How to reset ipad password

Mar 12, 2015 7:38AM PDT

We have forgotten our password for our ipad and would like to know if there is a way around it like the imac.

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Apple documents how at link.
Mar 12, 2015 7:44AM PDT
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iPad passcodes
Apr 2, 2015 3:15AM PDT

"Note: You can configure your device to erase itself after ten consecutive incorrect password attempts. This setting is off by default. It can be turned on by tapping Settings > General > Passcode Lock.

If you cannot remember the passcode, you will need to restore your device using the computer with which you last synced it. This allows you to reset your passcode and resync the data from the device (or restore from a backup). If you restore on a different computer that was never synced with the device, you will be able to unlock the device for use and remove the passcode, but your data will not be present."

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De Henry
Apr 10, 2015 9:07AM PDT

One lock or need to be activate..??

if is lock you need to go tru itune and or on apple icloud and loging, also you can reset the pass, if need to activate need to unlock, if this have find myphone app, is hard to do only apple can do it, if the app is not installed, just press power and home at the same time, them wehn apple logo show, relese the power botton keep holding the home and them will show and icon asking you to connet the phote to the compuer, and reset the phone as factory satting..need download itunes... Wink

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Complete Answer
Apr 29, 2015 8:20PM PDT

Follow This Steps :

If you're locked out of your iPad or iPhone then don't fret because here's how to reset a forgotten iOS passcode.

If you've forgotten your passcode for your iPhone or iPad, or maybe someone thought it was funny to add one, then we've got you covered. Even if you've put a wrong passcode in six times and are presented with an "iPad is disabled" messages, not all is lost. See all Apple tutorials.

Luckily, Apple has thought about this possibility and made a way for devices to be reset. The key question is have you already synced your iPad or iPhone with iTunes on your computer? We've written a guide for those that have and those of you who haven't. The guide should also work for anyone with an iPod touch.

How to reset a forgotten iPad or iPhone passcode: Already synced with iTunes

Step one

Connect your iPad or iPhone to the PC or Mac that you normally sync with and open iTunes. If iTunes asks you to enter the passcode, use another computer that you have previous synced with. Otherwise, refer our guide below for never synced with iTunes.

Connect iPad to iTunes

Step two

If the device is still disabled, or if iTunes does not automatically sync your device, sync the device with iTunes.

Sync iPad with iTunes

Step three

When the backup and sync is complete, restore your device.

Restore iPad

Step four

When the iOS Setup Assistant asks to set up your device, click "Restore from iTunes backup".

Restore from iTunes backup

Step five

Select your device in iTunes and choose the most recent backup of your device.

How to reset a forgotten iPad or iPhone passcode: Never synced with iTunes

If you see one of following alerts, you need to erase your device.

"iTunes could not connect to the [device] because it is locked with a passcode. You must enter your passcode on the [device] before it can be used with iTunes." Or "You haven't chosen to have [device] trust this computer"

If you have enable Find My iPhone (or iPad), use the Remote Wipe feature to erase the contents of your device. Then where possible, use iCloud to restore the most recent backup and reset the passcode.

Note: To use Find My iPhone, you'll need to have set up a restrictions passcode.

If this doesn't work or you don't have access to Find My iPhone or iCloud then follow these steps.

Step one

Place your device in recovery mode. Find out how to do this in our How to get an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch in and out of recovery mode guide.

Step Two

Click 'ok' on the message from iTunes stating the device is in recovery mode.

iPad and iPhone recovery mode

Step Three

Now restore your device from iTunes.

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May 26, 2015 8:00PM PDT

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