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Forgot your iPhone code? Here's how to set it

A passcode is important to protect personal data, but what if you forgot your iPhone passcode? If you try to enter your password incorrectly several times, it may lead to your device deleting all data, so what is the solution?

The solution here is to permanently delete the access token. Then you will set a new iPhone password. This is what we will learn in this article.


Forgot your iPhone code? Here's how to set it
Forgot your iPhone code? Here's how to set it

What do you do if you forgot your iPhone code?

It will be better for you if you have backed up your device data as in this article:

You will not find an obstacle to factory reset iPhone after this article, otherwise, all data will be deleted, and you can use an easy way for you to remove the existing PIN and set a new password.


Remove iPhone Code Using iTunes

  • First you have to download iTunes on your computer if it is not already there.
  • Make sure your iPhone is not connected to your computer and follow the steps.
  • Press and hold the side button of your device while holding down one of the volume buttons.
  • Until the power off slider appears, drag the slider to turn off your device.
  • Connect your device to your computer while pressing and holding the side button. Hold the side button until the recovery mode screen appears.
  • In iTunes, when you find the option Restore or Update, choose Restore. iTunes will download the software for your device.
  • You can then set up and use your device.

What you should do after deleting the iPhone code

After doing the previous process, you will feel that your phone is completely new, and you will not find any data or applications that you were using previously. Follow the steps to try to fix it:
  1. Choose to setup your device from scratch if you don't want to restore your backup.
  2. If you keep an iTunes or iCloud backup, you can easily restore it.
  3. If you do not have a backup, you can re-download the content or applications again.

Reset New iPhone Passcode

To set a new password if you forgot your old iPhone password, follow these steps:
  1. Go to your device settings.
  2. Go to change password
  3. Click on Turn Pass code On.
  4. Enter a six-digit code in the designated field.
  5. Enter the access code again to confirm and activate it.

After we learned how to unlock the iPhone if you forgot the iPhone code and how to set a new password, do you still have any other problems regarding this topic? I am waiting for you to write it in the comments to help you.