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Question: how do you restart your i phone when you have forgotten th id and password when phone was set up

How do you reset an i phone5 when you have forgotten the id and password when the phone was set up. This is my wifes phone

iPhone 5s, iOS 5.0.1

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Dec 11, 2017 10:30 AM in response to craigfatboy58 In response to craigfatboy58

You follow the directions in this link: If you forgot the passcode for your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, or your device is disabled - Apple Support


Next time, write the passcode down somewhere where you can refer to it should this happen again.

Dec 11, 2017 10:30 AM

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Dec 11, 2017 11:18 AM in response to craigfatboy58 In response to craigfatboy58

Hello craigfatboy58.

Welcome to Apple Support Communities.

If I'm understanding correctly, you are helping your wife set up her iPhone 5 however you don't know the Apple ID or password associated withe the device. I will be happy to help.

The following articles will walk you through the process of retrieving your Apple ID and resetting the password:

If you forgot your Apple ID

If you forgot your Apple ID password
Cheers.

Dec 11, 2017 11:18 AM

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