How to Unlock Disabled iPad without iTunes

Almost every single person who owns an iPad or iPhone has gone through a situation when their device was disabled. If you forget the passcode of your iPad or someone else tries to unlock it and entered the wrong passcode too many times, then the iPad will be disabled due to the multiple failed attempts to unlock iPad. Once the iPad is disabled you won't be able to use it unless you perform a restore. You will be left with iTunes to unlock your iPad. But what if you want to know how to unlock disabled iPad without iTunes? Don't worry you still have some other options to reset iPad and to unlock it.

Methods to Unlock Disabled iPad without iTunes

Unlocking iPad when it is disabled is not that complicated task. You can follow any of the listed procedure to unlock the iPad. Be careful while carrying out the methods as one mistake might lead to some other issues too.

Way 1: Unlock Disabled iPad without Data Loss

The users who think that the above methods are hectic and time-consuming, then we have a solution for them. The perfect solution for them is the Any iOS System Repair software. The software is most ideal iPad disabled fix without iTunes and passcode. This will be most helpful in a situation like you have never synced your device with iTunes or simply can't connect to it. It has a very easy and smooth process of resolving all kinds of issues in your iPad. Follow the steps described below to unlock your disabled iPad:

Step 1. Begin with downloading and installing the software on your computer. Then launch it and connect your iPad with it. From the main interface, you will have to choose the Repair Operating System option.

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Step 2. Then you will have to download and import the firmware package that would help the software to fix the OS. The software will provide a suitable firmware file to download as it will automatically detect the iOS version. Then tap on the download option and sit back as the downloading will take a while depending on the internet connection speed.

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Step 3. Once the download is completed, tap on the Repair Now option and the software will start the repairing. When the repairing is done, the iPad will reboot and when it turns on you will have a complete access to your iPad.

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Way 2: Unlock Disabled iPad Mini/Air/Pro with iTunes

Step 1. Connect iPad to computer and run iTunes, make sure the iTunes is the newest version. Once the device is detected, choose the icon from iTunes left corner.

Step 2. Then tap on the Summary tab and perform a backup of the iPad's data by tapping on the Backup option.

When iTunes is done backing up your data, tap on the Restore option and all the settings will be reset to default and the entire data will be erased from the iTunes.

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iTunes restore will erase all the current files on your iPad, you can restore iPad from backup after using this method.

Way 3: Use Find My iPhone to Unlock iPad

Another iPad disabled fix without iTunes is using the iCloud service. If you have activated the Find My iPhone/iPad settings enabled in your iPad then you can easily fix your device without iTunes or passcode. Follow the steps below to unlock your iPad remotely:

Step 1. Visit the link icloud.com and login to your iCloud account. Then you will be able to see various iCloud service options. Among the options, choose the Find My iPhone option and iCloud will display a map and a device icon where you will be able to see the devices linked to your iCloud account.

Step 2. From the listed device, select your iPad and you will get three options. From those options, tap on the Erase iPad option and iCloud will remove all the data and settings of the iPad along with the passcode.

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Thus, you will be able to access your iPad without taking the help of iTunes.

In the article, you learned how to unlock disabled iPad without a computer. Moreover, we introduced the user to a very quick and reliable method to fix any kind of issue in iOS devices. With Any iOS System Reapir, you will be able to unlock your disabled device with an ease and without losing a single piece of data.

/ Posted by Jerry Cook to iPad Follow @Jerry Cook