iPhone 4s Backup not Working on 5s without Backup Password

“I just changed my iPhone 4s to 5s because it is becoming slowly and slowly. Now I’m occurring a problem, as I connected my iPhone 5s with iTunes to back up my last iPhone settings etc. it asks me to enter a password and the backup password I entered was not working.”

iTunes to make sure the safety of your iPhone backup files, so a backup password is needed. Unfortunately, if you forget this password, then the iPhone backup cannot be unlocked. Such as the iPhone 4s backup not working on iPhone 5s above, the fundamental reason is the user forgot the iTunes backup password.

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It is very common that you lose the iPhone backup password, because password is usually set at the first time when we backup iPhone, so it is easily to be forgotten after a long time or you are just confused with the password. If you don’t have a correct password you have set before, you can’t back up your data or setting from iPhone 4s to iPhone 5s.

How to recover iPhone backup password to transfer the old iPhone 4/4s/5 backup to iPhone 5s/6/6s/6s Plus? Here are two methods you can try to unlock your iPhone backup on iTunes.

Method 1: Try commonly used passwords

  1. Apple ID password?
  2. Windows Administrator password?
  3. iPhone Power-on password?
  4. Password on any other APP?

Method 2: Recover iPhone backup password with iPhone Backup Unlocker

If the method above can’t unlock your iPhone backup, you may need a third-party software such as iPhone Backup Unlocker from Tenorshare to help you.

Tenorshare iPhone Backup Unlocker is an excellent tool to remove your lost or forgotten iPhone backup password safely, let your iPhone 4s backup working on iPhone 5s or directly restore the contacts, messages, photos and more data from iTunes to your original iPhone.

  • Step 1. Launch the iPhone Backup Unlocker on your computer, then press “open” and after several clicks you can import the directory of the Key Container File on the software.
  • Step 2. There are totally three types of attacks: Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack and Dictionary Attack. Choose an attack type and then set settings for this attack.
  • Step 3. Click “Start” to run the program and you can get the iPhone backup password within a few minutes.

Now you can get back your iPhone backup password and the iPhone 4s backup is working on iPhone 5s.

Decrypt iTunes backup password for your iOS 8.3 device

There are so many smart user will encrypt their iTunes backup for security. However, it will be a big trouble that you forget or remember a wrong iTunes backup password when you need to restore data in iOS update, jailbreak, or other circumstances. I think you ever faced to this kind of trouble and know less about how to decrypt forgotten iTunes backup password. When I upgraed my iPhone 6 to iOS 8.3, I have got into this hot water,so I know something helpful for iTunes password decryption.

Helpful Tech 1: Try all possibility that you remember

When I found that I had forgot my password after iOS 8.3 update, I tried to do some guesses. Our passwords for decryption are related to something in daily life. In the process of trying, I think something possible combinations will recall you.

1.Try your Apple ID (inclduing iTunes store) password

2.Try your iOS device lockscreen number

3.Try your computer account password

4.Try all info about you and your love(birthday, graduation day, memorial Day,etc)

 

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Helpful Tech 2:Use iTunes backup password unlocker tool

However,sometime we need to face to unlucky thing—we exactly forgot the password. But, we don’t need to be dissappointed. A type of unlocking program can help us unlock iTunes backup password after iOS 8.3

iPhone Backup Unlocker is dedicated to recovering lost iTunes backup password for iOS devices including iPhone, iPad, and iPod, and enabling forensic access to address books, call logs, SMS archives, voice mail and email account settings, applications, and so on in these backups. Moreover, it ensures you no data loss or damage to your backup data.

It is more convenient to recover iTunes backup password with tool. And I can remember some words in password, so I set them in this program, decrytion will be faster.

Steps for iTunes password recovery with tool

Part 1. Recover iTunes Backup Password

Step 1.Select/Import iTunes Backup Key Container File to Decrypt

Step 2. Choose an Attack Type and Set the Attack Type Accordingly

Step 3. Decrypt iTunes Backup Password

Part 2. Remove iTunes Backup Password

Step 1. Select Encrypted iPhone backup file.

Step 2. Start to Remove iPhone backup password.

How Do I Recover My Forgotten iPhone Backup Encryption Password

Have you ever went to iTunes to restore iPhone from backup, only to discover the backup files have been encrypted and you cannot use it without the password? Or maybe you’ve never set the password yourself but iTunes still asking for the password to restore?

