How to Reset iPhone 6: Factory Reset iPhone without Password

How to Reset iPhone 6: Factory Reset iPhone without Password
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This article shows you 2 ways to factory reset iPhone without password easily and fast, just choose one you like to have a try!

Question: I have tried everything but every computer I use says that my iPhone can’t be detected. I need a simple way to unlock my iPhone as soon as possible please help!

Question: My iPhone was disabled from too many password attempts, now as I try to restore it, iTunes says to enter passcode but on my iPhone, it will only go to emergency call screen and won't allow me to enter my passcode. I'm not sure how to get this to work.
Sometimes our iPhone may stuck in the locked or screen while forgetting iPhone passcode, then we have to do a factory reset.

However, the security is a big issue when you reset your iPhone to the factory setting. Besides, if you want to do some of the major changes which require the use of iTunes, you will only be able to do after turning off the passcode.

So, once you forget your iPhone passcode then you need to do a factory reset, here I am going to show you an effective way about how to factory reset an iPhone without the passcode.


Normal Way to Factory Reset your iPhone with Home and Power Button:

Step 1. Press and hold the Home button (at the bottom of iPhone) and the Sleep/Wake button (on top of the iPhone) simultaneously.

Step 2. Hold both buttons until the iPhone shuts off and begins to restart.

Let it go when you see the Apple logo appear on the screen. You've just performed a hard reset.


However, if your iPad Stuck at Apple Logo, you may get the solution here.

Solution 1. Factory Reset iPhone without Password with iTunes

Solution 2. Bypass the activation lock to factory reset iPhone

Solution 3. Factory reset iPhone without passcode via iOS System Recovery


Solution 1. Factory Reset iPhone without Password with iTunes

Firstly, you should back up your iPhone before you are going to factory reset your iPhone because this step will erase all your data.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer with the USB cable and launch iTunes.

Step 2. Click on "Restore iPhone".



Step 3. Click "Restore" on the iTunes dialogue box.



Step 4. On the iPhone Software Update window, click "Next".



Step 5. Click "Agree" to accept the license terms and to continue.



Step 6. Be patient whilst iTunes downloads iOS and restore your iPhone.



Solution 2. Bypass the activation lock to factory reset iPhone

Step 1. Go to "Settings" then "General" and "Reset" and choose "Erase All Content and Settings".



Step 2. If the situation is that you have lost your passcode, you are going to immediately run into a brick wall.



Step 3. Factory reset your iPhone with Offical iPhoneUnlock, it will bypass the activation. Looking at the screen capture of their home screen below, you should select 'iCloud Unlock' from the left side of the page. See more details on bypass iCloud Lock on iPhone 6.



Solution 3. Factory reset iPhone 6 without passcode via iOS System Recovery

In fact, if you try to factory reset your iPhone via iTunes, it may cause some data loss when you do it. So, here you may try to this toolkit iOS System Recovery can help you to fix any problems with any iOS devices, which available for Windows and Mac. And you can factory reset your iPhone without password in 10 minutes!


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Supported Devices: iPhone7/7 Plus/SE/6/6 Plus/6s/6s Plus/5s/5c/5/4/4s that run iOS 9.3/8/7/6/5/4
iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 2, iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2
iPod touch, iPod Nano, iPod shuffle, iPod mini, iPod Classic
Compatible Version: Windows 10 or Mac 10.11

Step 1. Power on your iPhone (even if it is in locked state). Then connect your iPhone to the PC via USB cable.

Note: If iTunes launches automatically, close it.

Step 2. Launch iOS Data Recovery and choose toolkit, then click "System Recovery".



Step 3. After you read the instructions, click "Start" to begin the process.



Step 4. Then select your iPhone's model and other information, and click "Download".



Step 5. Simply leave your iPhone alone, and wait until iOS System Recovery program restores the iOS to the factory defaults. You will soon have completed a factory reset iPhone of your iPhone.



Step 6. When the process is complete, you can start using your iPhone normally.



As mentioned above, after you successfully restore iPhone, it will be at the factory settings state, since all data are wiped. So, you should backup your iPhone data firstly or through iPhone Data Recovery Toolkit to do that.

Now just have a try above method to do a factory reset if you need.


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