Sixth iteration of Apple iPhone, announced on September 12, 2012. Repair of this device is similar to the previous models, requiring screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 32, or 64 GB / Black or White.

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iPhone is disabled after a screen replacement

hello my iPhone 5 is disabled

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What do you mean disabled? Does it say disabled because you entered the wrong code too many times, or does it say connect to iTunes?


i have the same problem, and exactly after screen replacement, Did you find any solution ? i found something but i didn't try it yet ( the only way that I know how to do that is in the Windows environment. Not sure how to do it with a Mac OS. There is a way to erase the password without erasing your files:

Plug in your iPod.

Open My Computer (or Computer for Vista).

Click on Folder options and enable to view hidden files.

Go to iPod_control and click on the folder named Device. If your iPod is locked, there will be a file _locked. Rename the file to _unlocked.

Remove your iPod and it should be cleared.

This is the only way that I am aware off, other then a total restore where you will of course lose your data. Good luck and let us know if it works.)

if you tried it and worked, just tell me please.


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What do you mean Disabled? Do you have to restore it? Does it show a connect to iTunes logo or say Disabled for x amount of minutes, Need more info

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