Imagine getting stuck for three days straight and not being able to use your device. This was Joanna's experience with her iPhone 7 some months back! She couldn't turn off the "Find My iPhone" feature, and all her apps were requesting to connect to iCloud, it was a bitter situation.
"Find My iPhone" is a great feature that lets you monitor your iPhone from the comfort of your own home. However, if you're planning to upgrade your device, sell it, or even trade for another, you'll need to make sure that you turn off "Find my iPhone" completely before handing it over to another user.
How to Turn Off "Find My iPhone" from Computer without Password
"Find My iPhone" can be easily turned off with your iCloud password. However, if you don't have the password or can't remember it, can you still turn it off?
The answer is yes, but only when you have a third-party program such as iMyFone iBypasser.
iBypasser is specifically developed to remove the activation lock on your iPhone as well as turn off the "Find My Device" feature without password. It works with majority of Apple devices and the success rate is one of the highest in the market.
Top Features of iBypasser:
- Turn off the FMI feature without password.
- Remove iCloud activation lock screen from iOS devices without Apple ID or password.
- Support iPhone 5S to iPhone X running iOS 12.3 and later versions.
- Sign in with a new Apple ID to download apps from APP Store or buy movies from iTunes Store.
- No worries of being tracked or erased by previous Apple ID.
Steps to Turn Off "Find My iPhone" on Computer without Password
Can't turn off the "Find My iPhone" feature? iMyFone iBypasser gives you option to turn off "Find My iPhone" and remove iCloud account from iPhone. Here is a detailed guide on how to do that within only a couple of minutes.
Step 1: First download and install iBypasser. After that, launch the program and choose the "Turn Off FMI" mode.
Step 2: Then connect your device to the computer and click "Start". If a popup asking "Trust This Computer?" appears on your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch, please unlock your device screen and tap "Trust". When asked to jailbreak your device, click "Next" to proceed to the Jailbreak your device.
Step 3: Instructions for jailbreaking iPhone 6 to iPhone X are built in. For iPhone XR to iPhone 11 Pro Max, refer to the tutorial here. After the jailbreaking process gets finished, the software will start turning off FMI.
Step 4: Because the FMI function is associated with the previous iCloud account, you still have to remove the account from your device to finish the process. To do that, simply confirm the FMI status as instructed on the software, and click "Confirm".
Finally, when you see the following screen, you'd know that the FMI function is completely turned off.
How to Turn Off "Find My iPhone" on iCloud
If you don't have the iPhone at hand but you know the iCloud account and its password, you can remotely turn off the "Find My iPhone" from your device through iCloud. Just follow:
- Open a web browser and go to icloud.com page.
- Log in with the iCloud account and password.
- There, find and click "Find iPhone".
- At the top, click "All Devices" and select the device that you want to turn off "Find My iPhone".
- Then choose "Erase iPhone" and confirm it.
The "Find My iPhone" will be turned off when your iPhone connects to internet. Please note that everything will be erased from your iPhone as well.
Can You Turn Off "Find My iPhone" with Jailbreaking
You cannot remove the "Find My iPhone" with jailbreaking because it works by removing any software that might restrict access to your device. Also, jailbreaking unlocks a device when the bolt must have been removed by another program.
"Find My iPhone" is a great and extremely useful feature. In this case, you cannot disable Find My iPhone unless knowing the Apple ID and password you used to set it up earlier. We recommend using iMyFone iBypasser to resolve this on time.