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Step 1. Free download FonePaw iOS Unlocker

Step 2. Setup FonePaw iOS Unlocker

Click on the .exe file on your computer and select your setup language.

Next, the Setup Wizard will show up and you just need to follow the guidelines.

Setup Wizard

Check the "I accept the agreement" option and click Next to continue.

I accept the agreement

Click Browse to choose the saving path > Next. Then, select additional tasks to create the shortcut.

Select Tasks

Step 3. Install FonePaw iOS Unlocker

Click Install in the "Ready to Install" window.

Ready to Install

Part 1. Uninstall FonePaw iOS Unlocker in Windows

Go to the Control Panel on your computer and find FonePaw iOS Unlocker. Right-click on it and hit Uninstall.

Find iOS Unlocker to Uninstall

Click Yes to confirm the uninstall option.

Uninstall Program

Wait till the process finishes and the software will be completely removed from your computer.

Uninstalling iOS Unlocker

Part 2. Uninstall FonePaw iOS Unlocker on Mac

On your Mac computer, go to Finder and find the FonePaw iOS Unocker file. Right-click on it > Move to Trash.

Uninstall FonePaw iOS Unlocker on Mac

Now, go to the Trash on your Mac and click the Empty Trash button, the software will be removed completely.

Uninstall Program on Mac

When you remove the program, the Uninstall Questionnaire page will be opened. Just spend some time to finish the questions so that we can well fix the program. To express our appreciation for your support, we will offer a 30% off coupon if you leave your e-mail address. Note that next time you install FonePaw iOS Unlocker, you can use the previously purchased license code to register.

After you finish installing FonePaw iOS Unlocker, the program will be launched automatically.

Or, you can click the menu option in the main interface and choose Register...

Click to Register

And the register window will pop up.  Enter the email address that you use to purchase the software and the registration code. 

Register iOS Unlocker


The registration code will be sent to your email as soon as you purchase the program. If you can't find it, please check the trash bin in your email.

Part 1. Wipe Passcode

Step 1. Launch iOS Unlocker and Choose Wipe Passcode

When you launch FonePaw iOS Unlocker on your computer, you will see three options at first. Choose Wipe Passcode to remove the lock screen passcode of the iOS device.

Homepage of iOS unlocker

Step 2. Click Start and Connect Devices to Computer

Click the Star button and connect your iPhone to the computer via USB cable. 
The program would automatically recognize your device model and all you need to do is to confirm the device information and click on the "Start" button. After that, the program would start to download the firmware for your device.

Download the Firmware

Step 3. Confirm the Unlocking

Once the firmware package is downloaded, click Unlock to wipe the passcode. Enter your Email address and Registration Code to continue.
A prompt will show up and ask you to enter "0000" to confirm the unlocking. Follow the instruction and click Unlock again to confirm.

Confirm to Unlock

Step 4. Wipe Passcode and Unlock the Device

Next, iOS Unlocker will begin the unlocking process and you can see it from the progress bar. When it goes to 20%, your device may get into Recovery mode automatically.

If your device doesn't go to the Recovery mode, a prompt will show up and tell you how to do. You can choose the corresponding device types and follow the instruction to put it into the Recovery mode.

Recovery Mode

After your device gets into the Recovery mode, the process will continue. Wait till it finishes and you can get into the locked device successfully.
When the passcode is removed, you can set up your phone as new, including Screen passcode, Touch ID, and Face ID.

Unlock iPhone Successfully


1. Wiping passcode will erase all the data of your device. If you have backed it up on iCloud, you can restore it later.
2. Your device will be updated to the latest iOS version after the unlocking.
3. If Find My iPhone is enabled, you will need to enter the iCloud passcode to reset the phone.

Step 1. Connect the Device to the Computer

First, choose Remove Apple ID from the three options and connect your iPhone to the computer with the USB cable. On your iPhone, tap "Trust" to trust the computer. Enter your screen passcode to confirm. FonePaw iOS Unlocker will detect your phone automatically.

Step 2. Remove Apple ID

Click Start to begin removing the Apple ID and iCloud account in your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch.

Remove Apple ID

Case 1: If "Find My iPhone" is disabled:

FonePaw iOS Unlocker will begin removing your Apple ID. Wait a few seconds and it will unlock your Apple ID successfully. When it is done, all data on your device will be erased.

Apple ID Removed

Case 2: If "Find My iPhone" is enabled:

For iOS 11.4 or later, all data on your device will be erased, and your device will be upgraded to the latest version. Therefore, you should back up your data first in case of any unexpected changes.

To proceed, it is necessary to confirm the "Two Factor Authentication" is enabled and then enter "0000" to the input box and click on "Confirm".

Confirm Two Factor Authentication is Enabled

After that, click on "Start" and the software will start downloading a suitable firmware package.

Download Firmware

Next, make sure the lock screen password is set and enter “0000” again to confirm unlocking.

Confirm Unlocking

Then the iOS unlocker will begin to unlock your device.


Finally, enter your passcode to reset your iCloud/ Apple ID and password.

Finished Removing

For iOS 11.4 or previous versions, Apple ID will be removed successfully and all data on the device won't be affected.

Remove Apple ID on iOS 11.4 and Earlier


1. Don't update or restore your device with iTunes after unlocking. 
2. Don't use Erase All Content & Settings function after the unlocking.
3. Both of them will make your device link to the original Apple ID permanently. 

Step 1. Connect the iDevice to the computer

Choose Screen Time from the three options and connect your device to the computer via USB cable. iOS Unlocker will detect your device automatically. 

Step 2. Start Removing Screen Time Passcode

Click Start to begin removing Screen Time passcode.

Unlock Screen Time

If the Find My iPhone feature is enabled on your device, a prompt will instruct you to turn it off.

Turn Off Find My iPhone

When you turned off Find My iPhone, it will start removing the Screen Time passcode.

Step 3. Remove and Reset Screen Time

Wait for a second and the Screen Time will be removed successfully. Click OK and reset the Screen Time passcode on your phone.

Screen Time Passcode Removal

Although the steps are simple and it can be used in any iOS version without losing data, here are two things you should be noted:

1. In the initial settings, select Don't Transfer Apps & Data when setting up Apps & Data. It avoids data loss.
2. When setting up Screen Time, select Set Up Later to ensure the Screen Time has been removed completely.