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I do not have permission to disable the passcode lock me iOS device because of the policy implemented by my Exchange server does not allow it. I have an internal application for my company that is installed on the iPhone. Do you have any idea whether or not I can run the jailbreak anyway?

If I restore my iPhone 4 (there is not the passcode?), I jailbreak and I restore a backup. Are my application that my internal my business will be restored? (this application configures me only my Exchange account and block me some settings.)

Thank you for your help.

Small precision: My internal application is not visible tab in iTunes "Apps"

asked 04 Feb '13, 13:12

NeoSpeed's gravatar image


You can temporarily remove your Exchange profile, disable the passcode, jailbreak your device with evasi0n, and then add the Exchange profile back.


answered 04 Feb '13, 13:56

britta's gravatar image


Ty for you answer but this is not possible. For evasi0n wonder also disable the backup password. I must go into iTunes and disable it in iTunes but I can not because I'm not allowed.

Sorry for my language, I'm French

(04 Feb '13, 14:00) NeoSpeed NeoSpeed's gravatar image

Try deleting the Exchange server profile on your device and then seeing you can remove the backup password.

(04 Feb '13, 14:11) britta britta's gravatar image

I don't think its possible. Also you shouldn't jailbreak a business device ;)


answered 04 Feb '13, 13:26

smiba's gravatar image


Ty for you answer

(04 Feb '13, 13:34) NeoSpeed NeoSpeed's gravatar image

Worked for me with passcode enabled. I set it to not activate for 4 hours and I quickly entered it after reboot to let it continue. Successfully JB iPad here.


answered 04 Feb '13, 14:24

TechFan's gravatar image


I managed successfully. Here are the steps I made:

  1. Save thanks to iTunes Step
  2. Restore the iPhone in iOS 6.1
  3. Jailbreak with evasi0n Step
  4. Restore the last backup

Thank you for your answers


answered 04 Feb '13, 15:26

NeoSpeed's gravatar image


edited 04 Feb '13, 15:34


Yes, the jailbreak will probably work even though you have a passcode. you shouldn't need to restore, just open the app and click 'jailbreak'. if you are asked to enter your device's passcode do so.


answered 04 Feb '13, 13:54

compilingEntropy's gravatar image


No, it doesn't work if you have a passcode enabled, sorry.

(04 Feb '13, 13:58) britta britta's gravatar image
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