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How to Unlock a Phone If You Forgot the Password

Alex Scott,  01 July, 2019
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When we forgot phone password, how to reset phone without password? We can use recovery mode to unlock phone by force, but will lose all data in phone, and can't recover lost data anymore and the complex operation make the failure for us. A detailed guide from Elphone Phone Unlock provides the easy method to unlock a locked phone without the password.

When we forgot phone screen password, whichever the phone system, OS or iOS, we can use recovery mode to force unlock the phone directly, but the unlocked phone lost all data, if you have a backup, we can restore data from backup, if no have, OK, so pity.
For those who backed up phone data before, just use recovery mode to get into the locked phone without data loss. And but for phone newer, the complex steps of recovery mode will lead to failure.
So, the quick and easy method to remove phone screen lock is more popular now, turn to EelPhone DelPassCode and EelPhone DelPassCode For Android, which can get into the locked phone in steps, and for some Android phone, we can even unlock it without data loss, like Samsung and LG.

Part 1: How to Unlock Phone Forgot Password via EelPhone DelPassCode

For Apple users, the effective method to reset phone password is the EelPhone DelPassCode, with a detailed guide, we can get into locked phone in clicks as follow.

Step 1: Free download the tool to your computer, and launch it after the installation.
Unlock phone without password

Step 2: Connect the locked phone to the computer now, before getting into lock phone by the tool, it's better to get the notice on the interface. If no problem, click on Start to go on.
Warning of unlocking phone password

Step 3: According to your phone iOS system, select the right iPSW version, and please make sure that the version is compatible for your locked phone. And click on Start to start to download the iPSW package to your phone.
Download phone firmware version

Step 4: Once we downloaded the iPSW package, the tool will unpack iDevice automatically.
Extract phone

Step 5: When the extraction finished, tap on Unlock Now to start to get into the locked phone.
Unlock locked phone

It will take s few minutes to unlock phone password, even without password, we can get into locked phone and reset one new screen passcode to the locked phone after unlocking. If backed up phone data to iTunes or iCloud, just restore from the backup files to get back lost data.

Part 2: How to Unlock Phone Password via EelPhone DelPassCode For Android

For OS users, when we forgot phone password, we have the chance to unlock phone without password and without data loss, but the steps are same, get more detail guide from below.

Step 1: We should download the EelPhone DelPassCode For Android to your computer, Window or MAC is up to you. Click on the Download icon from above, and launch the helper once installed it. From the interface, we can see two features on EelPhone, what we need is Remove Screen Lock feather.
Unlock OS phone password

Step 2: Plug the locked phone to your computer via USB cable, and then click on Start to get the first step to getting into the locked phone. Have a look at the notes on the interface before tapping on Start button.
Start to unlock phone

Step 3: Once started, the tool will start to unlock locked phone without password. Don't disconnect the Android phone during the unlocking process.
Confirmation of unlocking locked phone

After a few moments, we can unlock phone password successfully, restore from backup to get back lost data.
So, it's OS or iOS, we can get into locked phone without password, and we can reset phone without password with the same method above, have a try.

Alex Scott

This article was updated on 24 October, 2020

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