Unlock iPhone passcode when forgot screen lock

iPhone passcode is very easy way to protect your iPhone data. It is a simple 4 digit passcode which provides a faster way to unlock iPhone. But there are many users out there like me, who have a habit to change their password of and on. It results in many wrong attempts which ultimately disable the iPhone for 1 minute. What if you still are unable to enter the correct passcode? Your iPhone will be disabled and you have Unlock iPhone passcode when forgot screen lock

There are many ways to regain access to your iPhone after it is disabled but we will discuss only three methods which are easy and reliable methods then others. These methods work in all type of Phones like iPhone 4, 4S, 5, 5S, 5C, 6, 6 Plus. These methods are also reliable for different versions of IOS like IOS 5, 6, 7, 8.

Follow any one of the following methods to Unlock iPhone passcode when forgot screen lock.

Use iTunes to Unlock iPhone passcode when forgot screen lock

Step 1: Open iTunes on your PC
Step 2: Connect your iPhone with your PC via data cable.
Step 3: Your iPhone will be synced.
Step 4: When iTunes creates backup of your data then click on restore so that you can restore your iPhone.
Step 5: Now, select the most recent backup from the list of backups.

Use Recovery Mode to unlock iPhone passcode

Step 1: Hold Sleep/Wake button for few seconds and then slide on “slide to power off” from left to right to Power off your iPhone.
Step 2: Plug in your iPhone with your computer and at the same time press and hold Home button. Your iPhone will be automatically turned on.
Step 3: Keep holding the home button until you see an option “Connect to iTunes”.
Step 4: When you connect your iPhone with iTunes then you need to tap on “OK” when iTunes will prompt a message.
Step 5: Now, to restore your data, follow the same steps as described above.

Use iCloud to unlock iPhone passcode

You can unlock iPhone passcode using iCloud only when you have enabled IOS’s most amazing feature “Find My iPhone”.

unlock iPhone passcode

Step 1: Go to iCloud.
Step 2: Enter you Apple ID and password to sign in.
Step 3: You will see “All Devices” at the top of the window. Click it
Step 4: Now, select your device from the list of devices.
Step 5: Click “Erase”. It will erase all the data from that device.
Step 6: Now, to restore your data, follow the same steps as described above.

If you face any problem in unlocking iPhone passcode by using any method, feel free to ask for the solutions in the comments. Also share your successful experience of unlocking iPhone passcode through any of above mentioned methods.

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