Among the list of finest features of iOS 12, one of the best is Screen Time. The screen time ensures the better performance and durability of the device. Now one question will pop-up in your mind, which is how it is helpful in increasing the durability. It is because when you set screen time passcode, the usage of iPhone will minimize and this is how it will protect your iPhone from rough usage. After long use or forgot screen Time passcode after set on your iOS device is the normal case. that we can fix, it’s not like Apple ID passcode. That means you need to reset Screen Time passcode anyhow.
You can get complete detail of Screen Time feature of iOS 12. Now, coming back to our tutorial how to reset screen time passcode in iPhone XS Max, give few minutes and get the process completed. Below solutions are also work for iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone X.
How to Reset Screen Time Passcode on iPhone XS Max, XS, iPhone XR
What is Screen Time Passcode?
The Screen Time Passcode is a way to safeguard the Content & Privacy Restrictions or it is also useful to extend the time on App Limits. So when you activate Screen Time in your iPhone or your Kid’s device the device will ask you to set up Screen Time Passcode.
One thing keep in mind that Screen Time Passcode is different than the password that you are using to lock and unlock the device, that’s how you can control the usage of your Child’s iPhone. It is very simple to remove Screen Time Passcode but to do so you must remember the Screen Time Passcode.
How to Reset Screen Time Passcode in iPhone XS Max?
To reset the Screen Time Passcode in iPhone XS Max, you have to restore the entire device to factory settings. However, to prevent data loss you should take backup of your data. Here’s how you can do it,
How to create a backup using iCloud
Step #1: Launch “Settings” app.
Step #2: Tap on your name.
Step #3: Select “iCloud” > Tap on “iCloud Backup”.
Step #4: Lastly tap on “Backup Now”.
NOTE: Do not turn off the Wi-Fi until the backup is completed.
How to create Backup using iTunes
Step #1: Connect the iPhone to the Computer and launch “iTunes”.
Step #2: Select your device.
Step #3: Next, select the “Summary” tab.
How to Erase iPhone XS Max using iTunes
Before Restore you must Disable Find my iPhone if it’s enabled.
Step #1: Connect your device to PC.
Step #2: Launch “iTunes”.
Step #3: Select your iPhone.
Step #4: Click on “Restore iPhone”.
If the iPhone is unable to restore then try to put your iPhone in Recovery mode and try to restore again.
Once you have done restoring the iPhone, the Screen Time Passcode in iPhone XS Max will be reset. Now you can set up the iPhone and restore the backup to get the data back.
That’s it. Above solutions work for all if you follow the steps in sequence for reset Screen Time passcode on iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XR.