Forgetting your iPad passcode can be the worst nightmare to experience especially when your computer/iTunes is not available. If you’ve found yourself in this situation, there is no need to worry because there are several free and easy ways to unlock iPad without computer.
More so, there are situations when you’re locked out of your iPad, and you decide to exercise some patience in order to get to your PC/iTunes. If you are with your PC or Mac, we’ve also added some easy tips on how to unlock your iPad with computer. Therefore, we shall be giving you an in-depth description with a step-guide on how these solutions work in the following paragraphs.
- How to Unlock iPad without Computer
- How to Unlock iPad with Computer
How to Unlock iPad without Computer
Some of the iPad unlocking techniques in this section include Siri, iCloud and Auto Erase feature of iOS 11.
Solution 1: Unlock iPad without Computer via Siri
Many still doubt that they can use Siri to bypass iPad lock. This is just a trick that works if Siri recognizes your voice. Here is how it works:
Step 1: Ask Siri to open an app you don’t actually have on your iPad. Siri will reply you that such app doesn’t exist on your iPad, and would opt to search for it in App Store by bringing up the App Store icon on your screen.
Step 2: Click on the App Store icon, and a new restricted browser window will open where you can either “select the last app or update other apps” or “push twice on the Home button” for the task slide preview to appear.
Step 3: Swipe over the active front screen task, and you’ll gain access to your device.
Solution 2: Unlock iPad without Computer via iCloud Find My iPhone
Find My iPhone feature on iPad can be used to unlock iPad without computer when you log on to the official website of iCloud (www.iCloud.com). This method can only work when Find My iPhone is enabled.
Step 1: Go to iCloud official website, from a friend’s device or computer.
Step 2: Sign in with your Apple ID and Password.
Step 3: Click “All Devices” and select your iPad.
Step 4: Click “Erase iPad” to remotely erase your iPad and its password.
Step 5: Choose a recent backup, and set up your iPhone.
Solution 3: Unlock iPad without Computer by Setting up Auto Erase
Auto Erase is a good option for unlocking iPad without computer. You can turn this option on when setting up your passcode, and it works when you enter the wrong passcode 10 times. So, to unlock your iPod, all you need do is to enter the wrong passcode 10 times, and Auto Erase will wipe away your iPad data and passcode. When the iPad restarted it will feel brand new.
To enable Auto Erase on your iPad, follow these steps:
Step 1: Click Settings > Touch ID & Passcode.
Step 2: Scroll down to enable “Auto Erase” from Erase Data tab.
How to Unlock iPad with Computer
Except for unlocking iPad without computer, some of the iPad unlocking techniques in this section include iTunes and iPhone passcode remove tool.
Solution 1: Unlock iPad with Screen Passcode Unlocker
Did you forget your iPad Mini/Air/Pro passcode and locked/disabled your iPad? Are you asking, “How do I enable my iPad without a computer?” but not getting any useful answer or solution? Then, we are here to offer you a near-free and easy solution to unlocking your iPad without a computer. Our iPad unlocking tool/solution is called iMyFone LockWiper.
iMyFone LockWiper is the tool that can help you unlock your iPad without using iTunes or any Apple software. It can reset your iPad to remove your lock screen and regain you access to your iOS information and data. Therefore, if you encounter a situation where you forget your iPad lock-screen passcode, or locked your device after many wrong attempts to unlock it, then use LockWiper to unlock your iPad.
Here are a few key features of iMyFone LockWiper:
- iMyFone LockWiper offers you "simple unlock iPad without password features" for easy iPad unlocking.
- LockWiper supports unlock of 4-digit, 6-digit passcode, Touch ID and Face ID locked iPad.
- LockWiper supports unlock of disabling, locked, broken screen iPads.
- LockWiper is compatible with the latest iPad, iPhone and other iOS 11 devices.
- We are glad to say that iMyFone LockWiper has recorded the huge degree of success rate, which can be seen in our testimonials.
Steps to Unlock iPad without Passcode
Step 1: Download and install iMyFone LockWiper on your Windows PC, and then launch iMyFone LockWiper on your PC and click “Start”.
Step 2: Connect your iPad to your computer using Apples original lightning cable.
Step 3: Boot your iPad in DFU mode by following the instruction below:
Step 4: Confirm your iPad device information such as device number, iOS version. You can download the firmware by clicking on the “Download” button.
Step 5: Later you can click on “Start to Verify” to verify the firmware package.
Step 6: Then, just click on “Start Unlock”.
Step 7: It will repuires you to enter “000000” to double confirm, read the notice and click “Unlock”.
Step 8: Within few minutes, your iPad will be unlocked and you can use it without passcode.
Solution 2: Unlock iPad with iTunes
You can use iTunes to unlock your iPad provided that you’ve synced your iPhone with your computer via iTunes in the recent past. Here are the steps to take:
Step 1: Connect your iPad to your computer which you’ve used to sync it before now. iTunes will not ask for your device passcode if you have trusted the computer in the past.
Step 2: Click on your iPad logo when it appears on your iTunes.
Step 3: In the iTunes Summary panel, click “Restore iPad”, and click “Restore” again to confirm your action.
Step 4: iTunes will erase your iPad and install the latest iOS. When the restore to factory settings process is complete, your iPad will be unlocked.