His dad has bad memory and is of old age and doesn't remember the apple id and password. Here is another Apple Support thread even older, oh no! There is no workaround for Activation Lock. Recent versions of Android have a similar kill switch, though it must be enabled by the user. As you can see it is totally possible to permanently delete an old that is preventing you from normally using your iPhone device. Make an appointment at the genius bar of your local Apple Store. Notably, iH8sn0w, a well known hacker in the iPhone community has also discovered an iCloud activation bypass; however, despite being , it was protected by an insanely difficult password, and thus has not gone public.
Would you like to answer one of these instead? If lint or dust has gotten between your phone and the screen protector you have likely failed, there is little recourse from here, other than removing the screen protector, cleaning the device, and trying with a new screen protector altogether. The first method is the default one—meaning that you will need to ask Apple to get rid of the Activation lock for you. In the link you provided, cellular calls are not possible. And to make the matters even worse, for a long time there have not been a clear explanation or a really effective method to resolve this problem. Sorry, but without some documentation or sources to cite, combined with the fact that you are a fresh user here with no history of providing accurate or truthful information, I'll have to choose not to believe you.
I bought a used iPhone 4. Although, you must not give ears to such asserts because whoever said this is completely not true at all, and you must not give ears to such claims. Your unique code will be displayed immediately. You might also like to try the following. Before proceeding be sure that there are not a lot of dust particles gathering near you, vaccum and clean the area up a bit more if need be.
You can bypass icloud using some specific software but not unlock. This unique code acts as a determinant or a tracking number when you lose your phone. Hold the screen protector only by the sides and line it up with the phone. Thanks for your attention, I'll seek solutions elsewhere. Line up and let the screen protector fall into place from the top of the phone to the bottom. Posted on May 24, 2013 There is no known way to bypass an iCloud unlock unless the previous owner provides the correct credentials for the account in question. Contact the person who initiated the Activation Lock to have them remove it.
If it is not on straight, you may be lucky enough to be able to lift it up and place it better without fault, however this is risky. So even though you have bypassed the iCloud Activation Lock, it doesn't mean that you can use the device normally. Once completed, your phone will reboot by itself. Method 2: Permanently Bypass iCloud Activation Lock However, you should notice that this is a temporary solution. Perhaps before you bump a thread that is six weeks old and tell an experienced and proven user that they are wrong, you should make sure you understand the issue you are commenting on? Browse other questions tagged or. Jailbreak, at best, only permit you to modify some functionalities of your device or personalize it.
Disconnect your Apple iPhone 4S and reconnect it after 10 seconds. You will be able to resolve this issue in the shortest time possible. They say their motive is not to make money but to make users aware that the iPhone and iCloud online storage is not safe. You got nothing to lose. For businesses, it depends if you are - Apple's Device Enrollment Program or just want to provide copies of the original purchase listing serial numbers to verify ownership.
Do you honestly think Apple would have allowed iCloud Activation Lock to be disabled so easily? You do not need any more clever technical information or skills are required. But when you try to use apps like Newsstand, FaceTime, and Phone, you will have to start all over again. It is no secret that will prevent you from accessing your iPhone and its functions until the lock has been removed. Then the unlock screen and languages option page will appear repeatedly. If you bought the device second hand, stole it, found it or came to possess the device by some means other than buying it from Apple directly, then you will probably need the original owner to show proof of purchase, etc. Hypothetically even if you could restore the device to a previous firmware, the lock will remain.
If they have disappeared, then perhaps you might want to entertain the possibility that you have been sold a stolen iPhone. You can't bypass it — the only way to remove it is by deleting the device from Find my iPhone on iCloud. Hackers have reportedly managed to bypass Apple's iCloud activation lock allowing users to restore iDevices without authentication. There are two methods which can help you remove iCloud activation lock on your Apple device. Fill in the empty fields with the required details and confirm. Step 3: Being careful not to touch the sticky side of the screen protector, peel back the tab where indicated. I don't have contact with the previous owner anymore.