Forgot iPhone passcode? iPhone is stuck in the locked or disabled screen? Or find your iPhone 6 passcode suddenly not working? The effective way to get access to your locked iPhone is to reset iPhone without passcode.
In this article, we list 3 ways for you to reset iPhone when you have no passcode. Besides, the triditional way to put iPhone into recovery mode and restore with iTunes, you can also reset iPhone without password and iTunes by using Tenorshare ReiBoot, or find and recover or reset the lost password and then log into your iPhone to reset it.
Lots of iPhone running iOS 12 /11/10/9 users have tried the methods below and succeeded. The first method is highly recommended.
Tenorshare ReiBoot is professional iOS care tool that can easily reset iPhone XS/XS Max/XR/X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus/6S/6/SE/5s/5 without passcode and iTunes. With serveral clicks, you can reset your iPhone and starting it off from a fresh point.
Free download and install Tenorshare ReiBoot on your computer. Run it and then do as follows.
Step 1. Run Tenorshare ReiBoot and plug in your iPhone to your computer using the available cable. On the main interface, select Fix All iOS Stuck.
Step 2. Click "Start" to enter your device into recovery mode or DFU mode to get your device detected. After that click Advanced Mode >> option to continue.
Step 3. Since Advanced mode will wipe all data and settings including the lock screen passcode on your iPhone, Tenorshare ReiBoot will backup all data on your iPhone before repairing.
Step 4. Click "Download" button to start downloading the firmware package online.
Step 5. Once the firmware package is downloaded completed. Click Start Repair to start system recovery. When the process is completed, you can start using your iPhone normally when done.
Video Tutorial of Resetting iPhone XS/XS Max/XR/X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus/6S/6/SE/5s/5 Without Passcode & iTunes
Tenorshare iCareFone (iPhone Care Pro) is the professional iPhone passcode unlocker. It can help to find and unlock your iPhone passcode without losing data when you forgot iPhone screen password due to your iPhone passcode not correct. It also acts as the powerful iPhone password reset software. And then you can factory reset your device.
Free download and install Tenorshare iCareFone (iPhone Care Pro) on your computer. Run it and then do as follows.
Step 1. Connect your iPhone with your computer. Click "Trust" when a message says "Trust this computer?" on your device. Choose "Passcode Unlocker" from the main interface. To find out the password, you need to put your iPhone into DFU mode first.
Step 2. When you successfully get into DFU mode, you will get another window. Click "Copy Passcode" at the button of the interface and you can then paste the passcode to some place. At this point, you could exit DFU mode and then use this passcode to unlock your iPhone.
Step 3. After you unlock iPhone screen password, you are allowed to change or reset iPhone password without jailbreaking and without losing data. It's your choice.
Step 4. Reset iPhone. It's easy to do: connect iPhone to computer, select it when it appears in iTunes, choose the Summary tab, click "Restore iPhone", and click "Restore" button.
Forgot to backup iPhone before factory restore? Have no backup files? Then you can try UltData (iPhone Data Recovery) to recover all lost important data.
Note: The term "reset iPhone" has two meanings. Refer to iPhone Hard Reset VS Soft Reset.
You can also use iTunes to reset your iPhone without screen passcode. So that you can unlock iPhone without passcode.
Step 1. Connect a USB cable to your Windows computer or Mac, but do not connect it to your iPhone.
Step 2. Turn off your iPhone by pressing and hold the Home and Power button.
Step 3. When the iPhone is off, hold down the Home button and connect iPhone to the other end of the USB cable, which should still be attached to your computer. This will force iPhone to turn on.
Step 4. Continue to hold the Home button until an alert message in iTunes appears saying that your iPhone is detected in recovery mode like below:
Step 5. Click "OK". From iTunes, click "Summary" tab and click on the "Restore" button within iTunes.
Then iTunes will wipe iPhone without passcode, which means iTunes will delete all of your iPhone data, settings, apps, including the password. If you haven't backed up your iPhone before, use Data Recovery Software for iPhone to help you recover all the lost data.
These methods also work for almost all iOS users to reset iPhone passcod, refer to the article iPhone is Locked to get more details on how to reset your iPhone without password.
Here are useful tips for you to avoid forgetting iPhone password, so that you would not fall into the tragedy to reset iPhone in a hurry.
Tip 1. Write down your iPhone password on a paper and keep it in a safe place. This also applies to any password you have in daily life.
Tip 2. Use Touch ID instead of passcode to unlock iPhone. With just a touch of the Home button, the Touch ID sensor reads your fingerprint and unlocks your iPhone. There are two ways you can unlock with Touch ID. For more details, see Apple's offical guide: Use Touch ID on iPhone to Unlock iPhone.