The problem with a forgotten password of iTunes backup is that you can no longer restore the backup to your iPhone. Here are a few tips to help you get the password unlocked without losing valuable information on iPhone. Free tricks and paid ways are introduced in the below.

Tip 1: Try Possible Passwords You Ever Used

Sometimes, you can meet the password among the old passwords. Such as:

Apple ID password

iTunes Store password

Windows administrator password

The “Passcode” you used to lock your iphone

The passcode/lock code used on your iPhone when you first ever used the device, all sorts of Variations of my children’s names and birthdays

Admin password on the computer that was in effect the first time the iPhone was backed-up

The ones suggested here “0000″, “1234″, etc.

Tip 2: Restart iTunes

  1. Disconect your USB cable from the computer to your iPhone
  1. Sign out of your iTunes account in your computer
  2. Connect your USB again back to your computer
  3. Sign in again with your iTunes password

Tip 3: Deleting Safari Settings

One thing that can cause this is deleting the apple.com cookie in Safari. The apple.com cookie contains the iTunes password. So if you reset Safari or delete all cookies, this could be the reason.

Tip 4: Try Paid iPhone Backup Unlocker to Unlock the Password

If all the above methods are not working for you, you can try paid professional iTunes backup unlocker. It is designed to recover lost or forgotten password on iTunes backup. Easy-to-use and user-friendly interface is its main features. Let’s go through the process to unlock forgotten iPhone Backup Password.

Required Tool: computer with the encrypted backup, iPhone Backup Unlocker (Note it is designed for Windows especially and if you are using a Mac, you need to copy the encrypted backup from Mac to a Windows PC).

Required Time: Generally several minutes

How to:

  1. Import iTunes backup file to this iPhone backup unlocker program
  2. Select a proper attack strategy
  3. Start the unlocking process

After several minutes, you can see the password displayed on the box like below.

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How to Unlock Forgotten iTunes Backup Password

Forgot iTunes backup password and won’t restore iPhone from backup? How to find the password back? This article will give you solutions.

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What is iPhone/iTunes Backup Password?

Every time you sync your iPhone with iTunes and make a backup, there will be a folder to save your backed up files, it is iTunes backup file. From the backup section in iTunes, you have a choice to encrypt iPhone backup. If you select it, iTunes will ask you to set up a password for your backup to prevent others from using your backup files illegally. The password you set up is the iPhone/iTunes backup password.

Note that it is different from the iTunes store password or the passcode you used to lock the screen on daily basis. Whenever you access the backup to restore lost iPhone lost data, you need to enter the password. Others who don’t know the password won’t use your backup to restore.

Note: iTunes saves your iPhone backup on computer according to different OS. Want to learn more details, you can go to: iTunes Backup Location.

Plus, iTunes saves your backup as .SQLITE_DB files. It is a file format that can’t be viewed directly. So even you found the files, you can’t open them directly for preview. But you can use iTunes to restore it onto your iPhone or special iTunes data extractor to extract it to your computer as viewable file format such as excel files, text files, .jpg files, etc.

How to Recover iTunes Backup Password When Forgot/Lost?

In these situations, we may need to recover our iPhone backup password.

1: Lost or forgot iPhone backup password

2: iTunes asking for a password to unlock iPhone backup when restoring your iDevices.

What can you do then? You can recall it carefully from the passwords you used frequently, you may have a fortune to meet the right password. However, if you have tried all possible passwords, still to no avail, try some other methods. I will list some possible ways provided by iPhone geek and 3rd party utility for reference in the below.

Part 1: Recover iPhone Backup Password on Windows PC

On Windows PC, except trying possible passwords for a fortune, you can go to iTunes and check the “Encrypt the Backup” option again. Enter a new password then all may be fixed right away.

Still no avail to get your backup unlocked? Try the last choice: use professional iPhone backup password unlock tool. The only tool online so far is called iPhone Backup Unlocker, which is specially used to recover iTunes backup password (for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch backup).

Part 2: Crack iTunes Backup Password on Mac

If you are using a Mac, Keychain can save password for you. So go to keychain to check if it saved this iTunes backup password for you.

Firstly, open Applications > Utilities > Keychain Access.app.

Secondly, in the search dialog, search for “iPhone Backup.”

Thirdly, double click on the most recent entry for “iPhone Backup”

Fourthly, at the bottom of the dialogue box, click “Show password” and type in the administrative password for the computer. This will reveal your iTunes backup password!

