How to Unlock An iPod

Last Updated on December 8, 2020 by Jack Robertson

iPod is a perfect tool for entertainment, you can enjoy musics, movies on your own with less social communicating. But it’ll be disturbing that you forget your passcode on the iPod Touch, if you can’t remember it, you can’t unlock it and have fun with it. Or your iPod is disabled and you got locked out of it completely. Looking for methods to unlock your iPod? Here, you will find a perfect solution for your locked or disabled iPod.

How To Unlock An iPod

About a locked or disabled iPod

Once you forget the passcode of your iPod, you can unlock it by recalling your passcode, or you need to reset your device.

You might wonder, why is your iPod disabled for 23 million minutes? Or if you’re using iPod Touch 6 and 7, you’ll be notified that “iPod is disabled, connect to iTunes”. If an iPod 4/5 is disabled, it’s been entered with a wrong passcode so many times, dozens of incorrect attempts will further increase the disabled time of your device. If you’re using iPod 6/7, 11 attempts of entering a wrong passcode will totally shut down your device.

Therefore, leaving one solution to fix it, reset your iPod. You can follow the suggestion of Apple Inc to connect to iTunes and do the reset. Or, you can also use other tools to do you that favor.

Lock iPod Entered Wrong Passcode

Unlock locked iPod

To unlock your iPod, we need to wipe the passcode or disabled condition on your iPod. To do so, we need help from iPhone Unlocker. This is the software that enables you to regain access to your iPod within minutes. iPhone Unlocker is perfectly designed to solve various iOS locks on most iOS models, including wiping screen lock, removing Apple ID and resetting Restriction passcode. You got a problem of forgetting passcode or disabled iDevice, you can simply wipe that screen lock, and get into your device with iPhone Unlocker.

iPhone Unlocerk Interface Functions

So, let’s see how do you unlock your locked iPod with iPhone Unlocker.

Step 1 Download iPhone Unlocker on your PC, launch it
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Step 2 Choose Wipe Passcode mode

Connect your iPod to the PC with a USB cable. On the interface of the software, 3 modes are provided, Wipe Passcode, Remove Apple ID and Screen Time. Here, we need Wipe Passcode to unlock the device. Click it, and Start.

Start To Wipe Passcode

Step 3 Download the firmware

Check the information of your iPod, make sure everything is correct. Click Start and download the firmware for unlocking your device. The firmware will be loaded on the PC, it will not influence the function of the iPod at all.

Step 4 Unlock your iPod

When the download is complete, click Unlock to proceed. Type in the verification code “0000” to confirm the unlock, click Unlock, iPhone Unlocker will start to wipe the passcode on your iPod.

Unlocking Device


  1. Wiping the passcode will erase all the data on your iPod, which is inevitable for a locked or disabled iPod. You might choose to back up your locked iPod.
  2. When your iPod is successfully unlocked, the iOS version on it will be updated to the latest.
  3. iTunes needs to be installed on your PC.
  4. If you successfully unlock an iPod 6 or 7 with Find My iPod enabled, Activation Lock might appear, this is a security layer to protect your device after it’s been reset. You can type in your Apple ID and password to deactivate the lock. Or, if you forget your password or ID, you can bypass the Activation Lock with iBypasser.

Here are what you need to unlock your locked or disabled iPod, make sure you remember your passcode this time. And don’t forget to back up your data. Got any questions, feel free to comment below.