Setting the On-Time function, a password is set to protect it. it
Especially useful for parents who want to limit their children’s access to
some applications. But what if you forgot your password?
Recover a forgotten password is not so easy. Apple offers in such
cases to reset the device and configure it as new because
restoring from a copy will not reset the password. This is not the perfect solution.
there is another way. Below we will explain how to recover your forgotten password from
Download the program Pinfinder
Pinfinder is a free tool.
for password recovery. It was designed because the device reset is not the best.
solution with a forgotten password.
- Uses iTunes backup of your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to find a password.
- Works on PC with Windows, Mac and Linux.
- Works with iOS 8 - iOS 12.
- Does not transfer your data.
- Completely free.
How to use pinfinder
ready to use pinfinder, the process is pretty simple. On different platforms
the way will be slightly different.
one) Open iTunes and save a backup of your device.
on the computer. If you have iOS 12, your copy will need to be protected.
2) Download Pinfinder for Mac.
3) Launch Pinfinder.
four) You will see the Pinfinder command in the Terminal window. If necessary, enter the previously set copy password
five) After a couple of minutes, you will see the password for Screen Time in the Terminal window. Click Enterto exit and then close Terminal
Have arisen Problems?
If you have Mac OS X Mojave (10.14), you
you will need to allow terminal programs to access iTunes copies.
one) On the menu bar above, click
badge Apple > Systemic
2) Select Protection and safety
and go to tab Confidentiality.
3) On the left, select Full access to
the disk left.
four) Click plus sign on the right, find
Terminal and add
program to list.
You will need to enter your password to make changes. Now you can
run pinfinder again and
re-do all the steps.
just try to remember your password from Screen Time. If you still him
forget, now you know what to do.