Factory Reset iPhone Without Password – Passwords are the key to avoid unwanted access to your personal data on both mobiles and personal computers. But real problem occurs when you forget password after changing it. The only option left for mobile users is to factory reset their Android or iOS device to unlock it.
In this article, we are sharing step by step method to factory reset your iPhone without knowing a password.
Note: Make sure that your iPhone is not protected with iCloud. Otherwise, it will ask you the password of the iCloud account to log in after resetting the phone.
Step By Step Guide To Reset Password Protected iPhone.
A below-mentioned method will work with iPhone 7+/7/6s+/6s/6/5s/5c/5/4s/4/3gs, iPad, iPod.
You Need few things to Start This Process.
- USB cable to attach your phone to PC.
- iTunes installed on your personal computer to factory reset your iOS device.
Now we can proceed further with resting our password protected iPhone.
Step 1: Turn off the phone by holding sleep/wake button until a slider appears on your screen. You can now drag the slider to power off your iPhone.
Step 2: Start iTunes on PC and attach USB cable to your PC.
Step 3: Hold power button and insert USB cable on your phone.
Step 4: Don’t release power button until you see “Connect to iTunes” option on your phone. PC will automatically detect your iPhone in recovery mode.
Step 5: Proceed to next step knowing that factory restoring your iPhone with help of iTunes will delete any data on your Apple device. You can restore your data if you have any other manual back up after unlocking your phone. Select Restore and Update to reset and unlock your iPhone.
Step 5: Now iTunes will extract software from your phone. You can see the progress of extracting on a progress bar. Sit back and relax it might take some time.
Step 6: Once the extraction is complete you can see an apple logo on your mobile screen which indicates the beginning of successful re-installation on your phone.
Step 7: After the installation process completes itself, you can remove the USB cable. Mobile will ask you to provide data like region, language, password of WiFi and some other basic data to start your phone again.
Step 8: Now you can create a new password to protect your iPhone data from unauthorized access.
Factory Reset iPhone Without Password – ULTIMATE GUIDE
Note: This method deletes all data saved on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod. But enable you to use your device again.
I hope this method helps you to factory reset iPhone without password Knowing.
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