How to Unlock a Disabled iPhone without iTunes

Unlocking a disabled iPhone might be a troublesome job for some. This is a situation that each and every iPhone user faces once in his or her lifetime while using the device. If you are one of the users that are looking for how to unlock a disabled iPhone without iTunes, you have landed in the write place.

Anyone can feel the need to unlock a disable iPhone. This can be due to many reasons such as buying an old iPhone without unlocking it or locking your own iPhone since you forgot your password. Today, we will have a look on some solutions that can help you solve this issue within no time. Let us have a look on how to unlock a disabled iPhone without a computer.

Solution 1: Unlock disabled iPhone without iTunes (Any iOS System Repair)

The Any iOS System Repair is a tool that can be used to unlock disabled iPhone with iCloud. The reason as to why we have recommended this solution first because it is the best and most dependable solution for this issue. The software is used to solve almost any issue related with the iPhone or any Apple device. The software solves such issues with a single click. The "Repair Operating System" feature of the system does all the magic and solves the issues. Here are the steps that you need to follow in order to unlock disabled iPhone without restoring.

Step 1: Download and run the tool on computer and then connect your computer to your iPhone. Click the "Repair Operating System" present on the software's main interface.

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Step 2: Also, you will need the latest firmware package for next process. Hence, you have to download the latest firmware package.

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Step 3: When the downloading of latest firmware package is done, select the "Start Repair" option to get the process of recovery started of your iPhone. This will also rest the password of your iPhone.

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Solution 2: Fix disabled iPhone Screen with iCloud

One more solution that can be used to solve the issue is to use iCloud. This solution uses the "Find My iPhone" function to reset the password. Hence, if you are one of the users that have turned on the "Find My iPhone" feature, then you can use this solution. Here are the steps that you need to follow to unlock iPhone with Find My iPhone.

Step 1: Go to "icloud.com/#find" URL on a different iPhone or a computer. When prompted, sign in with your Apple ID. This Apple ID must be the exact ID that you have logged-in in your iPhone.

Step 2: Select "All Devices" option located at the top of the interface. Select your device that you need to reset.

Step 3: Select "Erase iPhone" option to clean you iPhone. This will erase all data on the device including its password. Make sure that your iPhone is connected to the network, or this will not yield success.

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Step 4: Now, you can get back your data from any backup that you have.

Solution 3: Use Siri to Unlock a Disabled iPhone

Most of you will not be aware that you can use Siri to unlock your iPhone. Almost 50% of the users are unaware of the fact that they can unlock their iPhone using Siri. Well, if you are having an iPhone that is running on iOS 8 to iOS 10, then you can do it easily. Here are the steps that need to be followed.

Step 1: You will need an iPhone whose Home button can be used to activate Siri. All you need to do is press the Home button for a few seconds till the Siri gets activated.

Step 2: Ask the Siri for time. You can do this simply by asking (Hey Siri, what is the time) or just by typing.

Step 3: As soon as you give the command, Siri will show you the result along with a graphical clock. Just click on the clock.

Step 4: After you click the clock, a world clock will appear on the screen. You need to click the "+" sign present in the corner at the top.

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Step 5: A text field will appear for you to enter the name. Type anything randomly in the text field. Tap the text and click no "Select All" option.

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Step 6: Select the "Share" option from the list of option that appears on the screen.

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Step 7: A pop up will appear showing you list of choices to share. Use the Message option to share. Now paste the copied text in the "To" field. Wait for some time and your iPhone will be unlocked.

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The Bottom Line

Seeing the big picture here, you just had a look at the top 3 solutions that can be used to unlock disabled iPhone without connecting to iTunes. You can use the iCloud to unlock the iPhone or you can use Siri. But using Any iOS System Repair is the best solution that can be used to solve this issue. If this article was helpful, then please do tell your feedback by commenting below.

/ Posted by Jerry Cook to iPhone Follow @Jerry Cook