Erase iPhone X without iCloud Password Completely

The iPhone X smartphone is the latest models released by Apple. This smartphone has a series of advanced features which have never seen. Currently, this is the most in-demand device worldwide. In this article, we will show you how to erase iPhone X password without the use of the iTunes app, in situations where users are locked and cannot remember the access code of their devices. In case, you are facing this situation on iPhone X, then this review can help you solve this.

Although you can find ways to unlock iPhone X passwords in various techniques, you can still suffer an unwanted loss of data. We can make you well known with special resolutions to the same.

How to Erase iPhone X without iCloud Password Completely?

There are many reasons why you might want to delete your iCloud account and erase iPhone X. Sometimes, users may simply not remember their passwords, or are changing their iCloud account emails and simply want to delete the previous email without a major problem.

In this tutorial, we explain also how to delete and reset factory settings of iPhone X from the phone or from iTunes without using the iCloud password.

The arrival of the iPhone X has not left indifferent to the fans of the block. This new device launched by the company brings many new features. Being a new device in its mode, many of the ways to perform different actions on the phone have changed with respect to the other iPhone.

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One of the things we should know when having a new iPhone is how to perform a hard reset or how to delete the phone and restore it from the factory. This is interesting that we know since it can be very useful on different occasions like the case that we want to sell, delete completely or in the situation that we have forgotten the unlock code or password of iCloud. In addition, you can also solve another series of problems such as those detailed below.

Possible failures iPhone X:

  • Random failures of the device.
  • Malfunctions of elements such as the camera, the speakers, the screen.
  • Unexpected closures of apps.
  • Problems with performance or battery.
  • The operating system or apps failure.

Next, we will explain different ways to perform a factory reset on iPhone X. Remember that these methods will completely erase iPhone X, so in the case of needing this information, it is necessary to make a backup. In the following tutorial, you can find how to do it through the phone or through iTunes.

We have two methods which will help you to erase iPhone X without iCloud Password completely:

Method – 1: How to delete and restore factory iPhone X?

In the event that you want to delete all the contents of the phone and leave it as if it had just left the factory, you have to follow the following steps:

Step 1:

The device must be turned on. Then you must go to Settings.

Step 2:

Once you are inside the settings, you have to select the “General” tab.

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Step 3:

Then you must scroll with your finger down and click on “Reset”.

Step 4:

Finally, you have to select in the section that says “Delete content and settings”. You will see that a pop-up window is displayed. You have to choose the option “Delete now” to start the restoration process.

In the case of having a password, you must enter it together with your iCloud account. Next, you will see the Apple icon on the screen of the device. After a few minutes, the iPhone X must be restarted. Once it turns on again, it should be completely erased as if you had just removed it from the box.


Method – 2: Delete and reset iPhone X from the factory if you do not know the unlock code or password:

In the event that for some reason you have forgotten the unlock code or the iCloud password of the iPhone, you can perform a factory reset called (DFU mode) as follows:

Steps DFU mode:

Step 1:

The first thing you have to do is to turn off the device.

Step 2:

Next, you have to connect the iPhone to a computer with USB cable and iTunes open (Make sure that iTunes must be installed on the PC).

Step 3:

Now you have to keep the volume down button and the on/off button pressed simultaneously.

Step 4:

You will see that the icon of the apple appears. You have to keep holding the buttons pressed until the DFU mode appears on the iPhone X screen.

In this way, you have activated the DFU mode in your phone and you will be able to select the option in which you are interested.

If you select to restore the phone, then you have to wait for the iOS software version to be downloaded and the device to be formatted. After this process, you will have the iPhone completely erased and without the security code.

Apple has established a real security to precisely avoid the theft of the iPhone for resale under the mantle and it is in itself a very good thing for the customers who are reassured and who can then erase iPhone X and their data at a distance in case of theft or loss.

In this way, you will have your iPhone X as fresh from the factory since it will have erased all the content that you had stored in it and when you turn it on, there will be no trace of anything.

You must bear in mind that if you select this option, you will not be able to go back and retrieve this information. The only way to restore your data is to have a full backup in advance, so it is recommended to do in all the above-mentioned methods.

In the event that we only want to reset the device without having to erase it, we will be able to do it in a simple way. The following tutorial explains how to do it on iPhone but the method is identical for iPhone X.

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Soufiane El Ghouat, I'm 28 years old, I'm a publisher interested in iPhone Also other Apple product, fixing issues and general problems, Hard reset devices, also Review of popular smartphones and High Tech.

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