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HT1414 Passcode Help

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Affan Jafrani Calculating status...
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Jan 30, 2013 10:43 AM

I forgot my ipad passcode and the pc in which I use itunes and connect with my ipad is no more there.How to unlock it but I don't want to restore it  as there are sweet memories in it.Pls tell What to d

iPad 2, iOS 5
  • King_Penguin Level 10 Level 10 (92,415 points)
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    Jan 30, 2013 10:54 AM (in response to Affan Jafrani)

    The only way to unlock is to reset it by connecting to a computer's iTunes. You may need to put the iPad into recovery mode : http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1808

     

    If you do it via a computer that it hasn't been synced to then (from here) :

    If you restore on a different computer that was never synced with the device, you will be able to unlock the device for use and remove the passcode, but your data will not be present.

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