1. tikchowdhurry's Avatar
    Hi. I encrypted my backup. I'm trying to restore the backup to a new 7 plus. It says 'enter the password to unlock your iPhone back up'. I enter the password I set to encrypt the backup. It says password is incorrect. I'm certain it's right. Is it asking for some other password: Apple ID per, other, etc? Any workaround?
    10-24-2016 12:08 AM
  2. macacheck's Avatar
    I realise this is an old thread ... did you find a way?

    I've had a similar issue in the past, and was not able to find a way around, other than remembering the password.
    02-17-2017 04:33 AM
  3. tikchowdhurry's Avatar
    hi sorry. i just saw this. but no. i knew the password except forgot which letters were capitalized. so i kept going till i got it. fortunately itunes doesn't self erase after x number of attempts!
    03-27-2017 01:45 PM

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