How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone without Password in 2023

by Jenefey Aaron   Updated on 2022-03-28 / Update for  Apple ID

Have you ever met the situation that you need to remove your existing Apple ID from your iPhone to change another one for playing games on foreign servers but you forget your original Apple ID password? If you are a game player, you are definitely going to rush when you encountered this situation. Don't panic, for this, there are 4 ways about how to remove Apple ID without password for you to deal with this awkward status.

Part 1: Removing Apple ID from iPhone without Password by Tenorshare 4uKey

Tenorshare 4uKey is one of the convenient tools to help you remove your Apple ID without password with several steps. And it can also help you to remove screen time passcode on iPhone and iPad and bypass MDM from iPhone and iPad. Today we are going to be acquainted with the steps of how to remove Apple ID from iPhone 12 without password as an example.

  • Download 4uKey on your PC or Mac, and then launch it. You'll see the following interface, select "Unlock Apple ID" and then click on "Start".

    main interface of 4ukey
  • Connect your iPhone to your computer with a USB cable and unlock your iPhone. Then click "Trust" in a pop-up window on your iPhone.

    connect device to 4ukey before removing apple id
  • Click the "Start Remove" button to unlock your Apple ID.

    start unlock apple id
  • There are at least three situations where you may face.

    Situation 1: Find My iPhone is off (All iOS versions are supported)

    When your iPhone gets detected, 4uKey will start to unlock your Apple ID without data loss.

    unlock apple id when find my iphone is off

    Once the removing process is finished, 4uKey will then show on the screen that your Apple ID is removed successfully.

    successfully remove apple id when find my iphone is off

    Situation 2: Find My iPhone is on and iOS version is below 11.4

    Well, first of all, you need to go to Settings > General > Reset All Settings on your iPhone to reset your device. After that, 4uKey will start to remove your Apple ID or iCloud account.

    reset all settigs on iphone

    The whole process can be achieved within a few minutes. You then can login into a different Apple ID or create a new account.

    remove the apple id successfully

    Situation 3: Find My iPhone is on and iOS version is 11.4 or later

    In thic case, make sure you have set up Screen Lock Passcode on your iOS device and that the Two-Factor Authentication has been enabled before.

    set up svreen lock passcode enabled the two-factor authentication

    Before the apple id removing proess starts, you should download a firmwark package for your device by clicking on the "Download" option.

    download the latest firmware package

    Once the firmware package is downloaded, click on the "Start Remove" button.

    download firmware successfully

    Your device will enter Recovery mode automatically and a progress bar will be displayed on your PC screen.

    removing the apple id

    Finally, your device will restart. Simply follow the instructions on the screen to activate your iPhone.

    successfully delete apple id

That's all about how to remove Apple ID from iPhone without password using Tenorshare 4uKey.

Part 2: How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone without Password Using iTunes

You can also remove your Apple ID from iPhone without password using iTunes. Here is an example about how to remove Apple ID from iphone 6 without password . In this way, you have to keep your iPhone and your computer linked all the time while your iPhone may get stuck when you are in the second process and you need to keep on pressing Side and Home button to make sure your iPhone get in the recovery mode first then to remove.

  • Switch off your iPhone and connect it to iTunes on the computer.

    start up iPhone
  • Press and hold the Home button until you see the iTunes logo on device screen. Then it's time to restore your iPhone with iTunes.

    iPhone is stuck in recovery mode
  • Click Restore to start the process.

    restore apple id itunes

Part 3: Using Settings to Remove Apple ID/iCloud Account without Password

If you are outside without any computers, you can also use your iPhone itself to remove your Apple ID/iCloud account. The processes are as follows. In this way, you have to repeat several same procedures to make you forget your account.

  • Go to Settings>iCloud. When asked for a password enter anything you want on the required field then click on "Done"

     icloud setting
  • The prompt would then say that you have entered the incorrect password. Click "Done". On the main panel of your iCloud interface go to your Account again, this time though you would need to remove the description then click on "Done".

    icloud descrption
  • Once you are able to do so you would notice that when you go back to the iCloud interface on your iPhone you won't be required to enter a password and that the "Find My iPhone" feature is automatically turned off. You can now scroll to the bottom to delete the associated ID on your iPhone. 

    delete icloud id

Part 4: Using iCloud Website to Remove your Apple ID without Password

If you don't have a password, you can't log out to remove iCloud/Apple ID. If you can't log out of iCloud because you forgot your Apple ID password, you can retrieve it through the following tutorial:

  • First log in with your computer or This is iCloud's official website to retrieve the password entrance.

    icloud official
  • Enter the Apple ID name and click Continue. The next step will be to see two options: Email Verification or Answer Security Question. If you remember the answer to the question, you can change the password by answering the question. If you don't remember to verify the e-mail address , the system will send an e-mail to the e-mail address of the registration id at the time.

    stuck in log in apple id
  • In the mailbox you will see an email from Apple that resets the Apple ID password and click on the "Reset Password" link in the email. It will open the web page where the password is reset. Now you need to re-enter a password. (You must click within three hours of receiving the email, the expired link will be invalid).
  • Set the password successfully, you can now remove your Apple ID


With the comparison above, we can clearly found that the steps of Tenorshare 4MeKey is the most convenient way to remove Apple ID from your iPhone without password. For iTunes, you have to make your iPhone into a recovery mode and wait a long while to keep its connection with the computer. For iCloud Website, you have to find your password first to remove your Apple ID then to remove. And as for Settings, it's more convenient than others because you don't need to carry any computers to connect with. But you also need to repeat several steps to reach out your object of removing. And it is believed that most game players will know that play games on computers is much more convenient and comfortable than your skinny iPhone. With regard to this, Tenorshare 4uKey is a great choice for you.