If you didn’t find the password from keychain, also try the recommended iPhone backup unlocker. It is designed to run on Windows, so you need to transfer your encrypted backup from Mac to Windows PC. The backup file is OS based, you can transfer it from one computer to another regardless of password. Just have a try.

After you get the lost or forgotten password, you can go to restore your iPhone from backup now.

How to Access Backup Password Encrypted Files on iPhone 5?

 

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“How do I recover my forgotten iPhone backup encryption password? I had been trying to reset the password when I realized that I can’t even remember the actual password that we set while I setup my iPhone. I tried everything but nothing works. Honestly I’m really stuck. Does anyone know a way with this in mind?”

More than often, iPhone users have problems like this one. Now I will offer you a way to find the encryption password for iPhone backup.

 

iTunes is Asking for A Password When Restoring? What to Do?

When you want to access the backup file for restoration, only to be asked the encryption password by iTunes again and again, you may get angry, aha~ You forgot your iTunes backup password! But don’t be angry. Adopt the way and the specific steps below to recover it.

 

Procedures on How to Access Encrypted Backup on Your iPhone 5

Firstly, Tenorshare iPhone Backup Password Recovery Software is recommended to download. When install it aright, run it, then comes the following procedures:

 

Procedure 1: Import iTunes Backup Key Container File made from your iPhone 5

There is an “Open” button in the main interface. Click it to import the encrypted iTunes backup files.

 

Procedure 2: Choose a Right Attack Type and Set the Attack Type Accordingly

Three types are offered for us to choose from. Namely, they are “Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack, Dictionary Attack”.

Brute-force Attack is a kind of attack that will try every possible combination of password. Choose this attack when you have no clue what the password may be, and there’s no setting for this attack. However, this attack may take the longest time to find password.

If you remember something about the password, say, the length of the password, you could choose Brute-force with Mask Attack. The settings of this attack include Password Length, Character Range and Affix. Set these items could help you find lost password more quickly.

If the iTunes backup password is one of your frequently used password and you are not sure which it is, choose Dictionary Attack. You could set a text file with all possible passwords and import this text file to the program. Along with this text file, there will be a default dictionary, both of which are for the reference of the program.

Note: In order to improve the decryption efficiency, you had better choose a right type accordingly.

 

Procedure 3: Start to unlock iTunes Backup Password

When all these are settled, click “Start”. iPhone Backup Unlocker will start to find password. During the decryption process, you are allowed to tap “Stop” if you have an emergency to deal with. When you are back, you could continue the decryption.

A few while later, you will see your password displaying in a pop up window. Then you can use it to access your iPhone 5 backup.

 

How Can You Retrieve Lost iPhone Backup Password With Other Free Way?

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If you backup your iPhone 5 on Mac, you can try the following method.

1.Open Keychain Access via searching Keychain Access in the spotlight search. A window will prompt.

2.Enter “iPhone Backup” in the Keychain Access search box.

3.Click your iPhone Backup name twice from the listed name.

4.Click the show password checkbox.

5.Input your “login” keychain password, sometimes, the password may be your administrator password. Then click “Allow”, the backup password will be showed in the textbox.

 

Every day, there are lots of iPhone users ask for solution online to help them get lost iPhone backup encryption! The above measure may be known for many Apple iDevice users, but it may not work for all users!

How to Decrypt a Lost Password on iPhone 5 Backup

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iOS devices can use an optional encrypted backup feature that protects all backups with a strong encryption layer and password, meaning those backups are both unusable and unreadable without that password. If you chose to encrypt the backups of an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with such a password and then somehow forgot the password to those backups, you may have an option available to recover it and then regain access to those backups for recovery and general usage. In this article, I will take iPhone 5 as an example to illustrate how you can get the lost  iTunes backup password back.

 

 

What Can You Do with the Encrypted iPhone?

If you lost/forgot the iPhone backup password, it doesn’t mean that your iPhone 5 is suddenly unusable, it does mean that your iPhone 5 must be used either in its current state, or reset to factory defaults and then set up as a new device without restoring from the encrypted backup, which basically treats it like a brand new phone. Or you can recover the password and then use it like nothing happened.

iCloud backups may still be available as well, as accessible through an Apple ID, but that’s also not guaranteed since not everyone uses the iCloud backup service.

