Don't set your iPhone to 1 January 1970

  Forum Editor 07:08 18 Feb 2016
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or you could break it.

This is worth reading.

  ChrisRogers 10:42 22 Feb 2016

If someone who set his iPhoen back to 1 January, 1970, he should try to leave it turned on till the battery goes flat.then charge it for a bit and on restart the phone resets the time and should be fine.

  jaritch 12:18 25 Feb 2016

The bigger question is why would you want to set it to that date anyway?

  bremner 18:54 25 Feb 2016

Jaritch

It was a scam that promised a retro Apple screen.

The latest beta has a fix that prevents setting the date that far back.

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