Most readers have recently sought solutions for unlocking their iPad device without restoring the iPad system. Actually, you can search many solutions out there. And you may be confused a lot and have not idea which solution to choose to unlock iPad passcode without restore. In such a situation, you can follow the solutions highlighted below summarized by other users who are in the same trouble to find out the best method to unlock iPad without restore.
With the help of Siri, there is a great possibility to unlock iPad passcode without restore iPad system. However, the only weak point of Siri is that it is not compatible to unlock passcode for iOS devices with new iOS versions.
For iPad running the iOS version of iOS 11/12/13, try the steps below:
For iPad running iOS version from iOS 8 to iOS 10, follow these steps:
After opening the photo app on iPad, click on the home button and the iPad will be unlocked without restore.
Suppose that you fail to remember the iPad passcode and couldn’t access to iPad anymore, the most effective way to get into the locked iPad is to restore iPad with iTunes. The central premise of this solution is that you shall back up iPad before restoring the locked device to avoid data loss.
You should sync the iPad with iTunes before the device is locked, or the iTunes will not recognize the device, let alone restoring the locked iPad.
Steps to Backup Locked iPad with iTunes:
Unlock iPad Passcode with iTunes:
You can then click on ‘Restore iPad’ to restore iPad system. After the restore is finished, the passcode will be removed.
Note: The iPad data will not be overwritten or erased after iTunes restore. After all, you have previously created a full backup of the whole content in the locked iPad.
The above 2 tips will help you unlock iPad passcode without restore, while the other tips below will help you simply bypass the screen passcode.
Since the method to unlock iPad without passcode using Siri is only workable on limited iOS devices, we are delighted to tell you that FoneGeek iPhone Passcode Unlocker is capable of unlocking iPad/iPhone without restore. And it is workable for all models of iOS devices.
Features of FoneGeek iPhone Passcode Unlocker:
How to Unlock iPad Passcode without Restore Using FoneGeek
Step 1. Firstly, you have to install FoneGeek iPhone Passcode Unlocker and launch it on your computer. Once it is finished, click on ‘Unlock iOS Screen‘ on the welcome interface.
Step 2. After the selection of the unlocking mode, get the iPad connected to the system and FoneGeek will then detect the iPad.
Step 3. The new window will pop up requiring you to get the most appropriate firmware downloaded onto iPad. You need to click on ‘Download’ to proceed.
You have to wait for a while until the firmware is downloaded. When it is completed, press the ‘Unlock Now’ tab to unlock the iPad.
You will soon be notified when the unlock process is finished.
You can also consider using iCloud to unlock disabled iPad without passcode as long as “Find My iPad” service is turned on.
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By Joan J. Mims
Posted on Mar 03, 2019, 19:48:53
Joan J. Mims is interested in researching all tips about iPhone, iPad and Android. He loves to share useful ideas with all users.