How to Unlock iPhone After iCloud Bypass Activation Lock

I lost my iPhone and then I used Find My iPhone function to lock my iPhone last week. Now I get my mobile back but I can't remember my iCloud password! I know that sounds silly. But I really need help! Can anyone tell me how to access my iPhone after iCloud bypass activation lock? Thanks in advance.

- Asked by Betty in iPhone Communities


As a safeguard to iOS device, "Activation Lock" feature in Find My iPhone can help people to protect personal information in iPhone. To access an iPhone which enables Find My iPhone function, you are supposed to enter the correct iCloud password. Hence it will be awkward if you forget your password. You will need to take some measures to remove iCloud activation lock. After you bypass your iPhone's activation lock on your mobile phone, you will be able to access that iDevice again. Anyway, if you do encounter such kind of problems, please try the following two solutions.




Solution 1. How to Use Unlocks to Bypass iCloud Activation Lock on iPhone


This solution is simple and quick. You can use it to remove iCloud lock on your iPhone online. It supports iPhone 7, iPhone 6 iPhone 6s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5s or iPhone 4 which is running on iOS 11, iOS 10, iOS 9, iOS 8, iOS 7 or iOS 6. Here are the detailed steps.


Step 1. Navigate to the Official iPhone Unlock website

Step 2. Hit on the "iCloud Unlock" on the left sidebar

Step 3. Choose the model of your iPhone

Step 4. Type your IMEI/Serial number of the iDevice

Step 5. Make the payment and wait for 1-3 days to Unlock your iCloud account



Solution 2. How to Use DNS to Get iCloud Bypass Activation Lock


Step 1. Reboot your iPhone to set it up as a new device

Step 2. Select your country and language

Step 3. Tap on the "i" icon on the "Choose a Wi-Fi Network" screen

Step 4. Enter in one of the following numbers after scroll down to "DNS"


USA/North America:



In rest of the world:


Step 5. Choose "Back" on your iPhone

Step 6. Connect iPhone to your Wi-Fi network and choose Done > Activation help.

Step 7. Tap on the "Menu" and then preview the available apps

Step 8. Pick out the one that you can get the details of owner.




Note: You may lost your existing iPhone data since this solution will reset your iPhone as a new device. Therefore, you had better make sure that you have all your iPhone data backed up before iCloud bypass activation lock. PS: You can use iOS Data Recovery to back up your data to your computer beforehand.