How To Change You iPhone Backup Password On ITunes
Want to know how to change you iPhone backup password on iTunes? Apple has very high security for iPhones and iTunes. If you have forgotten your backup password that you used for your backup file, the only way to retrieve it is to use a software program to unlock the password. This is a legal way to get your password back. Most people use a software program called iPhone Password Breaker by Elcomsoft to change you iPhone backup password on iTunes.
To change you iPhone backup password on ITunes, you will need:
- iPhone Password Breaker
- iTunes Account
- iPhone USB cable
- Download the free edition of iPhone Password Breaker. Most operating systems use this to find your iPhone backup password using iTunes. Follow the installation instructions using the installation wizard. Use the search function on your operations system to find the manifest.plist file on your hard drive.
- Choose your recovery method. The manifest.plis file is the back up file that holds your password. The software recovery program gives you options to speed the recovery of your iPhone backup password. The more complex your password is, the longer the recovery will take to complete and change your iPhone backup password on iTunes. The program will try every possible letter, number and character available. For example, if you only choose passwords with lower case letters, the password recovery will be quick and simple. Passwords that use complex characters will take longer to recover.
- Click on Run Recovery. The program will recover your iPhone backup password. This can be done in a few minutes or it can take as long as a few days. After the program has found your password, it will pop up on the screen. Go into iTunes and use this password to restore your backup password and change it to a new password (make sure to write this one down).