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How to Reset Restrictions Passcode on iPhone Without Restoring

“I changed my iPhone to iPhone X and now I want to deleted all of the data on my previous phone and also want to reset restriction passcode. Please help. Thank you.”

The purpose of iPhone restrictions is to lock certain functions of the device. Without the four-digit passcode restrictions can’t be changed. Is it possible to bring back restriction password without going ti factory settings? In fact, it is not difficult to retrieve forgotten restriction passcode and reset it. In this article, we will show you some methods to reset the restriction passcode on iPhone even you do not remember the password.

Part 1: Reset the Restriction Passcode on iPhone (Remember Password)

If the iPhone user remembers the restriction passcode then it is very simple to reset it. It even not need a computer to do it. You can reset it on your iPhone directly.

Step 1: Unlock your device and go to the “Settings” option.

Step 2: Click the “General” menu from the expanded list.

Step 3: Tap the “Restriction” from the General menu and click the “Enable restriction” feature.

Step 4: Now enter the old passcode in its respective field and enter the new restriction passcode to carry out the reset process.

Step 5: After the completion of reset process you can add the applications to this feature in order to restrict the entry. It serves as a parental control and prevents the children from entering into secure files in your device.

Part 2. Reset the Restrictions Passcode on iPhone without restore (Forgot Password)

By resetting your device to the factory settings, you can reset the restriction passcode even if you have forgotten it. The only disadvantage you will face in this process is that there will be a data loss. The stored data like pictures, videos, files etc will be automatically deleted when the device is restored to its factory settings. This setting will assign default value to all the features available in the device.

Part 3. Reset the Restrictions Passcode without data loss (Forgot Password)

If you have forgotten your passcode, then you should perform a series of task to establish the resetting process. Here you are going to learn how to reset the restriction passcode without any data loss.

Perform three processes to reset the restriction passcode on iPhone without restoration. Follow the below guide if you have forgotten the restriction passcode.

Back up iPhone data with iCloud before restoring

Create a backup to your device: Unlock your device and go to the “Settings” and proceed with the “iCloud” option. From the expanded list you have to turn on the “Backup” in order to create a backup in the iCloud platform. After this process all the data available in the device will be stored in your iCloud account automatically.
Disable Find My iPhone and Reset iPhone

Unlock your device and go to the “Settings”. Select “iCloud” from the displayed list. Click on “Find My iPhone” option and switch off the “Find My iPhone” feature in your device. Then it will ask you to enter the Apple ID password. Enter your credentials and hit the “Turn Off” button to disable it.
It is high time to reset your iPhone and so now navigate to “Settings -> General -> Reset -> erase all Content and Settings” in order to reset the iPhone without any data loss.

Extract and recover data from iCloud backup

iRefone is the professional software to recover data without any data loss. It support to up to 16+ kinds of data including messages, notes, contacts, wechat, whatsapp and more. It provides three recovery mode to recover these data directly from device, iTunes backup as well as iCloud backup. Below we will show you how to recover data from iCloud backup.

Step 1.Run iRefone and choose the recovery mode option for “Recover from iCloud Backup”, and enter your Apple ID and password to log in to iCloud account.

Step 2. You can find all iCloud backup backup files in your iCloud account. Choose one iCloud backup you need to recover data and click “Download” to start the download of your iCloud backup.

Step 3. When the downloading is finished, it will ask you choose the data you want to preview, just click on the icon of the data category you need.

Step 4. Finally, Preview these data in the software and choose these one you need.

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