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Forgot password on iPad and can’t remember? There are several reliable ways to reset an iPad without the password and continue to use the tablet. In this tutorial told me about the most effective methods of password reset on the iPad.
How to do a full reset iPad if you forgot password? Below we have reviewed three of the most effective way: using a quality third-party programs, utilities iTunes from Apple and using the web version of iCloud. Thus, in whichever situation you might be, you will be able to find the most suitable way.
1. Reset iPad without password using dr.fone
Dr. fone come with a tool for performing full reset iPad without password. The main advantage of using utility is that when you reset the password on the iPad it is impossible to make a mistake and do something wrong. Because of this you will not be able to aggravate the situation and instead of unlocking the iPad to turn it into a “brick”.
Step 1. Download utility dr.fone from the official website. This program allows you to reset the password on iPad one of the most simple ways.
Step 2. Connect your iPad to computer via USB cable and run the utility dr.fone.
Step 3. On the main program screen, select Unlock.
Step 4. In the new window tool to reset the password on the iPad, press Start — will start the process of connecting utilities to your iPad.
Step 5. On the new screen, the utility prompts you to enter iPad into a special recovery mode DFU.
For the introduction of its iPad in DFU mode:
1. Simultaneously press and hold the Home button and Power for 10 seconds.
2. Release the upper “Power” button but keep holding the Home button for another 10 seconds — as long as the utility does not detect your iPad.
If you did everything correctly, then the dr window.fone will display your iPad.
Step 6. Click Download to begin download the current firmware for your iPad. Firmware need to reset iPad without password.
Step 7. When the download is complete, click Unlock Now at the window of the utility.
Step 8. In the opened window, enter the code 000000 to confirm the start operation and click Unlock. Important! During the password reset process on iPad in any case it is impossible to disconnect the tablet from the computer.
Then you will just have to wait to complete the password reset procedure on your iPad. After the utility signals the end, your iPad will be no more password and you can start to fully use.
2. Password reset iPad via iTunes
To reset the password on iPad can be hated by many utilities iTunes. For this you will need to enter iPad into recovery mode and then restore the iPad means Apple utilities. It is important to stress that the recovery will delete all data on the iPad. You will be able to put them back on the tablet only on the condition that you previously created a backup of the iPad.
Step 1. Make sure your computer has the latest version of iTunes. To check for updates, iTunes in the menu “help” → “Update“. If iTunes on your computer is not installed, then download the latest version of the program on the official website.
Step 2. Turn off the iPad.
Step 3. Hold down the “Home” on the iPad and while holding it connect the tablet to the computer via USB cable.
Step 4. iPad is connected to your computer in recovery mode on the screen of the tablet logo appears iTunes.
Step 5. Start iTunes. The program will immediately alert about detecting an iPad in recovery mode.
Step 6. In the opened window, select “Restore” and confirm to start the restore procedure. Important! The restore operation do not disconnect the iPad from computer.
After the restore, your iPad will not be password — you will be able to use the tablet as usual. the iPad will prompt you to perform the initial configuration, which will configure the tablet as new or choose to restore iPad from an iTunes backup or iCloud.
3. The password reset via the “Find my iPhone”
Also the password on the iPad can be reset through the web interface of the function “Find my iPhone”. It is important to note that to use this method, you need to know the username and password of the iCloud account which is tied to the iPad. Otherwise, you will not be able to activate the tablet. It is important to know that this method involves removing all data from iPad.
Step 1. Go to the website icloud.com and sign in your iCloud account, which is tied to the iPad.
Step 2. In the list of available applications, select “Find my iPhone“.
Step 3. Select your iPad in the app “Find my iPhone” and click “Erase iPad“.
Step 4. Confirm the operation.
Immediately after that will start the procedure of erasing your iPad. Along with all the data from the tablet will disappear and the password that you forgot. After you erase the iPad, you will need only to reconfigure and if you want to restore from the last backup to return all data.