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How To Remove iTunes Encrypted Backup Password?

iTunes is an exceptional component of iDevices, helping them bring multiple features to the table. As iTunes presents itself as a great option for connecting devices to the computer and managing them through it, people do consider putting up reasonable tasks on it. One such operation is to back up your device using iTunes. Since iTunes keeps an encrypted backup, there is a possibility of forgetting the password.

If you accidentally forget the password, you need not worry. Dr.Fone - Screen Unlock (iOS) provides a dedicated option to remove iTunes backup passwords without compromising the data. Learn below how it is done perfectly.

Note: Keep a clear note that the Find My feature should be turned off during the process. Furthermore, you should not open iTunes during this process to avoid any malfunctions. Keep your device non-operational, as it will reboot during the removal process.

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Remove iTunes Encrypted Backup Password

Since you seek to remove the forgotten password of the encrypted backup using a proper iPhone backup password remover, look through the steps carefully. You will learn much about the process where you remove the forgotten iTunes backup password.

Step 1Launch Screen Unlock Tool

Open Wondershare Dr.Fone and navigate into the respective section Toolbox > Screen Unlock > iOS to launch the particular tool.

access screen unlock tool

Step 2Continue With the Required Function

As it launches and opens on a new window, continue to select Remove iTunes Backup Encryption to proceed with this function.

select the required function

Step 3Connect iOS Device

You will be advised to connect your iOS device to the computer through a USB cable.

connect idevice to pc

Step 4Continue With the Execution of the Process

Once the device is connected and detected by the platform, it will display a particular message. Along with it would be the Remove Now button that will automatically remove the iTunes backup password.

Before clicking "Remove Now," please read the 3 notes carefully:

  • Make sure "Find My iPhone" is off.
  • Do not open "iTunes" in the process.
  • Your device will reboot in the process of removing

proceed to remove the password

Step 5View Completion of the Removal

A prompt window opens on the initiation of the process, with a display of the progress of the process. Navigate to the "X" button on the top-right of the prompt window to turn down the operation if needed.

view the progress of the operation

Step 6Complete iTunes Encrypted Backup Password Removal

Once the encrypted backup password is removed successfully, a clear message is displayed on the window. Click Done to close down the window.

remove itunes encrypted backup password


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