How to Remove iCloud from iPhone without Password

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 13 February, 2019

Summary

How to remove iCloud account from iPhone 11 / XS / XS Max / XR / X / 8/ 7 / 6s / 6 / 5s / 5c / 4S / 4? Remove iCloud lock without password is easy now, and we can get rid of iCloud lock-in steps. But it's better to backup iPhone to computer firstly, after removing iCloud account, you can restore from backup.


iCloud is one cloud storage for Apple users, where you can backup all iOS data, no longer worry about insufficient iPhone memory, and get 5G for free in iCloud. When we deleted iPhone data, no worry, you can restore from iCloud, so iCloud plays an important role in our life. And the iCloud account and iCloud account password is same as Apple ID when we want to erase iCloud account from iPhone, you just need to unlock Apple ID from iPhone.

“ I got a second-hand iPhone for a long time. Yesterday iPhone jumped out one reminder that iPhone memory is not enough, I need to delete some iPhone data, but the data in the iPhone is very important. I don't want to delete it, so I want to save the data on iPhone to iCloud. When I was using iCloud, I found out that I don't have the iCloud account, either iCloud account password. Is there a way to remove iCloud account from iPhone? ”

When we got a second-hand iPhone, we just need to delete old iCloud to reset new iCloud then, and maybe it's one iPhone lost or stolen, so if you want reset iCloud, remove old iCloud, then we can use iCloud as usual. But sometimes, it's exactly what we forgot the iCloud password, and we still use the phone number we have registered the iCloud, we can delete an iCloud from iPhone for free from iforgot.com. OK, why not see the detail of all ways.

Part 1: How to Delete iCloud Account on iPhone with Password


When iCloud linked to the same Apple ID as others, for the safety of the iPhone data, it's better to take old iCloud off iPhone, and reset one new iCloud for iPhone.

Go to Settings>[your name]>Sign Out, at the end of the screen, enter Apple ID password to confirm to delete iCloud account from iPhone.
Unlink iCloud from iPhone

But if you just want to delete iCloud, and don't use another new iCloud, you can go to Settings>[your name]>iCloud, turn off all feathers on iCloud, when asked to enter Apple ID password, just enter the Apple ID password and don't erase data on iPhone when pops the notice window.
Remove iCloud account from iPhone with password

Part 2: How to Delete iCloud from iPhone Without Password for Free


When you have Apple ID account and the phone number of your Apple ID is till in use. You can remove iCloud for free in iforgot.apple.com.

Step 1: Go to iforgot.apple.com in the computer.
Step 2: Enter your Apple account.
Step 3: Enter your Apple ID phone number.
Step 4: From your iPhone, click on “ Allow ” to reset password.

OK, now, you can reset iCloud account.

Part 3: How to Remove iCloud from iPhone Without Password


When we no have iCloud account and iCloud password, we can delete iCloud account without password with Eelphone iPhone Unlock. In clicks you can remove iCloud from iPhone.


Step 1: Free download Eelphone iPhone Unlock in your computer, launch it and you can see “ Unlock Apple ID ” from the left.
Unlock Apple ID

Step 2: Before clicking on “ Start to Unlock ”, you should look at the warming carefully. That's why we should backup iPhone to computer.
Warming

Step 3: Connect your iDevice to your computer, and you should trust computer and enter iPhone passcode to unlock iPhone screen.
Connect iPhone to comouter

Step 4: It will cost a few time to unlock Apple ID.
Unlocking Apple ID
Note: But the Find My iPhone in your iPhone is enable, you should reset all settings as below. And your iPhone will restart after resetting all settings.
Reset all settings

And now you want you should to do is reset iCloud and restore from iPhone backup.

Part 4: How to Download iPhone to Computer


You must already know that, if you remove iCloud account from iPhone to reset new iCloud account, you will lose all data on iPhone, so it's better to backup iPhone to computer, download iPhone photos/contacts/texts/call logs, etc to the computer. Then you can remove iCloud account from iPhone without worries. You can restore from backup after.

Way 1: Download iPhone to Computer with iTunes


iTunes is one good tool to backup iPhone data, it can backup all iPhone data for free, and when you removed iCloud from iPhone, and reset iCloud, you can restore from iTunes backup.

Step 1: Download the newest version of iTunes in your Windows or Mac.
Step 2: Plug your iPhone to computer via original USB cable.
Step 3: Open iTunes, but you may should enter the iPhone password to sign in. If you no have screen password, you need know how to unlock iPhone without password.
Step 4: Find out your iPhone device from iTunes, then from summary, you can see “ Backup Now ” from the right corner. Click on it to start backup your iPhone data.

It will cost a few minutes to backup your iPhone data, just wait a moment.

Way 2: Download iPhone to Computer with Eelphone iPhone Data Backup and Restore



We have mentioned above, we may should enter iPhone password, when you no have iPhone password, you also should use tool to unlock iPhone, it's meaningless to backup your iPhone if you use tool to unlock iPhone, because you will loss iPhone data before backing up. With Eelphone iPhone Data Backup and Restore. In clicks, you can backup all iPhone data to computer.

Step 1: Download it in your Window or Mac for free, install it and launch it with double clicks on Eelphone iPhone Data Backup and Restore. From the home page, what you need is “ iPhone Data Backup and Restore ”.
Backup iPhone to computer

Step 2: Switch to the second page, you can see “iOS Data Backup” and “ iOS Data Restore ”, tap on “ iOS Data Backup ”.
iOS data backup

Step 3: Now you should connect your iPhone, which you need backup to computer, to PC. You need “ Trust ” the computer in your iPhone.
Connect iPhone to computer

Step 4: There are two backup type: Standard Backup and Encrypted Backup, you choose the backup type as you like. Then click on “ Start ”.
Backup type

Step 5: The data type you want backup, we recommend to select all data to backup.
Select backup type

Step 6: During the process of backing up, you should keep connection.

Backing up iPhone data to computer
After have reset iCloud, you can restore backup to send iPhone data from computer to iPhone.

That all ways to delete iCloud account from iPhone and how to backup iPhone before deleting iCloud account from iPhone.



Alex Scott

This article was updated on 14 October, 2019