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Lost AppleID and also no longer have the cc to have reset.

Customer Question

Lost AppleID and also no longer have the cc to have reset. Have waited 3 weeks. It was suggested to reset the phone, and when I did I was/am locked out completely because my phone is obviouly owned by apple and not me because it STILL requires to do ANYTHING now!
JA: How old is the phone?
Customer: iPhone 5c
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Been waiting for apple to reset for 3 weeks. They give a default anser that it could take days. I have been completely locked out only since I reset (about an hour ago).
JA: Anything else you want the phone expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nothing I can think of
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Smartphones
Expert:  Josh replied 7 months ago.

Hi! My name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you. Let's get started!

Expert:  Josh replied 7 months ago.

Have you spoken to Apple on the phone?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
No, I have not found a number
Expert:  Josh replied 7 months ago.

Please call 1-***-***-**** to speak with an Apple technician that can help with resetting your account.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
The phone will not allow me in.past asking for my AppleID and Password, so I cannot call anyone or receive calls
Expert:  Josh replied 7 months ago.

If you are unable to use a phone and you cannot use the online system then you will need to either borrow a phone to call into Apple or take your phone into a local Apple store.