What is icloud activation lock on apple mobile ?
Apple iPhone, ipad and watch have one very good features called find my iPhone or find my watch. It is also called icloud activation lock or iTunes activation lock. When this service is active on mobile. And if you lost iPhone. Then other person cannot access iPhone. He cannot delete or restore iPhone. Even iPhone owner can lock iPhone remotely. So data and other personal detail are protected. And also create pop up message of alternate mobile number on iPhone screen. So that other person can contact owner of iPhone. To remove icloud activation lock, it requires apple id and password.
To activate find my iPhone services: go to apple iPhone setting â€“ then find icloud option and look for find my iPhone and turn on that features. On Macintosh computer go to system preferences â€“ within in find icloud option â€“ and then look for find my Mac. To turn on this features, it ask for apple id. You can register for free on apple site. Provide email address, password, name, security question etc. after then you will receive activation code on email address. Enter activation code and apple id is working.
How to remove icloud lock or iPhone icloud unlock ?
It happens that someone forgot password. Or mobile user has purchased iPhone online and when he receives actual delivery. There is icloud activation lock on iPhone. And to icloud unlock iPhone it asks for apple id log in details. Without removing icloud activation lock user cannot access iPhone. Or iPhone become useless without unlock it.
Firth method to remove icloud lock is to reset apple id password.
Go to apple id website. Click on forgot apple id or pass-code. Now on next screen enter apple id. And click on continue. Now it may ask security question for verification. Or you can select option get an email to reset pass-code and you will receive password reset link to email id. Link is valid for few hours so be quick to respond. Open password reset link. It will take to new page to enter new password and confirm it. Now log in with apple id and remove iTunes activation lock from iPhone. This will icloud unlock apple iPhone iPad or other mobile.
Replace logic board or printed circuit board of apple iPhone.
Now iPhone has purchased online and there is no detail about apple id which has locked mobile. Then it is difficult to find details. Only option available is replacing logic board. As icloud activation lock details are stored somewhere on logic board. Replacing it will remove icloud activation lock. But this option is very costly. As price of apple iPhone logic board is very high. It has almost 60 percertage of mobile price. So this option is very less feasible.
Removing microchip which store icloud activation lock details.
Replacing logic board is very costly. Instead it is better to find out microchip which store icloud activation lock information. Then remove that microchip with new fresh chip. This will remove icloud lock from apple mobile Different iPhone and iPad model had different chip for this. But most of the time black chip on printed circuit board is for icloud lock data.
To replace microchip require special PCB repairing unit. Which include mainly stand for PCB, holder which can hold grip microchip of 8 pin, 16 pin, 34 pin, 48 pins, hitting gun and micro soldering kit.
Now dis assemble iPhone, remove printed circuit board and put it on stand. Now grip properly microchip with the help of holder. And on backside of microchip use hitting gun to desolder chip. Then remove microchip and replace it with new one. And solder it with soldering kit. This has remove icloud activation lock and iPhone is icloud unlocked.
There are many third party services are available which offer to icloud unlock iPhone. Most of them are paid services. Even many software and application are available on store which can recover data. But those are not working with latest models.
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Article Added on Sunday, June 9, 2019
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