Hi, I created a backup on my laptop with iTunes while I connect my iPhone to Windows PC. Now I forgot the backup password but I've tried to recover it and it is encrypted! I did not get any clue about the backup password in my iTunes 11, what should I do now? What the iTunes backup password is? I can't remember it!
Question 2: iTunes Asks for a Backup Password but How to Unlock it?
So I need to restore my iPhone but I want to back it up first so I don't lose everything. I just downloaded iTunes to my new Dell laptop and I did everything and I have never backed up any apple device on this laptop before. I haven’t backed up my phone ever and I've had it for 5 months. It is asking for a password to unlock my iPhone backup. I tried my Apple ID password and it didn't work. And I never set a password for that. What's my password for that then?
Those two problems are collected from Yahoo Answers. But as far as I am concerned, there must not only 2 questions that the iTunes users have. People who lost or forgot iTunes iPhone backup password are usually because their carelessness. We can not promise that we are not careless in our daily life. Even the most careful person is likely to lose his or her password; therefore you should at first take steps to deal with this problem, not to blame yourself.
Therefore, that is to say, if you are able to figure out one or two effective ways to disable iTunes backup password, then everything will be okay. But do you know how to unlock backup password in iTunes for iPhone? Here I share a nice and cool third party tool for you. That is, SmartKey iTunes Backup Password Recovery.
It is a powerful and professional iTunes backup unlocker (http://www.recoverlostpassword.com/products/itunes-backup-password-recovery.html) for iPhone, iPad or iPod. You can get to use it without losing any data. As a kind of advanced software, this iTunes backup password recovery tool is able to recover your iTunes backup password within 5 minutes. Here is about how to use this application as below:
Step 1: Download and install this backup password recovery software to your Windows-based personal computer. Then click and open it.
Step 2: Select one password attack types and then click the “recover” button to start the recovery process.
Step 3: At last, wait until this iTunes backup password unlocker to unlock backup file of your iOS device.