[Solved] How to Factory Reset iPad without Passcode or Computer?

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iPad is locked via screen lock by default but users use their own passcode for increased security. The passcode is also required when you attempt to reset the iPad. If you have forgotten your passcode and want to reset the iPad, then you will be glad to know that there are ways to do it.

The methods mentioned in this article can be used at all models of iPad, including iPad Pro, iPad Mini, iPad Air, iPad, etc.

Factory Reset iPad without Passcode or Computer

If your iPad is lost or stolen and you want to reset it but don't know the passcode or don't have a computer, then there is a way to do this. You will need to use Find My iPhone feature. Keep in mind that remote reset of your iPad is only possible when Find My iPhone is enabled on the device. Then use the Find My iPhone feature to locate and reset your iPad.

Steps to Factory Reset iPad without Passcode or Computer

Follow these instructions to factory reset iPad without passcode or computer:

  1. Use any other device to visit iCloud's official website.
  2. Log in with your iCloud account and password.
  3. After the login is successful, navigate to Find My iPhone section of the site. A map page will open.
  4. On that page, click on All Devices option and from the list of devices, choose your iPad.
  5. Now select Erase iPad option and then confirm your action. Re-login may be required. After you have confirmed Erase iPad option, your iPad will be set to erase.


The factory reset process will start immediately if your iPad is connected to the internet. However, if your iPad is not connected to the internet, then the factory reset process will start the next time it is online.

Easily Factory Reset iPad without Passcode

Are you searching for ways to factory reset your iPad without passcode? Did you forget password for your iCloud account? Don't let a forgotten passcode keep you from using your iPad. We are here to introduce you to a tool that can help you to reset your locked iPad in few clicks without a passcode. It will also remove the iCloud account without password. It is iMyFone LockWiper.

LockWiper was specifically developed to slove your lock issues. It has two major features that allow you to factory reset iPad without passcode, remove screen lock or iCloud account from iPad without password.

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Great Features of LockWiper

  • Completely factory reset iPad without any password or passcode
  • Instantly unlock your iPad from Apple ID without password and you can easily set up a different account
  • Unlock iPad without passcode when it's locked, disabled or screen broken
  • A complete do-it-yourself program which is easy to use and quick to run

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Steps to Factory Reset iPad without Passcode

First, download and install iMyFone LockWiper on your computer.

Step 1: Connect your locked iPad to computer and launch iMyFone LockWiper. Choose a unlock mode from the home screen. If your iPad is locked to an iCloud account, select "Unlock Apple ID".
Note: If your iPad is locked out of screen, select "Unlock Screen Passcode".

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Step 2: Click "Start to Unlock" button to continue.

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Step 3: LockWiper will start unlocking immediately. If Find My iPad is enabled on your device, you may need to perform "Reset All Settings" on your device first. Then the unlocking process will start.

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If you want to factory reset your Android phone or tablet without passcode, you can simply take advantage of iMyFone LockWiper (Android). With it, no password and no tech skills are needed, and your device will be completely reset.

Factory Reset iPad without Computer

Steps to Factory Reset iPad without Computer

Want to factory reset iPad without computer? Apart from iCloud, you can also use the settings app on your iPad. Here are the steps to do this.

  1. Open Settings app at your iPad.
  2. Tap on Reset>Erase all contents and data
  3. Input the passcode of your iPad

With the above three steps, you'll be able to factory reset your iPad without computer.


Bonus: How to Erase Everything from iPad

iMyFone Umate Pro iPad Eraser is one of the best tools that you can use in order to reset your iPad and erase everything from it, permanently. Umate Pro has been specially designed to help iOS users quickly and conveniently reset their iDevices, erase their private data permanently, permanently erase deleted files, clean up their iDevices to boost their performance, and much more. Since Umate Pro erases data permanently, resetting an iDevice via this software is considered the best way to protect your privacy, particularly when you are resetting your iDevice before selling it.

Following are some features of Umate Pro:

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  • Completely reset iPad and erase all its data permanently within a few steps.
  • Erase data traces of deleted files from iPad to prevent privacy leak.
  • Clean up junk and temporary files of iPad and make the device faster.
  • Permanently erase private data such as messages, contacts, call logs, private data from third-party messengers e.g. Viber, WhatsApp, etc.
  • Preview items before you delete them permanently. With this feature, you won't have to worry about accidently deleting your data.

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Steps to Erase Everything from iPad Via Umate Pro

Step 1. Use a compatible lightning or USB cable to connect your iPad to your computer and launch Umate Pro.

Step 2. From the main interface of Umate Pro, select Erase All Data. You will need to click the Erase button to proceed.

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Step 3. Choose a Security Level of deletion. There are three options available. Medium Level is recommended if you are not sure which one to choose.

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Step 4. Click the textbox available on the same window and input 'delete' then click the Erase Now button to start the deletion process.