Three scenes about iTunes iPhone backup password recovery
Scene 1: @Fahad_all forgot his or her iTunes encrypted password and he or she need to use the password to backup data. But now he or she fails to do that. He or she asked this question in the iTunes for Windows discussion and the title was HT2204 iTunes Backup Password Recovery.
Scene 2: @Pat214 would like to recover or reset his or her iTunes iPhone encrypted backup password but he or she had no idea about that. He or she asked this question in the using iPhone discussion and hope to get any solutions of iTunes iPhone backup password recovery.
Scene 3: @TheSpongeSC wanted to reset the local backup password without having to setup his or her iPhone as a new device. And he or she didn't care about recovering the old password or restoring an old backup. He or she just wanted to set the backup password for all future local backups. He asked for help on the plate of
iTunes for Windows discussion.
Solution about you forgot iTunes backup password on iPhone
As a matter of fact, when you forgot or lost your iTunes backup password on iPhone, you have to calm down firstly instead of worrying too much. You had better drink a glass of water and take a deep breathing, try any possible passwords you are likely to use. At the end of this, if you still no ideas about what the right password is, I am afraid that you have no way but to take advantage of a third party app to unlock iTunes backup password.
A representative app is the SmartKey iTunes Backup Password Recovery. That application is equal to an iTunes backup password breaker or iTunes backup password cracker and it is usually a professional tool that designed to recover iTunes backup password quickly and easily. It is promised to be a safe program and you don't need to take risks of losing your data at any time.
How to recover iTunes backup password on iPhone using password recovery app
To recover iTunes iPhone backup password you can follow the steps as below:
Step 1: Search SmartKey iTunes backup password recovery from the Internet and then install it to your PC. Open the app and then insert your locked iTunes backup file to the tool. The default path is:
Windows XP: \Documents and Settings\(username)\Application Data\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup\manifest.plist
Windows Vista and Windows 7: \Users\(username)\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup\manifest.plist
Free download SmartKey iTunes Backup Password Recovery here
Step 2: Select one of the three password attack types - Brute-force attack, Brute-attack with Mask attack and Dictionary attack. Then click the Start button to begin recovery.
Step 3: After a while your password will be shown in a popup window. Then you can use it to recover iTunes iPhone backup password.
BTW: You can also read more detail information of this app on facebook: