How To Remove Passcode Entry Limits On iPhone

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At times our mischievous friends try to lock our smartphones purposely by entering wrong passcode finite times. Talking about Apple’s iPhone, you get limited number of chances to enter the correct passcode, after which you will need to connect your device to iTunes via your computer to unlock it. Well, the process for sure is troublesome, and often infuriating for many. Well, seems like the jailbreak community gave it a thought, and the mere fact that there is no inbuilt way to disable wrong pass-code limit, we have a jailbreak tweak known as No Passcode Block available under the Cydia tweak store that disables wrong passcode limit off your Apple iPhone. So here’s how to get it instantly.

How To Remove Passcode Entry Limits On iPhone

NOTE: No Passcode Block requires you to have a jailbroken iPhone. In case you haven’t jailbroken your device yet, you can follow our step by step tutorial below to jailbreak your iPhone running on iOS 7. Also, make sure you take a complete backup of your device before proceeding.

Step 1: Head over to the Cydia app on your iPhone, and tap the Search button on lower navigation menu to search for No Passcode Block tweak.

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The tweak is available under the BigBoss repository, and you can download it for free. Simply tap the Install button on top right corner to get going.

Step 2: Once installed, there is no dedicated settings page for this tweak. The tweak springs into action immediately, and you can test it by going to the lock screen of your iPhone and entering the wrong passcode any number of times.

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No matter how many times you enter the wrong passcode, your device will not get locked, and you can unlock it any time by entering the right passcode. The tweak can be put to use best when you have friends who intentionally lock out your device by entering wrong passcode limited number of times. Now, with No Passcode Block, let them keep trying, and you can sit back and relax. The tweak for sure gets a +1 from our side. Let us know your feedback via comments section below.

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