How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone [3 Easy Ways]
If you are a user of Apple, you must know what an Apple ID means. If you don’t have an Apple ID for yourself, it’s high possible that you are restricted to do anything on your Apple devices.
However, you might get an iPhone with other's Apple ID signed in, and you want to remove it and use your own one to log in. Unfortunately, Apple would require you to enter passwords at first in order to remove Apple ID from iPhone. But it is embarrassing because you will not know them when the Apple IDs are someone else. So as when the iPhone is logged in with an old Apple ID which you have already forgotten the password.
Is there any way to remove Apple ID from iPhone without password entered? Today, the article will bring 3 ways to you. Now, just have a look and try getting rid of someone else's Apple ID on your iPhone.
Remove Apple ID from iPhone By Deleting Device from Account
Instead of removing the Apple ID from your iPhone device, you can try converse the operation to delete the device from that Apple ID connected devices list for unlinking them. If you happen to get another Apple device with the same Apple ID logged in, you can simply remove Apple ID from iPhone with that device.
Step 1. Open "Settings" app on your iPhone, then click on your name.
Step 2. Then by scrolling down the page and you can see what devices have linked to this Apple ID.
Step 3. Select your iPhone device from the list and choose "Remove from Account" to unlink the Apple ID and your device.
Get Rid of Someone Else's Apple ID on iPhone by Signing Out of It
If you are thinking about removing an Apple ID from your iPhone without entering password, try turning off the "Find My iPhone" function, then you will no longer need a password while processing the Apple ID removal on iPhone. Let's also see how this method works.
Step 1. Go to "Settings" on iPhone after making sure the "Find My iPhone" function of the Apple ID is turned off.
Step 2. Click your name, then scroll down to the bottom.
Step 3. When you see the "Sign Out" button, press it and you can remove the Apple ID without the need to enter password.
How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone Without Password
However, as just introduced, if the Apple ID has turned on the "Find My iPhone" function, you need to use the password to sign in before removing it from the device. It would be good if you can contact the Apple ID owner you help delete the account, but if you couldn't, you'd better turn to the professional unlocker to help.
To delete the Apple ID on an iPhone without password, Passvers iPhone Unlocker can help you.
The software will only need 5 easy steps to remove the signed in Apple ID from iPhone on computers. Simply by connecting your device to the computer and let Passvers iPhone Unlocker to detect it, you can directly process the Apple ID removal without entering password at all. With high success rate, the software will not fail the process and helps you unlock Apple ID even on the latest iPhone devices and iOS systems.
Key Features of Passvers iPhone Unlocker:
- Supports deleting Apple and iCloud ID from iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch without passwords
- Helps reset Apple, iCloud, and iTunes account when you forget the passwords
- Wipes screen passcodes and screen time passcodes within easy steps
- Supports the latest iOS systems and devices
- Offers user-friendly UI to remove Apple ID and other iPhone locks easily
- Makes sure high success rate to unlock iPhone/iPad/iPod locks
Delete Apple ID from iPhone Without Password with FonePaw iPhone Unlocker
Step 1. Select to Remove Apple ID
When you have installed Passvers iPhone Unlocker on your computer, open the software and then choose the "Remove Apple ID" function from the home screen.
Step 2. Connect iPhone with Passvers iPhone Unlocker
Then you will need to connect your iPhone to the computer and let Passvers iPhone Unlocker to detect the device.
Step 3. Start to Remove Apple ID from iPhone
Once Passvers iPhone Unlocker is connected to your iPhone, click the "Start" button and it will begin to delete the Apple ID from the device even without entering the password.
Step 4. Proceed the Apple ID Removal
If you are using the iPhone with iOS 11.4 or former systems installed, and also have turned on the "Find My iPhone" function, you will need to manually reset all settings on iPhone before processing the Apple ID removal in the software.
But for the iOS systems later than 11.4 (including iOS 16), you will need to make sure the "Two-factor Authentication" is turned on for your iPhone. Then you will need to enter "0000" in Passvers iPhone Unlocker and confirm to install firmware before starting the Apple ID removal process.
After that, your Apple ID will be successfully removed.
Extra Tip: How to Permanently Delete an Apple ID Account
If you just want to replace the old Apple ID with the new account, you can follow the provided steps here to deactivate or delete it.
Step 1. Open a web browser on your device and go to privacy.apple.com.
Step 2. Use the old Apple ID to sign in.
Step 3. Select "Request to Delete Your Account" to close the ID for deactivating it.
FAQs About Removing Apple ID from iPhone
Will removing my Apple ID also remove my data on iPhone?
Simply remove an Apple ID from your iPhone won't delete the data and files saved on your device. However, if you have enabled the iCloud function, the data saved through iCloud will be removed as you sign out the Apple ID. But as you sign in again, they will be brought back.
Can I remove Apple ID from my iPhone via factory reset?
Once you select to factory reset your iPhone, all contents, data, and settings will be deleted completely, and this will help you sign out the Apple ID. However, your iPhone will need to activate again once selecting to erase all contents on it. This will need to sign in the Apple ID you just used before processing the factory reset.
Therefore, if you just want to delete an Apple ID from iPhone without losing important data, this method is not recommended as it would easily delete your data if you haven't done the backup.
After comparing the above 3 methods to remove Apple ID from iPhone, if you want to do it without entering passwords, Passvers iPhone Unlocker should be the best software you can try. Its simple operation will also make the whole process to be easy enough. Now, you can install the software and try its Apple ID removal function immediately!