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How to Bypass iCloud Activation Lock (iOS 17 Supported)

Apple introduced iCloud Activation lock as the security feature with the release of iOS 7. Activation Lock is designed to keep your iOS devices and iPhone information safe in case your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple Watch or Mac is lost. Activation Lock is a feature of Find My. So Activation Lock is turned on when you turn on Find My. What you need to do is to keep Find My turned on and remember your Apple ID and password.

iCloud Activation

Whether you want to jailbreak your iPhone or factory reset your iPhone, you must unlock iCloud Activation lock. If you are still looking for ways to bypass iCloud Activation Lock, you can read the post to find multiple ways to quickly and safely solve your problem with the iCloud Activation bypass tool.

Part 1. How to Bypass iCloud Activation Lock with DNS

Perhaps, you just purchased a second-hand iPhone/iPad from eBay, and found that iCloud Activation Lock is enabled. Or you just forgot the iCloud password, and want to start your iPhone without iCloud activation lock. Under these circumstances, you need to bypass iCloud Activation Lock. Well, using DNS (Domain Name System) server is a popular method to get your problem solved. Follow the steps to bypass iCloud Activation Lock with DNS.

Step 1. Restart your iPhone, and choose country and language from the menu.

Step 2. Choose Wi-Fi Settings, and click “i” symbol to navigate to “Configure DNS” > Manual > Add Server, and enter the server address shown as below.

Configure DNS

For users in USA, the DNS is

For users in South America, the DNS is

For users in Europe, the DNS is

For users in Asia, the DNS is

For users in Australia and Oceania, the DNS is

Step 3. Tap Save > Back > Join this network. Later, your device will try to activate, and tap Back button. Then, you can reset your iPhone/iPad as normal.

Note: You need to make sure that an SIM card is inserted to your iPhone during the iCloud DNS bypass process.

Part 2. Permanently Bypass iCloud Activation Lock on iPhone

If you decided to use the iCloud locked iPhone or iPad for a while, it’s better to bypass iCloud Activation Lock permanently. You can follow the steps to continue.

Step 1. Tap Menu > Applications > Crash, and wait your iPhone to reboot. (iPad keep rebooting?)

Step 2. Select Country and Language, and tap Home button. Choose More Wi-Fi Settings.

Step 3. Tap “i” symbol next to the Wi-Fi network, and scroll down to tap Configure Proxy option and select Manual.

Configure Proxy

Step 4. Enter thirty emoji icons to Server, and type down 15-30 characters in Port area.

Step 5. The unlock screen and language option screen will show up separately. Unlock the screen and select the language.

After that, you can remove iCloud Activation Lock and use your iPhone normally.

Part 3. How to Unlock iCloud Activation Lock with iPhone iMEI

Another way to unlock iCloud Activation Lock is to use iPhone iMEI. You can follow the detailed steps online.

Step 1. Go to www.doctorunlock.net, and click “Unlock iCloud” section.

Unlock iCloud

Step 2. Select your iPhone Model and type your iPhone iMEI in the box.

To check your iPhone iMEI, you can dial #06# to get your iPhone iMEI, or you can go to Settings > General > About, and scroll down to check your iPhone iMEI.

Step 3. Click “Unlock Now!”, and you need to pay for the unlock process. After that, it will take 3~6 working days to get your iPhone unlocked.

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We mainly introduced 3 methods to bypass iCloud Activation Lock on iPhone or iPad. You can choose the proper one to remove iCloud password. In case something important lost, it’s better to back up your iPhone with iOS Data Backup &Restore. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to leave a comment below.

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