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How to recover restrictions passcode for any iPhone or iPad

A step by step guide to retrieve the restrictions passcode for any iPad or iPhone. Check this tutorial and learn how to recover the restrictions passcode.

Why use iPhone Backup Extractor
Full support
  • Complete support for iOS versions
  • Works with iCloud & iTunes
Restrictions passcode recovery
  • Recover or reset Restrictions PIN
  • Works with encrypted backups
Easy to use
  • Simple & fast passcode recovery
  • Compatible with the latest iOS
What will be recovered
Do you have your iPhone locked with a restrictions passcode and you want to regain its access? Or you need to reset the passcode to something more simple? Use iPhone Backup Extractor to retrieve the restrictions passcode from any iPhone or iPad in a matter of seconds.

Parental control, restrictions passcode or PIN are concepts that are related to the same feature: limiting permission to what is installed or accessed on your devices by other users (children, guests, friends, housemates, and even employees).
You will need
Win Mac A computer (Win or Mac)
iCloud iCloud backup
iTunes An iTunes backup
iPBE iPhone Backup Extractor
Recover restrictions passcode using iCloud backups

1. Install iPhone Backup Extractor and connect it to iCloud

Use the download button to retrieve the latest version of iPhone Backup Extractor, then install it on your computer. Use green "+" button to access "Preferences" area.

Go to the iCloud tab and use your credentials in order to access the backups available in the cloud.

You will need a subscription plan to benefit from iCloud support. Use the Premium plan if you want to use it for 5 iCloud devices of less.

2. Choose and download the iCloud backup

Use the left tab to choose the iCloud backup containing your data and restrictions passcode.

Go to "Full Download" tab and start downloading your iCloud data.

The iCloud data contains your saved restrictions passcode.

You can also recover your iOS data saved in the backup data. (after downloading, the data can be utilized like any usual iTunes backup file.)

3. Open the downloaded iCloud backup and recover restrictions passcode

From the left tab, select the downloaded iCloud backup file containing your restrictions passcode. Go to the top menu of iPhone Backup Extractor and choose Utilities > Recover restrictions PIN.

Select the mentioned option and click on the "Start" button to initiate the restriction passcode recovery procedure. In a matter of seconds, the iOS restrictions passcode will be recovered. You can use it to unlock your iPhone or iPad.

Guide: How to recover restrictions passcode on iPhone or iPad 1. iCloud sign-in
Retrieve restrictions passcode on iPhone or iPad 2. Download iCloud backup data
Get back restrictions passcode on iPhone or iPad 3. The data has been successfully downloaded
Recover or reset restrictions passcode on iPhone or iPad 4. Recover restrictions passcode menu
Recover or reset restrictions passcode pin on iOS 5. The process is initiated
Successful restrictions passcode pin recovery on iPhone or iPad 6. The passcode is successfully recovered.

Recover restrictions passcode from iTunes backups
To retrieve the restrictions passcode from an iTunes backup, use the procedure described at the third step of the iCloud method.

If you forgot your restrictions passcode, you are not alone. This is the second most common cause of data loss. We have covered this problem many times in the past and wrote several articles.

For any help on iPhone restrictions passcode recovery, you can contact our support team.
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Purchase a Basic license to be able to recover your restrictions passcode from an iTunes backup. For iCloud support, you will need a
Premium license.

We are looking forward to hearing your own restrictions passcode story and see if we can help you.

Supported iOS versions and devices

Devices Works with all iOS devices iPhone 4, 4S, iPhone 5, 5C, iPhone SE, iPhone 6, 6S, 6S Plus, iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
iOS All iOSs are covered iOS 11, 10, iOS 9, iOS 8, iOS 7 and lower
Backups All types of backups Corrupted backup, iCloud backup, 2FA iCloud backup, Encrypted backup

Data protection, privacy and security Reincubate has eight years of experience in iPhone data extraction business. Our company adheres to the severe data privacy laws. The info extracted from devices with iPhone Backup Extractor is 100% secure and confidential.

Our user's data and credentials are never stored on our servers and can't be intercepted by any third-party. The connections between iPhone Backup Extractor and servers are encrypted, making impossible any attempt to steal data from your iPhone.

iPhone Backup Extractor offers complete support for 2FA iCloud protected accounts. We advise you to activate this feature for your account, to make sure your data can't be accessed without your agreement.
Complete support for all iOS versions Data protection Virus free Works with corrupted and encrypted backups
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