If you are facing a message as “iPad is disabled connect to iTunes”, while using the iPad or connecting it to the iTunes or it happens after pressing the back button, this error happens. So if you want to know why this error occurs, and to get to know how to fix it, we are giving the methods to fix the error. So read this complete article to get to know the methods to fix it.

iPad is disabled connect to iTunes

iPad is disabled connect to iTunes

If you forget the passcode or a notification occurred which says that your device became disabled. Then below in this article, we are going to share some of the easy methods which help the users to fix the error of iPad is disabled connect to iTunes without a computer. So to resolve this error, read this complete article to get to know the methods of how to fix the error.

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So below we are sharing the methods of how to fix the error of iPad:

  • Method 1 to Fix iPad 

For 1st method to fix it to do the “hard reset”. According to the Apple user forum user, they are able to fix the iPad is disabled connect to iTunes not working error.

To make a hard reset, users need to hold down the home button of their device and also its lock button and hold these button until the iPad turns off and hold it until it gets switched on.

This method helps the user to fix the issue without a computer.

  • Method 2 – iPad is Disabled 

For the 2nd method to fix this issue, and for that, if the 1st method is not useful for you, then you need to contact the Apple support center. Below we also sharing some of the other methods to fix without itunes.

The below-given methods may erase the complete data of your iPad, so it’s better to connect the Apple, to get to know some of the other methods.

  • Method 3 – iPad is Disabled Connect to iTunes

For those users who still not able to fix how to unlock by using above given steps, follow the steps given below:

  • Firstly you need to switch off the iPad.
  • Then you need to hold the home button and connect it to the computer.
  • Then continue holding the home button, until the logo of iTunes will appear.
  • By doing these steps, you are able to restore the iPad without the passcode and resolve the error of iPad is disabled connect to iTunes fix without losing data.


  • Method 4: Follow Video Tutorial

Apple also posted a video for those users who are looking to fix it via YouTube. So that they can resolve the issue.

How to Fix via Video Tutorial?


That’s over, here in this article we discussed all the possible methods to fix this issue and if you understand the process of how to fix iPad is disabled connect to iTunes but if you still having any query regarding this issue then you are free to ask about the issue in the comment section.

By Karan Bhardwaj

Karan Bhardwaj, Founder of Geeknism worked as a Digital Marketer since 2012 and has expertise in Tech Niche. You can follow him on Facebook and Twitter.