How to Reset a Stolen iPad

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 30 October, 2020

Summary

How to reset stolen iPad 2/mini? Mostly, the find my iPad feature was enabled to provent force factory reset when the iPad was stolen, it's also the activation lock protection. When you get one stolen iPad, using EelPhone DelPassCode or EelPhone Activation Lock Removal to bypass a stolen iPad password.


In fact, the stolen iPad can be locked by screen lock password or activation lock, you can factory reset stolen iPad from iTunes, if you failed to restore from iTunes, try EelPhone DelPassCode to reset stolen iPad automatically. But for activation lock on stolen iPad, only EelPhone Activation Lock Removal to activate a stolen iPad.

It's better to use the second part to unlock stolen iPad directly because you can't be sure that the find my iPad feature on iPad was enabled or not.

Part 1: How to Reset a Stolen iPad with EelPhone DelPassCode


it works when Find my iPad feature was disabled, without iPad apple id and passcode, it's difficult to restore stolen iPad from iTunes, turn to EelPhone DelPassCode to get the easy way to unlock a stolen iPad passcode.


Step 1: Download EelPhone DelPassCode on the computer, stolen iPad reset needs the remove screen passcode feature.
How to reset a stolen iPad

Step 2: Link the stolen iPad to computer, once the ios version scanned out, check it and then click on the Start button to switch to the next step.
How to reset a stolen iPad

Step 3: The tool will download and unpack the iPSW data package automatically, what you should do is keeping the connection.
How to reset a stolen iPad

Step 4: When the data package was unpacked, tap on Unlock Now to bypass stolen iPad passcode.
How to reset a stolen iPad

After a few minutes, the stolen iPad was unlocked without password protection. But you should be sure that the find my iPad feature was disabled, or you'll use the next part to activate stolen iPad.

Part 2: How to Activate a Stolen iPad by EelPhone Activation Lock Removal


It's the last way to activate stolen iPad, without apple id and password of stolen iPad, EelPhone Activation Lock Removal will factory reset stolen iPad even find my iPad feature was enabled.


Step 1: The removal has only mac version, so you should prepare one mac, then download the removal to mac, install and launch it, click on the Start button from the home page.
Note: Read the warning on the removal home page before clicking on the Start button.
How to reset a stolen iPad

Step 2: Once plug stolen iPad to mac, the removal will download the jailbreak data package for the preparation of the stolen iPad reset process.
How to reset a stolen iPad

Step 3: Jailbreak iPad when the jailbreak data package was unpacked.
How to reset a stolen iPad

Step 4: Just follow the steps on the removal during the jailbreak process, click on Start Bypass after the jailbreak process.
How to reset a stolen iPad

Step 5: Don't disconnect the stolen iPad during the unlocking process.
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Part 3: How to Restore Stolen iPad from iTunes For Free


Of course, you can restore stolen iPad from iTunes, but it's difficult to link stolen iPad to computer, according to the iPad iOS version, you'll be asked to enter iPad passcode to activate stolen iPad.

Power off stolen iPad, hold on power and the home button at the same time, when the recovery mode logo appears on iPad, link iPad to computer, and launch iTunes on the computer then, click on Restore button to try to restore stolen iPad, if the stolen iPad get into activation lock, turn to part 2 to unlock stolen iPad again.
How to reset a stolen iPad

The stolen was unlocked after a while, you can use new apple id on app rather than settings on iPad. Use the stolen iPad after a factory reset with the help of the tool. Choose the way to unlock stolen iPad from article above.