How to Turn Off Passcode on iPhone 12 and iOS 14 in 100% Success Rate

Lisa OuUpdated by Lisa Ou / March 02, 2021 16:30

By setting a lock screen passcode, you can protect your iPhone information effectively. Others cannot unlock your iPhone until entering the correct iPhone passcode. The iPhone screen passcode can safeguard your iOS device. Despite the security and privacy reasons, there are still some occasions that you need to turn off the passcode on iPhone. For example, you need to remove your Apple ID account and disable the iPhone passcode before selling. Furthermore, this iPhone is intended to be used in public.

How to Turn Off Passcode on iPhone 12 and iOS 14 in 100% Success Rate

You can use the Turn off passcode option to disable the iPhone lock screen passcode directly. However, what if you are locked out of your iPhone due to the password forgotten or too many wrong attempts? During this time, you need to remove the password from your locked, disabled, or unresponsive iPhone first. After that, you can disable the passcode lock on your iPhone successfully.

Guide

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1. How to Turn Off Passcode on a Locked or Disabled iPhone

If you are stuck at the iPhone is disabled connect to iTunes screen, or the turn password off option greyed out on your iPhone, you can use FoneLab iOS Unlocker to remove the device lock from your iPhone. No matter why your iPhone is locked or disabled, you can unlock iPhone with the highest success rate. Later, you can reset the lock screen password or even turn off the password on iPhone. Your iPhone can be unlocked within several minutes easily. There is no technical knowledge required. Both beginners and experts can bypass a locked iPhone screen with ease.

  1. Remove 4-digit passcode, 6-digit passcode, Touch ID, or Face ID from your iPhone with a higher success rate.
  2. Unlock a broken, unresponsive, second-hand, disabled, password-forgotten, or Face/Touch ID not working iPhone.
  3. Bypass device lock from the latest iPhone 12/11/XS/XR/X/8/7/SE/6s/6/5s/5c/5/4S/4, iPad 2019, iPad Pro, etc. with iOS 14/13/12/11/10/9/8/7/6/5 version.
  4. Disable iPhone passcode on Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista and Mac OS X 10.7 or above.
FoneLab iOS Unlocker
FoneLab iOS Unlocker

FoneLab Helps you unlock iPhone screen, Removes Apple ID or its password, Remove screen time or restriction passcode in seconds.

  • Helps you unlock iPhone screen.
  • Removes Apple ID or its password.
  • Remove screen time or restriction passcode in seconds.

Below is how to take passcode off iPhone.

Step 1Free download, install, and launch FoneLab iOS Unlocker. To turn off passcode on iPhone and iPad, choose Wipe Passcode on the main interface.

ios unlocker interface

Step 2Plug your screen locked iPhone into the computer with a lightning USB cable. Your iPhone can be detected by the iPhone passcode removal software automatically.

connect iPhone wipe passcode

Step 3Check your device information before iPhone unlocking, including Device Category, Device Type, Device Model, and iOS Version. You can correct the wrong information manually. Later, click Start to confirm and move on.

confirm device information

Step 4After downloading the firmware package, you can click Unlock to wipe the passcode from your iPhone screen. Don’t disconnect iPhone during the process.

firmware downloaded sucessfully

Step 5In the Unlock confirmation screen, enter 0000 into the required blank. Then click Unlock to confirm unlocking on your iOS device. Now you can turn off passcode on iPhone without a passcode.

confirm unlock iphone

Note: If you have enabled Find My iPhone before, you will be required to enter the iCloud password to reset your iPhone after unlocking. Besides, your iPhone will be updated to the latest iOS 14 version by default.

What's more, it also available to turn off passcode iPhone 11, 12 and more latested models.

2. How to Turn Off Passcode on iPhone Settings

It is also supported to disable iPhone passcode without a computer. If you remember your iPhone passcode, things will be much easier. You can turn off the passcode on any iPhone and iPad through the Settings app completely. As a result, you can get into this iPhone without entering the lock screen passcode. Also, there is no need to confirm the authentications on your iPhone anymore. 

Step 1Power on your iPhone. Go to the Settings app.

Step 2Find and choose Face ID & Passcode or Touch ID & Passcode. It depends on which iPhone device you use.

Step 3Enter the current 4-digit or 6-digit iPhone lock screen passcode to authenticate iPhone passcode disable.

Step 4Choose Turn Passcode Off on your iPhone screen. You will be required to tap Turn Off in the popping-up notification to confirm it.

Step 5Exit Settings after turning passcode off on iPhone. You can reboot iPhone to remove previous settings and have a check. This time you can power on iPhone without entering the screen passcode.

turn off passcode on iphone

3. FAQs of Turning Off Passcode on iPhone

How to fix Turn Passcode Off greyed out on iPhone?

Once this option greys out, you cannot turn the iPhone passcode off. During this time, check if you have installed Google Device Policy. If Yes, open the Google Device Policy app. Tap Menu and select your account. Choose Manage Accounts. Select Manage followed by Remove. Later, go to the Settings app. Choose General, Device Management, and then Google Apps Device Policy Payload Profile. Tap Remove Management and Remove. Now you can turn off the passcode on iPhone when it is greyed out successfully.

How to turn off passcode on iPhone from a computer?

You can remove the passcode from iPhone via the Settings app directly. But if you want to disable your forgotten Apple iPhone passcode, you can use FoneLab iOS Unlocker, iTunes or iCloud Find My iPhone. As a result, you need to connect your locked iPhone to the computer to remove the passcode when iPhone is Disabled.

How to change your iPhone passcode?

You can change your passcode on the iPhone within the Settings app. Open Settings and go to Face ID & Passcode or Touch ID & Passcode. Choose Change Passcode. Enter the existing iPhone passcode first. Later, you can set a new passcode for your iPhone lock screen.

Can you see failed passcode unlock attempts on iPhone?

Yes. Open the iPhone Settings app. Choose General followed by Passcode Lock. You can see how many failed iPhone unlock attempts there are. Thus, you can know whether others type in the wrong passcode on your iPhone or not.

What happens after the 10 failed restrictions passcode attempts?

Your iPhone data will be erased automatically. If you have backed up iPhone with iCloud or iTunes before, you can restore iPhone to recover lost data. Otherwise, all your iOS data and settings are gone.

Conclusion

Think twice before you remove the passcode from iPhone permanently. Because all your stored photos, videos, emails, texts, and other private contents are available for all people. If your iPhone is lost or stolen by someone, all your files are not safe. What’s worse, your Apple Pay cards will be removed from your iPhone as well. If you have made a decision, you can follow the iPhone password turn off tutorial to complete the process. FoneLab iOS Unlocker can help you bypass and remove the previous lock screen passcode. After that, you can turn off passcode on iPhone 12/11 and earlier iOS devices successfully.

FoneLab iOS Unlocker
FoneLab iOS Unlocker

FoneLab Helps you unlock iPhone screen, Removes Apple ID or its password, Remove screen time or restriction passcode in seconds.

  • Helps you unlock iPhone screen.
  • Removes Apple ID or its password.
  • Remove screen time or restriction passcode in seconds.
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