“I forget my iPhone password, but i don’t want to reset it with my iTunes, what should i do to reset iPhone password without iTunes?”
Most of us will set a password for our iPhone to protect our iPhone data or when we lost our iPhone, it won’t be able used by other people. But on the other hand, we may forget our iPhone password and we couldn’t use it either. Then what to do? How to reset iPhone password? Now don’t worry, we’ll show you some tips about how to reset iPhone password without iTunes.
Reset iPhone Password with Find My iPhone
If you don’t want to reset your iPhone password with iTunes, you can reset it with iCloud Find My iPhone feature. But you’ll need to make sure that you have enabled the feature “Find My iPhone”.
Step 1. Open browser on your PC, and navigate to iCloud.com
, then log in it with your Apple ID.
Step 2. Then go to Find My iPhone--All Devices at the top of your screen.
Step 3. Then choose the iPhone device that you have forgotten its password, click “Erase iPhone” along with your now-forgotten password.
Step 4. Now you can use “Setup Assistant” feature to restore the most recent backup of your iPhone, and it will erase your iPhone password from iCloud, now you can open your iPhone without a password.
Reset iPhone Password with Siri
When you have enabled feature “Allow access to Siri when locked with a password”, you can also try to reset your iPhone password with Siri.
Step 1. Open your iPhone, go to Setting--General.
Step 2. Then you can find option “Password Lock”, click it and turn off option “Allow access to Siri when locked with a password”.
View iPhone Data from Locked iPhone
When your iPhone is locked and and you need to check some of your iPhone data immediately, what to do? Don’t worry, you can come to iRefone for help.
is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can help us recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, calendars, call history, WeChat messages ect. When you have done backup on iTunes and iCloud, it can also help you extract them from your iTunes and iCloud backup selectively.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your locked iPhone with PC. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”, and click “Next”.
Step 2. Then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, find and click “Contact” icon for example, and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 3. After scanning, you can preview and choose contacts you need, tap on “Recover to PC”.