How to Remove iCloud Activation lock: iPhones are great gadgets and with greatness comes great stress. Ever wondered “How Do You Remove iCloud Activation Lock” this post is for you. Now before I give you the solution you came here for, how about I introduce this guy they call iCloud to you.
WTF; What is iCloud?
The iPhone iCloud service is an activation lock that is activated the second you switch on your new IOS device, it helps in protecting your device from unauthorized usage should in case it gets lost or stolen.
How to Remove iCloud Activation lock
Below are the 4 methods for you to remove icloud activation lock without password. In most cases, going about this ordeal might be illegal. The methods I’ll be teaching you today are below, you can turn off activation lock without password by:
Using DNS Method
Asking Apple Method
- Premium Services Method
How to Remove iCloud Activation lock Remotely(Might not work for iOS 10 and above)
Step 1: Start by visiting/clicking this link icloud.com.
Step 2: Sign in to the iCloud site by entering your Apple ID and passcode.
Step 3: Tap “Find iPhone“.
Step 3: Tap “All Devices” located at the top.
Step 4: Choose which device you want to remove from the iCloud account.
Step 5: If necessary, tap “Erase iPhone“.
Step 6: Once the device has been deleted, click on “Remove from Account“.
How to Remove iCloud Activation lock Using DNS
Step 1: Restart your IOS device.
Step 2: Complete the Setup tasks until you reach the “Choose Wi-Fi network“.
Step 3: Tap the Home button. Click “More Wifi Settings“.
Step 4: Tap on the “i” symbol c;ose to ‘WiFi network‘.
Step 5: Tap “Configure DNS“. Then Tap “Manual”.
Step 6: Click “+Add Server” and a blank page will come up.
Step 7: Enter the server address of your location. Here are some of the examples:
- USA: 220.127.116.11
- Africa: 18.104.22.168
- Asia: 22.214.171.124
- Europe, Australia, and other locations: 126.96.36.199
Step 8: Click “Save“.
Step 9: Click on the back option and click “Join this Network“.
Step 10: If asked, enter the network password and tap “Join“.
Step 11: When the IOS device tries to activate, click on the back button.
Step 12: You can now continue setting up your Device like normal.
Note: This method is not always working especially for those new iOS versions, like iOS 10 and later.
How to Remove iCloud Activation by Asking Apple
Off Course Apple can help in unlocking your device, but boy o boy you have to prove to them that indeed it is your device.
- Show your proof to Apple that you are the owner of the iPhone. You can show your receipt.
- Show your proof to Apple that the ownership has been transferred from the previous owner to you.
Just so you know, if the phone has been reported missing, they wouldn’t help you, if you can show real prove, they wouldn’t help you.
How to Remove iCloud Activation by Premium Services
Even in Freetown, things aren’t free, this should be your last option or your first, it’s up to you
Note This Requirements To Use This Method
- You should have full access to your iPhone settings. That means, it doesn’t work if your iPhone is stuck at the iCloud activation lock screen.
- The iPhone should be connected to either GSM or Wi-Fi.
- It doesn’t work for iPhone that is reported as lost or stolen.
- It only supports all iOS versions up to iOS 11.3.1. Future release iOS 11.4 and higher is not supported.
Now, if you meet the above requirements, follow the below steps
Step 1: Download the latest version of iRemove and install it on your computer.
For Mac Click Here
Step 2: Launch iRemove software and connect your iPhone to it. It will verify whether your iPhone is eligible to bypass Apple ID or not.
Step 3: Place the order and pay for it.
Step 4: After payment, just follow the onscreen instructions on iRemove. When it finish, you can set up your iPhone as normal.
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