“I forgot the password to unlock iPhone backup. When I was trying to restore my iPhone 7 Plus from iTunes, it asked for a password. I don’t know what the password is now. How to crack my iTunes backup password?”
Forgot iPhone 7/7 Plus encrypted backup password in iTunes and cannot restore? Enter the password to unlock backup but was incorrect? There are too many cases that people cannot get access to the backup files in iTunes and Apple doesn’t offer a solution. Luckily, this post has gathered 3 easy solutions to crack iTunes backup password for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus effectively.
If you failed to unlock backup files after trying solution above and don’t remember anything of the password, you are highly recommended to try iPhone Backup Unlocker, professional iTunes backup cracking software to decrypt iTunes backup file without password and allows to recover any lost passcodes quickly and efficiently.
Download and install iPhone Backup Unlocker on your computer, run the program and then click “Add” to import backup file for cracking.
When the backup is loaded completely, choose an attack type according to your needs for password unlocking.
Solution 3: Find Lost iPhone 7/7 Plus Backup Password with Keychain Access
If you are using a Mac, Keychain will be an easy way to unlock encrypted iPhone backup password on Mac for free. Keychain is a built-in password manager in Mac that helps to search related items to get back the lost password.
Go to Finder/Applications/Utilities/ and open Keychain Access on your Mac
Type “iPhone backup” in the search box, when the backups are listed out, choose your iPhone 7 backup and double-click it
Then you’ll see a pop-up dialog, check the box in front of “Show password”. After you enter Mac administrator password to allow access, the backup password will appear
Copy the iPhone backup password to unlock your backup files
Note: If you haven’t set to remember iTunes backup password in Keychain when backing up iPhone in iTunes, you cannot find iPhone 7 encrypted backup password in Keychain. At that moment, iPhone Backup Unlocker still be your best choice.
With the methods mentioned above, how to recover backup password for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will never be a problem for you anymore, is it? If you still have any other questions, feel free to contact us.