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How to reset iPhone & iPad when it says Unavailable or Security Lockout

No idea to reset your iPhone or iPad that gets Unavailable or Security Lockout error? No worries, there are a few helpful options to reset iPhone or iPad if you forgot passcode.
By Alex Griffith - Updated on February 1, 2023

How to factory reset iPhone 14 with or without passcode

iOS has featured a built-in option to make resetting an iPhone 14 a simple and easy process. Here's how to wipe your phone completely, even if you forgot your passcode.
By Alex Griffith - Updated on January 11, 2023

Unlocking an unavailable iPhone: without Finder & iTunes, or with it

You need to wipe all of your data and settings, and restore the iPhone to factory defaults before unlocking it when iPhone Unavailable message appears on the screen.
By Alex Griffith - Updated on December 16, 2022

iPad Unavailable? Here's how to bypass iPad passcode to get in

Your iPad gets stuck on the unavailable lock screen if you enter several wrong passcodes. Here's a step-by-step guide to bypass the iPad Unavailable screen and take access back.
By Jasmin Woods - Updated on November 15, 2022

Forgot iPhone passcode? How to unlock an iPhone without code

Can't remember passcode and are locked out of your iPhone? This seems scary at first, but luckily there are a few fixes to remove forgotten code and get into iPhone again.
By Robin Swift - Updated on August 5, 2022

iPhone 12 Says 'iPhone Unavailable'. Here's how to recover it

iPhone 12 gets locked and keeps showing iPhone Unavailable or Security Lockout - luckily the error can be fixed. Here's how to get into iPhone 12 you forgot passcode to.
By Elena Spencer - Updated on August 5, 2022

How to fix iPad Unavailable screen when locked out

Getting into an iPad that says unavailable is easier today than it used to be. Here we show you various ways to erase a forgotten iPad passcode and regain the access.
By Jasmin Woods - Updated on November 15, 2022

Got iPhone Unavailable/ Security Lockout - 5 ways to bypass it

Stuck on iPhone Unavailable? Here's how to bypass lock screen if you forgot passcode or can't access it with too many wrong passcodes. Here we have 5 reset methods.
By Ella Garcia - Updated on September 22, 2022

4 Ways to do when iPhone XS is Unavailable or Security Lockout

Follow these tips if your iPhone XS (Max) has been locked out to "iPhone Unavailable" screen and you want to reset it or recover it. Here's how to open unavailable iPhone.
By Lucas Seltzer - Updated on August 4, 2022

How to get iPhone out of unavailable screen when forgot passcode

If your iPhone shows unavailable after too many wrong attempts, here's all you need to know to force your iPhone out of the unavailable lock screen without a passcode.
By Jasmin Woods - Updated on August 2, 2022
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