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Activation lock is on and I cannot remember apple or icloud…

Activation lock is on...

Activation lock is on and I cannot remember apple or icloud password

Technician's Assistant: When did you last reset your username and password?

When I bought device 2 or 3 years ago

Technician's Assistant: Have you installed any updates recently?

No

Technician's Assistant: What troubleshooting have you tried?

Turned phone off then on: Whet to apple to unlock activation lock but they want password

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9/22/2017
Viet - Mac Tech
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Hi,
I'm sorry about the issue. Is this an iPhone or iPad?

Is your device showing the following: "This iPhone/iPad is currently linked to an Apple ID (t****@y****.com or n****@icloud.com, etc.). Sign in with the Apple ID that was used to set up this iPhone/iPad."? If yes, what's that exact email address currently showing on your device's screen?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I have windows 10 which I am using now. On phone is showing Activation Lock, Apple ID and password ***** I know my ID but wasn't sure of the password ***** tried to reset password. I also tried via this PC to get into Itunes hoping I could connect my phone but I am also locked out due to password.

Thank you. Does it show part of the Apple ID / part of the email address on your iPad's screen, such as t****@y****.com or n****@icloud.com, etc.? If yes, what is it?

Do you have the iTunes program installed on your computer?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
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Does it show part of the Apple ID / part of the email address on your iPad's screen, such as t****@y****.com or n****@icloud.com, etc.? If yes, what is it?

Do you have the iTunes program installed on your computer?

How about with a small amount as shown for direct remote support?

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On your computer, please click on the website below in order to connect with me remotely, then I can fix your iPhone directly through your computer for you:

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, then allow the Elsinore.ScreenConnect program to download/run/open when prompted at the bottom.
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Connected, working on issue. Thank you.

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