So I will introduce you a powerful tool to retrieve your lost iPhone backup password. It is Tenorshre iPhone Backup Unlocker which can find the lost password in a few clicks and simple operations. It is reliable therefore received a variety of good reviews from all over the world. Let’s explore how to use the iPhone Backup Unlocker to decrypt the encrypted iPhone backup of your iPhone 5.

 

Fast Guide to Use Tenorshare iPhone Backup Unlocker

As a matter of fact, when you download and install iPhone backup unlocker, you can see all the steps are listed in the left of the interface for reference.

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Step 1: Import iTunes Backup Key Container File to Decrypt

After download and installation, you can see that there is an “Open” button in the main interface. Click it to import the encrypted iTunes backup files.

Note: commonly, the tool will navigate to the backup file automatically, if you are out of luck and failed to automatically find the back file, please refer to the iTunes backup location and then import the backups manually.

Step 2: Choose a Right Attack Type and Set the Attack Type Accordingly

Three types are offered for us to choose from. Namely, they are “Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack, Dictionary Attack”.

Brute-force Attack is a kind of attack that will try every possible combination of password. Choose this attack when you have no clue what the password may be, and there’s no setting for this attack. However, this attack may take the longest time to find password.

If you remember something about the password, say, the length of the password, you could choose Brute-force with Mask Attack. The settings of this attack include Password Length, Character Range and Affix. Set these items could help you find lost password more quickly.

If the iTunes backup password is one of your frequently used password and you are not sure which it is, choose Dictionary Attack. You could set a text file with all possible passwords and import this text file to the program. Along with this text file, there will be a default dictionary, both of which are for the reference of the program.

Note: In order to improve the decryption efficiency, you had better choose a right type accordingly.

Step 3: Start to Decrypt iTunes Backup Password

When all these are settled, click “Start”. iPhone Backup Unlocker will start to find password. During the decryption process, you are allowed to tap “Stop” if you have an emergency to deal with. When you are back, you could continue the decryption.

After a few minutes, you will see your password displaying in a pop up window. Then you can use it to unlock your iPhone 5 backup.

 

iPhone Backup Password Recovery to Recover Lost iPhone Backup Password

Some user encrypt backup file to make their backup file secure. But what if you lost password of your iPhone backup file than you can’t recover files with the use of that backup file. To recover lost iPhone backup password, you can use iPhone backup password unlocker software. When done with this software, your right password for iPhone backup will be displayed in a so-called File Opening Password Box.

Before using this paid software to unlock your iPhone backup password, what can you do to have a fortune to get your password back? Maybe try all the possible passwords that used frequently or used on other event is a supposed solution. Some of possible passwords you may not realize are listed as below:

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iPhone backup password

Apple ID password
iTunes password
Windows administrator password
The “Passcode” you used to lock your iphone at that time, for the time you last backed up the iPhone
The passcode/lock code used on your iPhone when you first ever used the device
The ones suggested here “0000″, “1234″, etc.
That is, try all old passwords you have memory.

 

What if you have no fortune to meet the right password? Use third-party utility anyhow.

iPhone Backup Unlocker to Disable Your iPhone Backup Password

Though there is a little chance that you can try the right password by chance, it is not the most reliable method. Never mind. iPhone Backup Unlocker is designed especially for those who lost iPhone backup password. It has the magical function to recover your iPhone backup password.

Worry about that you have no professional knowledge of iPhone and computer? Absolutely needless! This is an easy-to-use tool, without any specialized skill, can you operate easily.

Operation of this iPhone Backup Password Unlocker

Only 3 steps are needed to operate this iPhone Backup Unlocker.

# Step 1: Import iTunes backup file. When you download, install the iTunes Backup Password Remover on your computer. Double click the icon to initiate it. Then in the main interface, when you select the iTunes backup file in the right directory, press “Open” button to complete the encrypted backup file importing.

# Step 2: Choose a right attack strategy accordingly. Three attack types are provided in the program. They are generally Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack, Dictionary Attack. If you can still remember something about the forgotten iPhone backup password, please choose a suitable attack type to minimize the search time and enhance password recovery speed. Detailed description of the three strategies is as follows:

.  If you choose ”Brute-force Attack”, the program will try all possible combinations by default, no need to define any setting. But this attack will take longer time.

. If you select “Brute-force with Mask Attack”, you need to click “Settings” to define the settings such as password length, character set and affix set according to the clues about the password.

. If you select Dictionary Attack, you also need to click “Settings” to move forward.

