iTunes keeps asking for a password protecting iPhone backup, that means you cannot restore your iPhone backup if you don't have that password, iPhone Backup Unlocker is designed for recovering iPhone backup password. Follow the steps below to learn how to recover iTunes backup password for iPhone, iPad and iPod. Just follow steps below.
Please note, the Standard version can only recover the lost iTunes password, while the pro version can remove your password as well.
The program will detect and find directory of the backup file automatically. Click "Add" and then double click on the file you lost password from the drop-down box. If no backup file is listed in the drop-down box, click "Import backup file" to load your backup file manually.
Note: this iPhone Backup Password Recovery provides three types of attack: Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack, Dictionary Attack. If you can still remember something about the forgotten iPhone backup password, please choose a suitable attack type to minimize the search time and enhance password recovery speed.
After attack type selected, you then need to set up attack settings accordingly. For each attack, the settings or sets are different, seen as below:
Option 2: If you select "Brute-force with Mask Attack", you need to click "Settings" to define the settings such as password length, character set and affix set according to the clues about the password.
iPhone Backup Unlocker Profesional can directly delete password from your encrypted iPhone backup file, which iTunes can't do.
Enter the password you just find for your encrypted backup file and click Decrypt to remove the password from your iPhone backup. Your unlocked backup file will be stored under: \My Documents\iTunesRecovery.
That's all for how to unlock and remove iPhone encrypted backup password. This also applied to your iPad and iPod touch backup.
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