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My friend made a more complicated password and now has a locked phone. Need photos from it before restore is this possible. Thanks everyone!

asked 17 Dec '11, 18:33

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closed 17 Oct '13, 04:36

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The question has been closed for being "Solved" by theiphoneguy, 17 Oct '13, 04:36

us iphone pc suite then you can take them all before restoring if you havnt this app so get it in here

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answered 17 Dec '11, 18:36

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edited 17 Dec '11, 18:40

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That won't work, and you're not posting exe links here.

(17 Dec '11, 18:41) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

am Sorry buddy i didnt know that the exe links are forbidden

(17 Dec '11, 18:50) Angel-Eyes Angel-Eyes's gravatar image

The problem is I can't verify what it is, and in any case, no software will extract anything from a password-locked phone.

(17 Dec '11, 19:06) spockers ♦♦ spockers's gravatar image

That's what I thought spockers!! And I firmly believe 3rd party software like the one mentioned are ????

(17 Dec '11, 19:22) jfrankson jfrankson's gravatar image

What about shsh!???????

(17 Dec '11, 19:22) jfrankson jfrankson's gravatar image

Not sure if it's been Jb, just a thought.

(17 Dec '11, 19:23) jfrankson jfrankson's gravatar image

SHSH are signature hashes silly ;D

(17 Dec '11, 20:44) 1L1keTurtles 1L1keTurtles's gravatar image

Really Spockers? For future reference password or not you can access the photos.. I have video proof if you want ;P I've also removed passwords from devices where people could prove ownership so they could recover their data.

(17 Oct '13, 05:52) DNA64 DNA64's gravatar image

I just tried shshing into the phone and it works. Found the photos in /private/var/mobile/Media/PhotoData/Sync/100SYNCD and the camera roll is /private/var/mobile/Media/DCIM/100APPLE. just make sure you have the phone plugged into a power source.


answered 17 Dec '11, 20:00

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We found the pics on his pc!! So we just restored it.. Shitty he has to drive to his dads and use the back up from the original pc! But worth it to keep contacts etc... Thanks for the replies

(17 Dec '11, 22:13) jfrankson jfrankson's gravatar image

When you connect your device to your PC, doesn't it always also finds a camera named how you named your iPhone, if you click on that you can view and extract any pictures, also openSSH is also an option, but more complicated I see you did it already so.

(18 Dec '11, 09:35) xCesme xCesme's gravatar image

Nope, not w/o the password. That's what the password is for. ;P


answered 17 Dec '11, 18:36

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