloud Drive to be permanently deleted, according to a MacRumors report. The problem, which affects iOS users as...

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  2. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 13,006   +2,532

    Oh come on people! You know you're holding the phone wrong while you're doing the reset operation....:oops:
    wiyosaya likes this.
  3. noel24

    noel24 TS Evangelist Posts: 356   +203

    This is an IT company. It got its ups and downs like any other. How on Earth it became a cult close to let's say Christianism or Islam is beyond me. Anyway, when You know that Cloud belongs to US government, who uses it for anything else than storing porn?
  4. USAvenger

    USAvenger TS Booster Posts: 80   +81

    If I were part of the Apple cult, I would undoubtedly behead you with my iPhone 6 Plus for speaking such blasphemy.
  5. I'm still laughing so hard at Apple's new business model - iFail.
  6. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 8,647   +3,274

    Maybe it doesn't delete the files altogether, maybe it just transfers them to one of their iNSA servers for scrutineering.
  7. wiyosaya

    wiyosaya TS Evangelist Posts: 1,935   +761

    There's probably a feature somewhere - "Recover all your files from the NSA" built-in.
  8. war59312

    war59312 TS Booster Posts: 131   +11

    Another reason I hate Apple.

    Sadly my job is requiring me to become Apple Certified as they decided to buy everyone (20,000+) MacBook Airs.

    Got to love the fact they did NOT block iOS 8 and now everything is broken. lol

    Keeps me having a job!

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