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[Ultimate Guide] How to Unlock iPhone Passcode Without Computer

by Anna Sherry   Updated on 2021-12-21 / Update for  Unlock iPhone

So you bought a second-hand iPhone, and you cannot unlock it. The device requires you enter the code, and you do not know it. Or you've forgotten the password, and you cannot unlock it. Entering a wrong passcode several times will disable your iPhone. What you need to do at this point is bypass the passcode so that you can start using your device. Whether you have a newer model like iPhone 13/13 Pro/13 mini/12/11/11 Pro Max,iPhone 8, iPhone X/XS/XR/XR Max, or an older model like iPhone 4, 5, and 6, there is software that can help you. With that in mind, here is how to unlock iphone if you forgot password without computer.

Way 1: How to Unlock iPhone Passcode without Computer via iCloud

This way works only if you know your iCloud credentials and "Find my iPhone" option is enabled on your iPhone. You can use any mobile phone to login to the website, it doesn't have to be a computer.

  • Go to the iCloud official website, and sign in your iCloud account. Once you login, the website will give you a couple of options. Click on "Find iPhone" to continue.

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  • You will be taken to a new interface. Click on "All devices". Select the iPhone on which you want to bypass the passcode.

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  • Click on "Erase iPhone", and then confirm the choice.

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Note: This process will erase your data, make sure you have a backup of your device.

Way 2. How to Unlock iPhone Passcode Using Siri (Low Success Rate)

There is a bug in Siri that you can use for how to unlock iPhone without computer. This solution might not work at all times, but it is worth giving a try. The bug only works on any device running on iOS 8 up to iOS 10.1

  • Just activate Siri on your device. All you have to do is long press the Home button. Ask Siri what is the time, like "Hey Siri, what time is it?"

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  • Siri will then display the present time. There will be a clock icon adjoining to it. Tap on the clock, and you can access World clock feature. Click on "+" icon to add another clock.

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  • You will get a search bar where you need to enter a city. Write anything just so you provide a textual entry. Tap on the text, and then click on "Select all".

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  • At this point, you will get new options, including cut, copy, etc… Tap on "Share" button to continue the process. You will get options for sharing the text. Click on the Message icon.Your phone will open a new interface. Basically, you start drafting a new message. Go to the "To" field, and type any text. Tap on the return button to continue the process how to unlock iPhone 4 without computer.

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  • The text will turn green. Now that your text is selected, click on "+" once more to add icon. Once you tap it, a new interface will open. Click on "Create new contact" to continue. You will now be taken to an interface where you can add a new contact. Tap on "Add photo" this time to continue.

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  • Click on "Choose photo" button to select a photo from your library. Once the photo library opens, you can browse the albums. Do not click on any album. Instead, wait for a few seconds, and then tap on the Home button. You will be taken to the Home screen.

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Unlock iPhone Passcode Quickly with Tenorshare 4uKey(Must Try)

Can't remember that passcode? And you didn't turn on the find my iPhone feature, Tenorshare 4uKey helps you unlock your iPhone in minutes. Just follow the simple 3 steps, you will get your locked iPhone unlocked.

  • Download 4uKey on you windows or Mac, then install and open it.

  • Connect your iPhone then click "Start", you will see the screen that the program ask you download the firmwave package, then click "Download" to get it.

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  • After the firmwave package have been download succefully, tap "Start Unlock" to start the process. The whole precess will take some tiome, please wait till your the removal process has done.

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Way 4: Unlock iPhone Passcode without Connecting to Your PC/Mac(for iOS 15.2)

With a new feature called Security Lockout mode introduced in the iOS 15.2 update, iPhone users are now able to erase and reset their locked iPhone directly, without the need to connect their device to a computer. If your unlocked iPhone is running iOS 15.2 or later, the Security Lockout mode will be enabled after too many unsuccessful password attempts.

Must-Know Things before Reseting the Unlock iPhone

  • There must be an Apple ID linking to the device.
  • You know the password to the Apple ID.
  • The device must be connected to a mobile data or Wi-Fi network.

Here's how to unlock iPhone password without computer.

  • Activate the Security Lockout mode by repetedly entering wrong passcode on your iPhone Lock Screen.
  • When an "Erase iPhone" option displays on the screen, tap on it and then tap again to confirm the operation.

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  • Enter the Apple ID password to sign out of your Apple ID from the device.

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  • Tap on Erase device to start the erase process. When it completes, follow the on-screen instructions to reset your device.


As you can see, there is a trick for how to unlock iPhone passcode without or with computer, or any other iPhone for that matter. After you've unlocked iphone passcode with Tenorshare 4uKey successfully, you can freely restore your backup files from iTunes and iCloud. And it works better than just restoring from iCloud. The main difference is you can selectively restore items, not all files. And UltData gives you a preview of all the items before restoring.

  Updated on 2021-12-21 / Update for  Unlock iPhone

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