A small business establishment in California once bought 27 brand new iPad minis for her workers to assist them in online and offline office tasks. A time came when the company needed to downsize, and 25 staff were retrenched. However, over 20 of them returned their iPad mini locked and unformatted (i.e. still linked to their personal iCloud accounts and passcode locked). The management contacted us seeking for ways to factory-reset iPad minis without an iCloud account.
Therefore, if you’re facing a similar issue in your new startup, then this post is for you. Here, we shall be looking at how to factory reset an iPad mini without an iCloud password.
How to Factory Reset iPad mini without iCloud Password
iMyFone LockWiper (on PC & Mac) is a useful tool that can help to completely factory reset your iPad mini without an iCloud password. If you’re a new business startup manager or entrepreneur, iMyFone LockWiper offers you a business license that can open/factory reset unlimited locked iPads without an iCloud password or lock screen passcode.
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- Completely reset your iPad mini without any password, including iCloud password
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- Reset an iPad mini without password no matter Find My iPad is enabled or disabled
- Assist in unlocking locked, disabled or broken iPad mini and bypassing 4/6-digit passcode, Face ID, touch ID in a few minutes
Steps to Factory Reset iPad mini without Any Password (iOS 12 Included)
LockWiper can help you to reset iPad without entering any password.
Step 1. Download and install iMyFone LockWiper on your PC or Mac. Launch LockWiper, click the “Start” tab and connect your iPad mini to your computer.
Step 2. Put your iPad in DFU mode by simply clicking on your iPad model from the LockWiper screen to know how-to. After switching to DFU mode, LockWiper will redirect you the Download Firmware page.
Step 3. Download your iPad Firmware Package. Click the “Download” tab. After the firmware package has downloaded, click “Start to Verify”, and wait for the verification process to complete before going to the next step.
Step 4. Unlock your iPad screen by clicking “Start Unlock”. Read the notice carefully and enter “000000” to double confirm that you’ve agreed to terms and condition. Then, click the “Unlock” tab.
When it’s done, all the data will be erased from your iPad mini, including the screen lock. But note that, it won’t remove the iCloud account.
How to Reset iPad mini When You’ve Synced It to iTunes
iTunes can factory reset a company’s iPad mini to factory settings but it can’t exceed one iPad mini per iTunes account. However, before Apple will permit you to factory reset an iPad on iTunes, you must have previously synced such a device on iTunes. However, if you’ve not synced your iPad on iTunes, then this method is not for you.
Step 1. Connect your iPad mini to the computer you synced with.
Step 2. Launch iTunes. If you’re asked for a passcode, connect to another computer or use iMyFone LockWiper.
Step 3. Wait for iTunes to sync your device and make a backup. When the backup process is complete, click “Restore iPad’.
Step 4. When you get to the Set-Up screen while restoring your device, tap Restore from iTunes backup.
Step 5. Select your device in iTunes and choose the relevant backup to restore from by checking the date and size.
It’s most important to mention bring to your notice ones more the importance of having an iPad factory reset tool for your new and growing firm. Choose iMyFone LockWiper as an easy way to open locked iPads.