# Step 3: Start to crack the forgotten backup password and get the password in the File Opening Password Box (seen as below):

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iPhone backup password

In this step, you need to click the “Start” button to begin the password cracking. During the process, you are allowed to stop by pressing the “Stop” button, and then you can save the project to continue next time or to end the project.

If the cracking operation is continuous, within several minutes or seconds, the password is displayed in the Fie Opening Password Box.

Go to this video iPhone Backup Password Recovery to get plain using steps.

 

Wonderful Method to Unlock My iTunes Backup Password

Is There Anyone Has the Misery as Mine?

Don’t know if anyone of you also encountered the same accident as mine: My iPhone 4S data was eaten by my failed iOS update yesterday. I was extremely worried because so much precious data housed in my iPhone 4S, and somewhat angry by my fool behavior! Yet, I suddenly remember I made a backup for my iPhone 4S last week. I can recover my data from my iTunes backup! So I head for my iTunes backup feverishly.
But what held back my hope is that the iTuneskeeps asking fora password! 2-how-to-unlock-itunes-backup

I never set a password indeed! Why?

What I Do to Remedy My Fool Behavior?

I heard that iPhone Backup Unlocker can help unlock iPhone backup password. I downloaded it holding the attitude to have a try. What to my joy is that it really worked!
There is also a video iPhone Backup Unlocker that clearly shows the using steps. Following the given steps, I got my iTunes backup password easily. I’m a lazy people and don’t want to take much time to catch the operation by a long manual when using a tool. Yet I think this iPhone Backup Unlocker is so fit for me, without any hard-to-understand instruction and complex operation. I get my iPhone backup password with this trick without any hassle!

What a Ridiculous Password in the End!

The password to unlock and restore the backup for my iPhone 4S ended up being a password that I used to encrypt my HTC screen about a year ago. So ridiculous! I bet I never set it for my iTunes backup! But life sometimes is so boring to make a joke!
If any of you also run into the same problem, hope this helps! Always have a good day!

Further Information about iTunes Backup

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1. iTunes Backup Location

In order to the convenient usage of iPhone in the future, we had better know some common sense about iTunes backup. Maybe most of us have the habit to backup iPhone data with iTunes, but do you know where the iTunes backup is on your computer? Actually, with different computer OS, the location is also different. Let’s learn it together.

  • Windows 8/7/Vista

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup\

  • Windows XP and the lower version

C:\Documents and Setting\ Administrator\ Application Data\ Apple Computer\ MobileSync\ Backup\

  • Mac

~Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/

2. iTunes Filename and Its Real File on Your iPhone

In the iTunes backup, you can find all the files are saved as something not intuitive. The following list is several important filenames and its real file on your iPhone.

“2b2b0084a1bc3a5ac8c27afdf14afb42c61a19ca”     //call history

“31bb7ba8914766d4ba40d6dfb6113c8b614be442″       //contact //addressbook

“3d0d7e5fb2ce288813306e4d4636395e047a3d28″       //message

“ca3bc056d4da0bbf88b5fb3be254f3b7147e639c”         //note

“d1f062e2da26192a6625d968274bfda8d07821e4″       //safari

“2041457d5fe04d39d0ab481178355df6781e6858″       //calendar

“2041457d5fe04d39d0ab481178355df6781e6858″       //reminder the same as calendar

“Manifest.mbdb”                                        //message attachment //camera roll //voice demos

The Easy Way to Reset iPhone Backup Password

I’ve been asked by a lot of unfortunate iPhone users to help them restore data from their iTunes backups. This is easy when they are unencrypted, but not when they are encrypted, if the password is known, that’s easy, enter the password and then proceed on. But most of the time, the password is unknown. How to reset iPhone backup password has become the question asked frequently by the unfortunate people.

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Why We Lost iPhone Backup Password Recovery Now and Then?

The Apple “iPhone OS Enterprise Deployment Guide” states that “Device backups can be stored in encrypted format by selecting the “Encrypt iPhone Backup” option in the device summary pane of iTunes. So if you didn’t disable the option, the backup might be encrypted by default when you sync your iPhone with the iTunes.

That’s the reason why so many people say they 100% positive that they did not set an encrypted password yet iTunes still keeps asking for a password.

Besides, confusing one password with another happens inevitably. So we always lost our iTunes backup password.

How to Reset iPhone Backup Password?

