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Bhavik Joshi, Computer Software Engineer
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Experience:  Product Developer at Computer Science Corporation
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My macbook pro lock for icloud, can u help me, mac early

Customer Question

JA: Hello. What is your issue regarding?
Customer: my macbook pro lock for icloud
JA: Just to clarify, how old is your MacBook Pro and what operating system are you running?
Customer: can u help me
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: mac early 2012
JA: The Mac expert can solve this for you. Anything else you want him to know before I connect you two?
Customer: el capital
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Mac
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
my macbook pro locked for icloud
Expert:  Bhavik Joshi replied 4 months ago.

Hi ,

I will try my best to help you in this .

Expert:  Bhavik Joshi replied 4 months ago.

Please type following command and see if you are able to bypass it :-


Expert:  Bhavik Joshi replied 4 months ago.

First try :-


then :-


Expert:  Bhavik Joshi replied 4 months ago.

Did this help ?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
How do I bypass MacBook Pro iCloud system lock PIN code
Expert:  Bhavik Joshi replied 4 months ago.

Did you try pressing above key's on that screen ?

Expert:  Bhavik Joshi replied 4 months ago.

If that is not working for you then please try below instructions :-

1. Start your Mac while holding Command and S at the same time

2. When the scrolling text stops, type '/sbin/mount -uw /' (no quotation marks)

3. Type 'rm /var/db/.applesetupdone' (again, no quotation marks)

4. Type 'exit' (still no quotation marks)

5. Follow the instructions to create another account. Don't enter your Apple ID.

6. After getting to the desktop, open System Preferences (Apple menu > System Preferences), then click on "Users and Groups"

7. Click on the lock in the lower left hand corner, enter the password ***** set during the initial setup.

8. Click on your account, then click "Reset Password", if prompted, click "Use Separate Password"

9. Enter a new password, then click "OK"

10. Login to your original account (the one you were locked out of), then when prompted to update your Keychain password, click "Update Keychain", then enter the last password ***** successfully logged into this account with.

You only need to do steps 1 - 5 if you have no other admin account on the computer, if you have another admin account you can log into, log into that account and start from step 6.

Expert:  Bhavik Joshi replied 3 months ago.

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Expert:  Bhavik Joshi replied 3 months ago.

Let me know if you have any questions.