Apple has posted a message on its developer boards that it will be resetting the iCloud Backup data on September 22 and it prompted speculation the final version of iOS 5, also known as the Golden Master (GM) being the final developer version, which is seeded to iOS developers ahead of the public release in the next week or two…………..
Apple plans to reset all iCloud backup data on September 22nd, in preparation for the launch of iOS 5 and iCloud and Apple has made this announcement to developers on its iOS and Mac Developer site. The news suggests that both iCloud and iOS 5 are nearing competition and also we may see a Gold Master release in October. iOS 5 GM will be the last release before iOS 5′s official debut in early October and this doesn’t include data from mail, contacts, calendars, reminders, or bookmarks.
On Thursday, September 22, the iCloud Backup data will be reset. Backing up to iCloud or restoring from an iCloud backup will be unavailable from 9 AM PDT – 5 PM PDT. If you attempt a backup or restore during this time, you will receive an alert that the backup or restore was not successful. After this reset, you will be unable to restore from any backup created prior to September 22. A full backup will happen automatically the next time your device backs up to iCloud.