Nowadays, a lot of the kids have their own iPhone to play games, read books, browse the website and engage on social media. You must worry that dangerous content and excessive gaming time will harm your child's emotional health and well-being. Now, Apple offers its exclusive parental control features on to address this concern and continuing to develop as Screen Time on iOS 12. That is to say, you can manage your children’s iPhone usage remotely, either content or settings.

Get Rid of Parental Controls on iPhones with Passcode?

If you remember a passcode, and want to know how to get rid of parental controls on iPhone, please take the following steps, it will be really simple for you.

1. Turn off Restrictions on iOS 11 or Earlier

Step 1: Open the "Settings" app.
Step 2: Go to“General” and tap on “Restrictions”. Enter your current Restrictions passcode.
Step 3: Tap on “Disable Restrictions” and re-enter Restrictions passcode to turn off this feature.

2. Turn off Screen Time on iOS 12 or Later

Step 1: Open the "Settings", then Tap on "Screen Time".
Step 2: Scroll down, tap the "Turn Off Screen Time" option, and enter your current Screen Time passcode.
Step 3: Tap "Turn off Screen Time" on the pop-up panel. Screen Time will be disabled

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Get Rid of Parental Controls on iPhone without Passcode Using iMyFone (No Data Lost)?

iMyFone LockWiper featuring a professional unlocking tool can help to remove various locks from your iPad, iPhone, and iPod. If you cannot remember your current passcode and don’t know how to get rid of parental controls on iPhone, this software will help you to solve the problem. It can quickly unlock either the Screen Time or Restrictions for all iOS versions with a 100% success rate. And above all, your data will not be lost!

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Key features of iMyFone LockWiper:

  • Disable Restrictions and Screen Time on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.
  • Removes all iOS screen locks from iOS devices in few minutes.
  • It can also remove Apple ID and iCloud account even from second-hand iOS devices.
  • Support all iOS versions including the lastest iOS 12

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LосkWiреr helps to get rid of parental controls withоut any hassle:

Step 1: Launch “iMyFone LockWiper” on your PC, choose “Unlock Screen Time Passcode” option.

Unlock restrictions passcode

Step 2: Connect your iPhone or any other iOS device with the computer through the USB cable

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Case 1: Recover Restrictions Passcode on iOS 11 and Earlier.

Step 3: Press "Start to Unlock" option and proceed.

Start to Unlock

Step 4: Now it will show your current Restriction passcode.

Finish Recovering

Case 2: Remove Screen Time Passcode on iOS 12 and later.

Step 3: Press "Start to Unlock" and proceed.

Start to Unlock

Step 4: The software will remove the Screen Time passcode on your iPhone.

Finish Removing

Get Rid of Parental Controls on iPhone without Passcode Using iTunes (Data Lost)?

iTunes is available to reset your iPhone to factory setting, and it will erase all of the data as well as your parental controls passcode. If you want to know how to get rid of parental controls on iPhone via iTunes, please carefully read the following guide.

Steps to get rid of parental controls via iTunes:

Step 1. Update your iTunes to the latest version.
Step 2. Make a connection with your iPhone to the computer. Unlock your device, tap “Trust This Computer
Step 3. Go to “Summary“ and click “Restore iPhone
Step 4. After that, your iPhone has been restored without parental controls passcode, and you can set it up as a new device.


In this article, we introduce 3 ways about how to get rid of parental controls on iPhone. If you cannot remember the parental controls passcode, iMyFone LockWiper is the best choice, which makes all of your data safe and complete. If you prefer to use iTunes, please keep in mind this process will format and erase the device for removing the parental controls passcode. All files on your iPhone will be lost. If you prefer a safer and easier way, just download iMyFone LockWiper to take a free trial!

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