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Thread: Forgot restriction passcode??

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    Default Forgot restriction passcode??
    My son, was restricted from the internet, so I put a restriction passcode blocking safari, youtube, etc. He could still make calls and text, etc. Anyway, his grades were sub par for so long, I forgot the restriction passcode.

    Does anyone know how to fix this?

    I have already restored it and it didn't work, I am now on 9 failed attempts and it takes an hour to try again. He now has good grades and I want to reward him for his hard work and dip sH1t me for the passcode.

    It is jailbroken with PWNED with 3.1.2. and is a 2G.

    Any help would be appreciated. I only have four post and all of them are asking for help, I am pretty new at this Iphone stuff, so the more I learn the more I can help. AKA...newbie.

    Des

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    DFU Restore it

  3. #3
    Believe it or not, that's how I restored the phone (DFU). I couldn't believe that it was still locked.

    Alright I figured it out. When I restored it, it did get rid of the forgotten code, my mistake was restoring it using the last back up which re-loaded the forgotten passcode.

    Thanks.

    Oops I didn't realize this was in the wrong thread. Sorry.
    Last edited by saltpeter; 01-09-2010 at 02:28 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost

  4. #4
    You can just delete the file /private/var/Keychains/keychain-2.db. But don't tell your son this =]

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    ^^ I have no idea what that means......LOL!

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    Yea, restoring from backup will put all info and codes back in. You have to do new device. He is talking about SSH in and deleting that one file gets rid of all passwords on the phone; wifi, email, lock, etc.

  7. #7
    Thanks for the reply, I actually just learned how to SSH a few days ago. I guess you have to start somewhere.

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    KK.. i really need help with this too... Can you please tell me the steps to get to there? is it just to plug my phone into the comp and then find that folder on the comp or is it something else?

    thx

    Quote Originally Posted by n00neimp0rtant View Post
    You can just delete the file /private/var/Keychains/keychain-2.db. But don't tell your son this =]

    KK.. i really need help with this too... Can you please tell me the steps to get to there? is it just to plug my phone into the comp and then find that folder on the comp or is it something else?

    thx
    Last edited by Ulala369; 05-10-2010 at 05:43 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost

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    I tried deleting this file:

    /private/var/Keychains/keychain-2.db

    that didn't work, only reset my email passwords. Then found another thread suggesting to delete this file:

    /mobile/Library/Preferences/com.apple.springboard.plist

    I deleted both, rebooted and that did the trick. Not sure if plist alone would've done it for me or not, didn't try that.

    I'm on ios 4.01

  10. #10
    Hello everyone, is there a Iphone 4 browser? like Ifun ?

  11. #11
    I forgot my restriction passcode on iphone 3gs
    not jailbroken. never synced w/ itunes. when igo to
    settings>restore all, passcode screen appears
    i put in the code to use my phone, but then it prompts
    me for restrictions code. please help

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