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So.... I have an iphone 4S that I need to backup, before sending it off. I am the original owner, and know the phone's passcode, but the problem is that the screen is broken, and does not illuminate whatsoever. So, while iTunes recognizes the phone as on and connected to my computer, it will not backup because I have no way to input my passcode. The phone was backed up to itunes before, but that SSD corrupted, and lost all data on it. Is there a hack to get around this, or a way to brute force it? Only thing I have come up with is activating Siri, then verbally entering passcode, but this does not seem to be working. Any help is much appreciated.
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Maybe try this and use it as a reference with the live feed as to where you are touching your screen?
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Originally Posted by MrBalll View Post

Maybe try this and use it as a reference with the live feed as to where you are touching your screen?


Thank you for the excellent recommendation, rep. Eventually got the software to work, but inability to input passcode kept it locked out from doing a live feed in the first place.
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