forgot iphone password.

Discussion in 'iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by shamil550, Sep 18, 2010.

  1. macrumors newbie

    Sep 18, 2010
    hi, i have forgotten the screen password of my iphone,which is having software 3.0(jailbraked). i recently changed the password and dont remember it. i have synced it with my imac, is there any way i could restore it without loosing my data?? please explain in deltail as iam a noob :) thank you
  2. macrumors newbie

    Sep 19, 2010

    there's nothing you can do. NOTHING.
  3. macrumors Nehalem


    Apr 16, 2008
    At the iPhone hacks section.
  4. macrumors newbie

    Jul 22, 2010
    Try to put your iPhone on DFU mode then restore it , it should work .
    It happen to me a while back
  5. macrumors newbie

    Dec 19, 2010
    Restoring your password without restoring

    Reset your account password

    If your account was partially disabled for security reasons, use iForgot ( to reset your account. This will restore your access to the disabled services. You can also click the “Reset Password” or “Forgot Password?” buttons that appear in the alert message.

    Note: If you are a MobileMe user, when prompted to enter your Apple ID, be sure to type your full MobileMe email address, which is (or

    Update your MobileMe Settings

    After changing your password, you may need to update some settings on your Mac or PC. :)
  6. macrumors 65816


    Nov 25, 2010
    Pretty sure this won't help you if you are locked out of your phone via the lock screen.
  7. macrumors 65816


    Dec 5, 2010
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Yes, I believe this only work for things such as your Apple ID.

    I had to restore when I got locked out of my OLDDDD 3GS.

    Sorry bud, you're gonna lose everything. You can always resync when you do your restore, that'll get you all your apps and music and such back!

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