iCloud Activation Lock Guides

Activation Lock is a security feature used to prevent anyone from resetting or activating an Apple product without knowing the iCloud account sign-in details.

Find in-depth guides and best practices on how to remove, unlock and bypass iCloud activation lock. Reviews of tools to unlock iCloud and Find My iPhone – even without knowing the passcode or the original owner. Tips on managing and using the iCloud lock on your iPadOS or iOS device.

We also have other how-to tips and guides on other Apple-related topics.

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How To Bypass “This iPad is linked to an Apple ID” iCloud Activation Lock Message

This simple guide shows several ways to get rid of the annoying “This iPad is linked to an Apple ID” Message. Follow the steps to get your iPad unlocked and working properly… This guide is written for the iPad, but the information also applies to iPod Touch and iPhone devices. What causes this issue? If …

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How To Remove Find My iPhone Activation Lock Without Previous Owner, Password, Or Apple ID

Since the iCloud lock was introduced in 2013 I have guided hundreds of clients who wanted to know how to remove activation lock without previous owner helping them. Most clients had no idea that the used iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch they bought was activation locked until they tried to set it up and they …

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How To Sign In To iCloud

Over the last decade, I have been asked about Apple’s iCloud online storage service numerous times. Even now many people are confused about the basics of iCloud, such as how to log in. This article will provide some simple tools to help you get into and out of iCloud. Specifically, this guide will teach you: …

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