Factory reset iPhone without passcode

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In this guide how to Factory reset iPhone without passcode or security PIN. As we know, Apple does not compromise with customer privacy and security. For some reasons if you plan to factory reset your iPhone from Settings > General > Reset, you should enter iPhone login pass-code to proceed further (some time it may ask you to enter iCloud restrictions pass-code usually it should be four digits). I meant to say you should now iPhone login pass-code and iCloud verification codes so that iPhone will take to the next steps where reset your iPhone to factory defaults.

Don’t remember or Forgot iPhone restrictions pass-code?

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There is no way to factory reset iPhone without entering iPhone login and restrictions passcode on iPhone; you will stuck at Enter your Restrictions Pass code screen on you iPhone.

However, we can still factory reset your iPhone without passcodes. Before I show to how to do it. Let me explain the methods to factory reset your iPhone.

Method 1: Reset from iPhone by navigating Settings > General > Reset.

Before you go ahead and reset your iPhone make, sure you have backed up your iPhone data into iCloud or iTunes. You can contact Apple Care to get help to back up your phone or check this Apple Support guide.

Once you are confident that you have backed up your iPad or iPhone, you are ready to perform a factory-reset. This will completely wipe your device, which is why having a backup beforehand is so important.

  1. To reset your iPhone or iPad go to Settings > General > Reset and then select Erase All Content and Settings.
  2. After typing in your passcode if you have set one, you’ll get a warning box appear, with the option to Erase iPhone (or iPad) in red. Tap this.
  3. You’ll need to enter your Apple ID password to confirm the action, then the iPad or iPhone will wipe everything off its storage and go back to the initial setup screen you saw when you first used the device.

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Note: Method 1 work when you remember iPhone passcode and restrictions code. Do not remember them follow method 2 below.

Method 2: Factory Reset iPhone through iTunes recovery mode to remove your passcode

If you’ve never synced with iTunes, you’ll need to use recovery mode to restore your device. This will erase the device and its passcode.

  1. Connect your iOS device to your computer and open iTunes. If you don’t have a computer, borrow one from a friend, or go to an Apple Retail Store or Apple Authorized Service Provider.
  2. While your device is connected, force restart it:
    • On an iPhone X or later, or iPhone 8 or later: Press and quickly release the Volume Up button. Press and quickly release the Volume Down button. Then, press and hold the Side button until you see the recovery-mode screen.
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    • On an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus: Press and hold both the Side and Volume Down buttons at the same time. Keep holding them until you see the recovery-mode screen.
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    • On an iPhone 6s and earlier, iPad, or iPod touch: Press and hold both the Home and the Top (or Side) buttons at the same time. Keep holding them until you see the recovery-mode screen.
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3. When you see the option to Restore or Update, choose Restore.

iTunes will download software for your device. If it takes more than 15 minutes, your device will exit recovery mode and you’ll need to repeat steps 2 and 3.

4. Wait for the process to finish. Then you can set up and use your device.

See also

  1. Windows Defender firewall blocking Apple iTunes
  2. computer or iTunes not recognizing iPhone
  3. Completely uninstall iTunes and its components
  4. iTunes error 7 windows error 126 msvcr80 dll

Conclusion,

Hope you are able to factory reset your iPhone without passcode. For further support, leave your comments or ask more on Forum.