The most irritating thing you can encounter with your iPad is when it becomes disabled or locked for correct password are not known. The official method recommended by Apple support is iTunes, but in fact, in the process of using iTunes, if the iPad has a hardware problem, it is easy to get stuck on the recovery mode screen. In addition, many people cannot use iTunes for some reasons, but the specific reasons are not known to individuals.

In this case, you can choose other methods to solve the problem "how to unlock disabled iPad without iTunes". So, without further delay, let’s have a look at different methods you can use to fix disabled iPad without iTunes.

Methods Use Requirements
PassFab iPhone Unlocker No requirments. Unlock iPad without ANY password.
Find My iPad Find My iPad is enabled; Apple ID and password is known.
Siri iOS 8.0 - iOS 10.1

Way 1: Unlock iPad without iTunes with PassFab iPhone Unlocker [100% Working]

PassFab iPhone Unlocker is computer software that performs 4 functions: it bypasses the lock screen of iOS devices without requiring a passcode, it removes the Apple ID linked with iOS devices, it removes screen time passcode and it can also be used to bypass MDM. The software is used to execute certain functions for both professionals and novices. About how to reset disabled iPad without iTunes, PassFab iPhone Unlocker can help you with 100% success rate and easiest operation.

So, let’s have a look at how to unlock disabled iPad without iTunes using PassFab iPhone Unlocker:

Step 1: Install and open the PassFab iPhone Unlocker on your computer.

Step 2: Click "Start" to remove the lock screen passcode of your iPad.

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Step 3: Then link the iPad to your computer through the USB cable. Then, press the "Next" button to begin the process.

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Step 4: Press the "Download" button to begin downloading the firmware package.

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Step 5: After installing, press the "Start Remove" button to begin removing the passcode.

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Step 6: Now click “Done” to finish the process. Alongside that, you can unlock your phone without entering a passcode.

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Way 2: Unlock Disabled iPad without iTunes via Find My iPad

If you don't have computer that can be used now, you can achieve the same thing via Find My iPad using another mobile device, as long as you've activated Find My iPad on your iPad previously. Besides, you should know the Apple ID and password connected to the iPad. In this guide, I’ll show you how to unlock iPad without iTunes with Find My iPad:

  • Navigate to the website for iCloud.com.

  • Login your Apple ID and password.

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  • Choose "Find iPhone" from the menu.

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  • Locate and click on the locked iPad in “All Devices”.

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  • Tap "Erase iPad" to unlock your disabled iPad.

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  • Tap "Erase" to confirm. You'll be prompted to enter the password linked with your Apple ID again.

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Way 3: Fix Disabled iPad without iTunes by Siri Bug

With this method, you will know how to fix disabled iPad without iTunes and data loss. However, this approach is only compatible with iOS devices running iOS 8 to iOS 10.1. And this method has a low success rate, however, you can still try this way if your device is suitable for this method.

  • Keep holding the "Home" button on your iPad until "Siri" is activated. When you have Siri at your command, ask it "What time is it now?" Wait for "Siri" to answer with the current time in your region.
  • Tap on the clock icon to access the World Clock. Now, hit the "+" button to add a new clock.
  • In the search box, type the name of a city and then tap "Select All".

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  • Now, choose "Share”. And select “Message” to share.

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  • Then It will open a new window for messages. Entering something in the "To" field and click "Return".

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  • Then choose "Create New Contact".

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  • Now, click on "add photo" and select "Choose Photo".

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  • After a few seconds, tap the "Home" button to return to the "Home" page. You have now successfully bypassed the iPad's passcode and unlocked it.

Extra Tip: Guide on How to Unlock a Disabled iPad with iTunes

This is the official way to unlock your disabled iPad. But remember that if your iPad has hardware problem, your iPad will stuck on recovery mode screen. The following are the steps to follow if you want to know how to unlock a disabled iPad with iTunes:

First, open the latest iTunes on your computer. iTunes will not ask you for your device's passcode if you have previously trusted the phone.

Second, put iPad into recovery mode, and connect it to computer.

  • For iPad with Face ID, enter the Power Off screen by pressing and holding the Top and one of the Volume button. Turn off your iPad dragging the slider. Then, press and hold the Top button to connect device to computer and hodld it to enter recovery mode.

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  • For iPad with Home Button, enter the Power Off screen by pressing and holding the Power button. Turn off your iPad dragging the slider. Then, press and hold the Home button to connect device to computer and hodld it to enter recovery mode.

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Third, click "Restore iPad" in the iTunes Summary section, and then click "Restore" again to verify your action.

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Fourth, iTunes will delete all data on your iPad and update the most recent version of iOS. Your iPad will be unlocked until the restore process is finished.

Conclusion

Are you familiar with the problem referred to as "iPad is disabled"? Often, losing your iPad's passcode can be the worst nightmare, especially if your computer/iTunes is unavailable. If this explains what happened to you, then you are not alone. This article discussed comprehensive options for unlocking an iPad without iTunes when the iPad has been disabled. I’m sure now you know how to unlock disabled iPad without iTunes. Moreover, you would undoubtedly agree with me that PassFab iPhone Unlocker is an excellent option for removing the iPad passcode. Then download it and solve your problem!

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  • Unlock 4-digit/6-digit screen passcode
  • Unlock Touch ID and Face ID
  • Unlock Apple ID/iCloud without password
  • Bypass MDM without username and password
  • Support iPhone/iPad and latest iOS 15 version