“After registering several accounts, i forget my Apple ID passcode on my iPhone 8. Now it keeps poping up some messages, but i need to use my iPhone immediately. How could i reset my iPhone 8 without Apple ID?”
Apple ID is used to log into different accounts offered by Apple, like iTunes, iCloud, App Store ect. So it’s pretty aweful when we forget our iPhone 8 Apple ID, it won’t allow us to use our iPhone 8 any more.What’re more, when we get some other iOS devices and use same Apple ID, we may be locked out of them all. So knowing how to reset iPhone 8 without Apple ID is quite necessary. Here we’ll learn some tips about it.
Reset Apple ID with Email
Now firstly we’ll see how to reset Apple ID with Email, see below steps.
1.Now open the browser on your PC, and navigated to Find Apple ID
2.Then input your first name, last name and email address, which are associated with your Apple ID.
3.Now you can click “Recover by Email”, or “Answer Security Question” when you could remember them.
4.After doing this, you’ll receive your Apple ID in your recovery mail.
Reset iPhone with Recovery Mode
When you need to reset your iPhone 8 without Apple ID and also “Find My iPhone” feature is off, then you can reset your iPhone 8 with recovery mode, see below steps.
1.Now connect your iPhone 8 with PC, launch your iTunes and make sure it’s with latest version.
2.Press power button and home button together and hold on until we enter recovery mode screen. And on iTunes, we’ll receive a message with option “Restore” or “Update”.
3.Now go to Files--Summary on your iTunes page, and click “Restore Backup” on the right page, and confirm with “Restore”.
4.Then you can continue it with its instruction and reset your iPhone without Apple ID.
Get Back Apple ID Password
If we just forget our Apple ID password, we can get them back with several ways. Now follow below tips and get it back.
Reset Apple ID with iPhone:
1.open your iPhone, go to Setting--iCloud, find and click its email address on the top of your iCloud screen.
2.now find and click option “Forgot Apple ID and Password”, then input your Apple ID, and answer some security questions, and you’ll be able to reset your Apple ID password.
3.then input the new password and confirm it will be ok.
Reset Apple ID password via Web:
1.now open your browser on your PC and navigated to Apple ID site
2.then find tha click option “Forgot Apple ID or Password”, input your Apple ID and answer some security questions. Then you can reset your Apple ID password.
Backup iPhone 8 Data before Reset it
As we know when we reset our iPhone, we may lost some iPhone data, so if you don’t want to lose some data, you’d better do some backup, here we’ll introduce you iRefone, which is a professional iOS data backup and recovery software.
can not only help us backup more than 16 kinds of iOS files, it can also help us recover them even we have no backups. And when we have backups, it can help us extract them from iTunes and iCloud backup selectively, and it allows us to preview them before restoring them without erasing all content and settings.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone with PC. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”, click “Start”.
Step 2. Now new interface will show up, and we can see many data icon and media icon there. Find and click “Message” icon for example, and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 3. When finish scanning, you can preview and choose messages you need to backup, tap on “Recover to PC”.