How to Get into an iPad without the Password

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 15 February, 2019


When you have a locked iPad 1/2/3/4, iPad Mini, iPad Pro, iPad Air, how to unlock an iPad without knowing the password is so distressing. You can bypass iPad passcode without restoring, and you can also unlock iPad mini passcode without iTunes. And you can also unlock an iPad without a computer. The different situation has different ways to bypass password on iPad.

“ Today is my grandfather's birthday. I went to my grandfather's house with my mother to celebrate his birthday. He took out the iPad mini that I bought him a few years ago. He told me that the iPad mini has been locked for a long time. He forgot the password for the iPad. But he no has a computer, and he didn't use iTunes or iCloud. How to get into a locked iPad? Can I unlock iPad passcode without iTunes and iCloud? ”

If you want to unlock iPad passcode without restore, you should try Siri to get into a locked iPad. But so many iPad cannot be unlocked by Siri. And if you no have a computer, you can use Find My iPhone in another iPhone, so you can unlock an iPad without a computer. If you have a computer, so easy, you have several ways to bypass password on iPad, with iTunes, with Eelphone iPhone Unlock, you can unlock an iPad without the password.

So when we forgot or without knowing iPad password, we have so many ways to get into iPad without passcode, the different situation has a different way, it's better to select the most suitable way to unlock iPad mini without password.

Way 1: How to Bypass iPad Passcode without Restoring? Or How Do You Unlock an iPad without a Computer?

In fact, if you forgot or no have iPad password, and you want also bypass iPad passcode without restoring, it's almost impossible, only one way you can have a try-via Siri.

Step 1: Press on Home button until Siri comes out.
Step 2: Ask Siri to show the special calendar you know, “ Siri show calendar for March 20, 2018 ” if March 20, 2018 is special for you.
Step 3: When Siri show you the exact calendar you asked, double click on it.
Step 4: When you get into calendar, press Home button to back iPad home screen, you have got into a locked iPad.

Way 2: How to Unlock a Locked iPad via iTunes and How to Unlock iPad Passcode Without Restore

How can we unlock an iPad without knowing the password? We are sure that so many people use iTunes to backup iPad, so when we want bypass password on iPad, you can use iTunes.

Note: The Find My iPhone in your iPhone must be disable in your iPad, and sometimes when you enter iTunes and before unlocking, you may be asked to enter the iPad password. Mostly, if you have synced your iPad to iTunes before, no need password anymore.

Step 1: Open your iTunes in computer.
Step 2: Find your iPad device from iTunes and click on it.
Step 3: From “ Summary ”, you can see “ Restore iPad ”.

Note : It's better to backup your iPad before restoring, you can restore from backup after getting into a locked iPad.

Way 3: How to Get into iPad Without Password via iCloud

It's useful also if you have iCloud, from the Find My iPhone in iCloud, you can erase iPad to bypass iPad password.
Note: Find My iPhone must be on in your locked iPad. And you should know the Apple ID and Apple ID password to log in iCloud.

Step 1: Go to, enter Apple ID and Apple ID password to enter your iCloud.
Step 2: From iCloud, you can find the icon Find My iPhone, click on it.
Step 3: Find out the iPad you wanna unlock, you can see “Erase iPad”, click on it.

Note: You'd better restore from backup after bypassing password on iPad.

Way 4: How to Break into iPad Without Passcode Without iTunes or iCloud

Sometimes when your Find My iPhone is on when you use iTunes to unlock iPad password. Or when you are asked to enter iPad password, you should turn to this method. And when you no have iTunes or iCloud, you can also use this method-DFU or Recovery Mode to get into iPad without passcode.
Note : If you no have backup, you will loss all data in your iPad.

Step 1: Download the latest version of iTunes.
Step 2: Plug your iPad to computer.
Step 3: Press and hold both Home and Top (or Side) buttons at the same time until you see the recovery-mode screen.
Step 4: Open iTunes.
Step 5: When the iTunes pop-up the window, just click on “ Restore ”.

You can reset your iPad now.

Way 5: The Easiest Way about How to Unlock iPad Without Password

When we use all ways above, so complicated? Can't open a locked iPad successfully? You can just use Eelphone iPhone Unlock, you can unlock iPad passcode without restore, and just with several clicks, simple operation, more chance to get into a locked iPad.

Step 1: Free download Eelphone iPhone Unlock without hesitation. Launch it with double click on it. And from the home page, you can see “ Unlock iPhone Screen ” and “ Unlock Apple ID ”, if you need unlock Apple ID, you can click on “ Unlock Apple ID ”, but now, just click on “ Unlock Screen Passcode ”.
Unlock iPad passcode

Step 2: From the next page, you can see the warming, look at the warming carefully, then click on “ Start Unlock ”.
Remove iPad passcode

Step 3: Till now, you need connect your iPad to computer via USB cable.
Connect iPad to computer

Step 4: Click on “Other iDevice” to put your iPad into DFU mode according to the guide.
DFU mode

Step 5: Prepare to download firmware package, define the save path, and confirm the firmware version. Click on “ Download ”.
Download firmware package

Step 6: After having downloaded firmware package, you should click on “ Start to Extract ”.
Start to Extract

Step 7: When the extraction completed, click on “Start Unlock”, and you must confirm that you are sure to get into a locked iPad.
Extraction completed

Wait a moment, the process will be completed, and you have got into iPad without password.

Choose one suitable way to get into iPad without passcode.

Alex Scott

This article was updated on 13 June, 2019