Recover Backup Password to iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch


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Most of us would like protect our personal info for privacy. We may encrypt our iOS devices with a backup password for not liking our curious friends to search our messages, read our e-mails, chatting conversations, etc. With the password created on idevices (iPhone, iPad or iPod, etc.), we will feel relatively safe to keep our all data private. But there is always something unfavorable. We users often forgot such a password casually.

We can try the below password instructions to have a try to crack backup password.

1. Disconnect and reconnect your iOS device.
1) Disconnect your iPhone
2) Sign out of your iTunes account from your computer
3) Connect your USB and iPhone again
4) Sign in again with your iTunes password

2. Try the password of your iCloud account.
“My password was my iCloud password with capitals, numbers, and specials.”

3. Type in the password of current Apple account. If it doesn’t work, try entering the initial password.
“I finally got through with all correct passwords. For reasons unknown it was the main iTunes password I had setup while I first got the apple iPhone 4g and iTunes months ago. I’d changed that password immediately after creating it and also have since changed it several times.”

4. Reset password of the Apple account — while doing this, don’t include special characters with your password.
“I then took the # away from my iTunes password and tried might it worked. The restore is currently happening so we’ll discover how it is come from here.”

5. Start with a new ‘dummy’ backup:
“Finally resolved it by
1) Making a new backup and setting a password
2) Restoring that new backup and then changing password.
3)Then restored original backup and used the new password I had created and it worked.”

6. Try entering 1234… or 0000 as your password.
“Try 1234. Yeah… that’s what worked on mine.”

7. Enter your Windows or Mac login password?
“For me, over a PC, the password was my Windows user login password. I DO NOT, and HAVE NEVER used this password on anything besides my laptop’s login screen. Making sure that was the perfect solution in my opinion.”

8. Try entering the password stored in your iOS apps. This can be a bit tricky, but give it a shot.
“In my case, the password turned out to be a numeric code I defined when I set up the Microsoft Exchange account on the phone.”

9. Restart iTunes?
“Try quitting and re-opening iTunes. It worked for me.”

10. Use the password of your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.
“After tried everything until finally I believed that this screen lock password, the 4 numbers to unlock your iPhone might work. That worked for me personally.”

11. Use a different Mac or Windows computer.
“I own a friend with another mac, I copied the backup that has been taken prior to the iOS 5 update for their computer, and in the same iTunes folder for backups. I made sure iTunes is with the newest version. Launched iTunes, plugged in iPhone, thus hitting the restore button… Done! No passwords, no questions, my folders, accounts and settings are back when they were before the upgrade.”

With the above listed kinds of solutions, which one will help you open backup password? I do hope one of them will work for your backup unlocker. Well, if none of them works, you can have to take pro tool to solve your password issue.

A. Hope to unlock backup password for iPhone, iPod, iPad, get “iPhone Backup Unlocker” tool.

B. Directly recover your data on iPhone, iPod, iPad, etc. whatever you backup them or not, go to download tool “iPhone Data Recovery” to recover lost data on iPhone 5, 4S, etc.

Read Youtube video to remove backup password:

Related article on disable backup password in iTunes:

How to Restore from iPhone backup:

How Can I Restore from iPhone Backup

I have encrypted my iPhone backup before. But I lost the password of backup in iTunes so now I can’t restore iPhone from backup. I got prompt of “the password you enter to unlock your iPhone backup was incorrect. Please try again”. How do I take the password off so I can restore iPhone.

Now, we may need to know what is the iTunes backup?

Once you try and sync an iDevice that’s been synced with another computer, iTunes would ask you whether you wish to erase and sync, or maybe backup. Press backup, and iTunes would enable you to backup the complete iDevice onto its system. You could have essentially synced an iDevice without erasing everything, and have absolutely also backed it up.

How to restore iPhone from iTunes backup? Abide by the following steps to restore iPhone:
Step 1. Verify that you are using the latest version of iTunes before attempting to update.
Step 2. Connect your device with a computer.
Step 3. Select your iDevice when it appears in iTunes under Devices
Step 4. Select the Summary tab then Restore option.
Step 5. When prompted to back up your settings before restoring, select the Back Up option. If you have just backed up the device, it is not necessary to create another.
Step 6. Select the Restore option when iTunes prompts you (as long as you’ve backed up, you should not have to worry about restoring your iOS device).
Step 7. When the restore process has completed, the device restarts and displays the Apple logo while starting up:
After a restore, the iOS device displays the “Connect to iTunes” screen. For updating to iOS 5 or later, follow the steps in the iOS Setup Assistant. For earlier versions of iOS, keep your device connected until the “Connect to iTunes” screen goes away or you see “iPhone is activated.”
Step 8. The final step is to restore your device from a previous backup. If you do not have a backup to restore or have forgotten your restrictions password, then restore as New.

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I have to restore iPhone from my iTunes backup, but I worry that if it will get rid of the software program of my apps. Has anyone knowledge about this challenge? Will my apps be in the backup or will I lose every progress in games?

If you need to restore your device or ff you cannot remember the password, then you will need to restore your device using the computer with which you last synced it. This allows you to reset your password and re-sync the data from the device (or restore from a backup). If you restore on a different computer that was never synced with the device, you will be able to unlock the device for use and remove the password, but your data will not be present.

The last but not the least tip for us: to remove backup password iPhone, the most efficient way is to refer to pro app – iPhone Backup Password Unlock Tool. If the above description cannot help you, the tool will save you much time and energy!

There is video from Youtube on how to restore iPhone from backup: Watch it to get detailed steps!