6 Easy Methods to Remove iCloud Account without Password (2020)

You need an iCloud account for nearly every feature on the device and connecting the content on the iPhone with other iOS devices. But there are certain situations when you need to delete an iCloud account. You may have created numerous iCloud accounts and you've forgotten the password for some of them. In this case the solutions on how to remove iCloud without password in this article will prove very useful.

Part 1. Read Before Removing iCloud Account

As you may already guess, removing your iCloud account is a pretty serious thing to do and as such, there are some things you must do before attempting to remove the account. These include the following;

  • Take steps to transfer all your iCloud data to the computer because it is very possible to lose all the data on that iCloud account once you remove it.
  • Have the passcode for the device ready as you may need to use it after removing the iCloud account.
  • Backup all the data on the device for free with FoneGeek Phone Backup for iOS before removing the account. This is because you will have to create another account after you remove the iCloud account, this is the process that could cause data loss.

Part 2. How to Remove iCloud Account without Password

Once you have backed up the data on your device, use one of the following solutions to remove iCloud account without password:

2.1 Using a Professional Tool

By far the best and easiest way to remove an iCloud account if you don't have the password is to use a third party tool. The best third party tool for this task is FoneGeek iPhone Passcode Unlocker. It will make the whole process easy and relatively seamless. The following are just some of the features FoneGeek brings to the table:

  • It can easily remove an Apple ID and iCloud account without a password from all iOS devices.
  • It can also be used to turn off Find My iPhone even without password.
  • The program allows you to essentially separate the device from an Apple ID, making it difficult to track, block or erase the device remotely.
  • Remove screen passcode if you are locked out of iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.


To use this iPhone Passcode Unlocker to remove the iCloud account, follow these simple steps:

Step 1: Download and install iPhone Passcode Unlocker on to your computer and then launch the program. Click on "Unlock Apple ID" and connect the device to the computer using USB cable.

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Step 2: Unlock your iPhone and trust the connection on the device's screen. Once the device is detected by the progam, click on "Start Unlock" to begin the process.


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Step 3: The program will automatically begin removing the Apple ID. Keep the device connected to ensure success.

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2.2 Remove from iPhone Settings

You can also remove iCloud account without password using the device's Settings. Here's how to do it:

Step 1: Open Settings on your device and tap "iCloud". When prompted to enter a password, enter any random number.

Step 2: Tap "Done" and when iCloud tells you the password is incorrect, tap "OK" and then "Cancel" and you'll go back to the iCloud screen.

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Step 3: Tap "Account", erase the description and then tap "Done". This should take you back to the iCloud page without entering the password and "Find My iPhone" will be turned off.

Step 4: Scroll down to tap "Delete".

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2.3 Remove iCloud Account via iCloud

You can also easily remove the iCloud account from the iCloud website. Follow these simple steps to do it:

Step 1: On any browser, go to https://www.icloud.com/ and sign in with the Apple ID.

Step 2: Click on "Find iPhone".

Step 3: Under "My Devices", find the devices whose iCloud account you want to delete and then click on it.

Step 4: Click "Remove from Account" to delete the iCloud account on that device.

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2.4 Using DoctorUnlock

DoctorUnlock is a paid solution that allows you to unlock iCloud activation on any iPhone. The process can take up to 3 days to complete and will cost you about $42, but it is highly effective. Here's how to do it:

Step 1: On any browser, go to https://doctorunlock.net/unlock-iphone/remove-icloud-account-from-iphone?aff=WipeLock and select the model of the device.

Step 2: Enter the IMEI number and click "Unlock Now".

Step 3: Place the order and your device will be unlocked a few days later.


2.5 Creating a New Password

If you have simply forgotten the password to the iCloud account, it may not be necessary to remove the iCloud account. You can simply create a new password to gain access to the account. Here's how to do it;

Step 1: Go to https://appleid.apple.com/ on any browser and then click on ‘Forgot Apple ID or Password“.

Step 2: Enter your Apple ID and then click ”Continue“.

Step 3: Enter the phone number that you use with that ID and then follow the instructions in the message Apple sends you to create a new password.

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Part 3. Remove iCloud Account on Computer

If you wish to remove iCloud account on your Windows computer, the step-by-step procedures below can easily do that:

Step 1. Tap on Start button to open Control Panel on your Windows computer. Then click on "Uninstall a Program" and select "iCloud" from all the programs on your computer.

Step 2. Hit "remove iCloud for Windows from this Computer" to delete iCloud from your computer.

The solutions above are all designed to help you remove iCloud account without password on iPhone or on computer. We recommend choosing a solution you can trust to provide the best results and then follow the instructions to implement it. As always, we love to hear from you; you can post your comments or any questions you may have on this topic or any other in the comments section below.


By Edwin J. Parke

Posted on Oct 10, 2019, 10:48:59

As a professional writer who is interested in technology, Edwin J. Parke has helped thousands of users by offering various tips to solve their problems.