Want to reset iPhone backup password, you must find the original password in advance. How to find the right iPhone backup password, here I have some advices:

Try the possible passwords that maybe used to lock your iPhone backup. For example,

Apple ID password, iTunes password, Windows administrator password,

The “Passcode” you used to lock your iPhone at the time you last backed up the phone,

The password to one of my e-mail addresses,”0000″, “1234″, etc.

If all turn out to be wrong, try the second advice.

2-smileAn important tip: From my perspective, you don’t need to set a password for the iTunes backup if it isn’t important and confidential enough. Because we have so much have-to-set password such as Apple ID, Facebook account, Twitter account, etc. So it is easy to confuse one with another.

Now that you have lost your iPhone backup password now, and the above advice doesn’t work for you. You may need to use a more functional tool to reset encrypted iPhone backup password.

It will help you find the backup password before restoration or other cases to use the backup file.

 

How to Use iPhone Backup Unlocker to Find the iTunes Backup Password?

Only 3 simple steps are needed as follows.

Step 1: Import encrypted iPhone backup file form the destination directory.

Ste p2: Choose a proper attack type.

Step 3: Recover iPhone backup password in seconds.

Note: In the first step, usually the iPhone Backup Unlocker will detect the backup file directory automatically. If it doesn’t by accident, you can manually find the backup from the given path below.

  • Windows XP and the former

C:\Documents and Settings\ Administrator\ Application Data\ Apple Computer\ MobileSync\ Backup\

  • Windows 8/7/Vista

C:\Users\ Administrator\ AppData\Roaming\ Apple Computer\ MobileSync\ Backup\

  • Mac

~Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/

And when all the password recovery is done, the password will display in the File Opening Password Box. Now you can operate iPhone backup password reset or remove by entering the password recovered by the iPhone Backup Unlocker just now.

 

Read more information from Forgot iPhone Backup Password.

Here is the video Unlock iPhone Backup Password that shows the steps clearly.

Forgot iPhone Password, How to Unlock?

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When you have locked your iPhone and forgot the password, went to computer that you have iTunes on, you will find the iPhone is disabled and you now can’t connect to iTunes without the password you have forgotten. Then what should you do?

Get the right method on forgotten iPhone passcode

You can try to erase the forgotten iPhone password by restoring iPhone. While, if you do as the normal restoring steps, you will failed with its asking for password that you can’t remember. Take it easy, you still can bypass with the below procedures:

Step 1: You should sync your locked iPhone with your computer firstly to make all data backup in iTunes. If you often use iCould, now you may hope to get it to your computer for data security!
Step 2: Access iPhone DFU mode. You need restart iPhone by pressing “Power” and “Home” button for 10 seconds, when the Apple logo shows up, release the “Power” button and still hold “Home” for 15 seconds. Then a USB cable and iTunes icon with “Connect to iTunes.” message will display.
Step 3: If you keep your iPhone connected to computer with iTunes open, there will be a message saying iTunes has detected an iPhone in recovery mode and needing restore. Then you can download iOS and install it to iPhone after you click Restore button in iTunes.
Step 4: After restoring data in iPhone, you can now reboot it without password.

Also, I searched another method to reset iPhone password with iFunBox. It just works for iPhone jailbreak. Just follow 4 easy steps.
Step 1: Open iFunBox and connect iPhone to computer.
Step 2: Find and expand Raw File System.
Step 3: Go into /var/keychains and delete “keychain-2.db” file
Step 4: Restart iPhone.

Learn the ineffective ways for iPhone password unlock

Except the above two methos you may have a try, at the same time, there are various unworkable solutions searched via Internet to support unlock or override the locked password.
A. The older iOS version had a bug that allowed you to sneak in by making a fake emergency call. Now, it does not work.
B. To erase your iPhone password file via iPhone’s keychain directory using iPhone Browser, SSH or iExplorer on the jailbroken device is also not available now.
C. If there is tool to help reset or remove forgotten iPhone password, it still does not work.

Now, there are listed methods we collected online that are surefire or ineffective. You just need choose the one that works well for forgotten iPhone password.

The last but not the least, if you tried to restore iPhone but failed for iTunes backup not working or iPhone still can’t be available after iPhone restoring, get tool of iPhone Data Recovery to help restore your iPhone data efficiently.

Also, if there needs backup password in iTunes for your iPhone, get tool iPhone Backup Unlocker to help you unlock forgotten backup file password easily!