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How to Unlock Passcode on Ipod touch

I was at a party and while i was drunk i entered a passcode and forgot the passcode i put on the phone !

When you first touch the ipod a disabled screen pops up to prevent you from entering the main screen on the display screen.

How can i disable this I pod touch passcode for personal use !

I already downloaded the proper software for the traditional usage;goin thru the device selection and changing the configuartion and reseting the current settings. Did not work, it said the ipod touch is locked !

Can anyone firgue out what i can do to alleveiate this probelm please thank you !

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  • dangil508 Feb 03, 2009

    8g Itouch has passcode lock how to unlock without a total restart?

  • eujen Feb 28, 2009

    i set my ipod touch pass code. then i woke up the next day and forgot it.

    how and what do i need to do to get back onto my ipod.



    HELP ME!

  • Anonymous Mar 08, 2009

    in my ipod touch the screen dosent leat me see my games it just tells me that i have too connect it with itunes but i connected and it dosent let meit says to first unlock it from my ipod but it dosent let me in the ipod

  • Anonymous Apr 09, 2009

    I was at my aunts house and my cousin that is on my uncles side came over. We were messing with my Ipod and listening to the Itouch. We went walking to the store and she made a pass code for it. She didn't tell me it and said she would when she left. So I satyed the noght at her house and the nexy day when I left we forgot all about it. So I hae been trying to call her and email her but she dosent awnser. So I don't know the pass code to my Ipod and I haven't listened to it in forever! dose nayone know how to fix this?

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Hey

I've written the solution to this problem on this page
http://www.fixya.com/support/r977231-disabled_or_code_forgotten

let me know if you need anything else.

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The way 4 it 2 not happen again, is if u don't get drunk, that was a mistake in the 1st place.
I don't know how 2 unlock it though, besides pluging it in 2 ur computer and going to your intunes, and it should automattically reset it, mind u it will erase all of ur data.

Posted on Mar 30, 2009

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