"Hi, my iPhone 7 is showing a message saying: "iPhone is disabled - connect to iTunes", after a friend put the wrong passcode 10 times."
Have you encountered the same situation where you forgot your iPhone/iPad lock screen password or accidently locked the device after too many wrong attempts? Don't worry. You can try dr.fone - Unlock (iOS) to unlock the screen lock without any hassle.
Let’s see how it works.
Step 1. Connect your iPhone/iPad
Launch dr.fone on your computer and select "Unlock" among all the tools.
Connect your iOS device to the computer using a lightening cable. Then click "Start" on the program.
Step 2. Boot iPhone/iPad in DFU modePrior to bypass iPhone lock screen, we need to boot it in DFU mode. Follow the instruction on dr.fone to boot different devices into DFU mode.
- Power off your iPhone.
- Press and hold the Volume Down button and the Power button together for 10 seconds.
- Release the Power button and keep holding the Volume Down button until the device is in DFU mode.
Step 3. Confirm iOS device information
After the device is in DFU mode, dr.fone will display the device information, such as phone generation, iOS version, etc. If the information is not correct, you can also select the correct information from the dropdown lists. Then click Download the download the firmware for your device.
Step 4. Unlock iPhone screen lock
After the firmware is downloaded successfully, click Unlock Now to start unlock your iPhone/iPad.
Just in a few seconds, your iPhone will be unlocked successfully. Please note this unlocking process will also wipe the data on your iPhone/iPad. Honestly there is no solution to bypass iPhone/iPad lock screen without data loss for the moment in the market.