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Free iPad iPhone iPod Touch Jailbreak Support > turn off itunes backup password

when i go to use absinthe with my ipod touch 4, it asks me to turn off the backup password on itunes then reload the program, how do i turn off the passcode so i can use it? my ipod doesnt have a passcode lock either by the way.
July 6, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterburkey1010
Your backup password is in the iTunes application. Open it up and turn it off on the iPod page.
July 6, 2012 | Registered CommenterLuke Abell
To remove iTunes backup file password, I searched online for solutions. Finally, when I Google search "iPhone backup password not working", I got a tool called "Tenorshare iPhone Backup Password Unlocker". It helped me remove the unknown backup password quickly!
you can disable iTunes backup password as the article said:
January 7, 2013 | Registered CommenterTonier Parking
Just experienced the same problem which forgot iTunes backup password.

I had tried the iTunes Backup Password Recovery- to recover the password and within a second, I get my iTunes backup password. I hope this helps.
February 25, 2013 | Registered CommenteraPat Brown
I had this same problem and could not figure it out for the longest time. Nobodies help worked.

Go on your actual device (iPhone/ipad) and go to general settings and look for the profiles tab and delete all profiles on your actual device.

It worked for me after this and I hope I help at least one other person.
March 6, 2013 | Unregistered Commenterjon
I have to give credit to JON for the tip!. You saved my day. thank you... It worked!!
March 8, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterIan
There are a few good ways to go. I would try them before help others. Check out this guide

In my experience the methods in the guide have been as good and many times. Hope it can help you too.
March 12, 2013 | Registered CommenterHarry Gi
I have found a great helpful video on how to remove iTunes backup password:

Hope it also helps you!
March 14, 2013 | Registered Commenterstinesin claired
What file do you use in the password recovery to break the iTunes backup password?
April 30, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterJoe
You tell me!!!!!!!!!
May 19, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterAsher
hey, just discovered that the file probbably is in :
- Mac: ~/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/
- Windows XP: \Documents and Settings\(username)\Application Data\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup\
Note: To quickly access the Application Data folder, click Start, and choose Run. Type %appdata% and click OK.
- Windows Vista and Windows 7: \Users\(username)\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup\
Note: To quickly access the AppData folder, click Start. In the search bar, type %appdata% and press the Return key.
file termination is: .plist
hope it helps.
July 3, 2013 | Unregistered Commenterbianca
Okay, I have a tough one for you: I only have a linux pc and want to jailbreak my ipod touch 3g. Absinthe-linux-2.0.4 can do this, but it says that there is a password-protected backup. However, I do not have access to any backup file (I remember that I backed it up long time ago to some windows pc which does not exist any more), nor do I have access to itunes. Is there a way to settle this just with your ipod and linux?

December 2, 2013 | Unregistered Commenterchris
Well, If you haven't set up any password before, I think the iTunes backup password maybe the default one. Try 000, 111, something like that. Or, if you forget the password you have set previously, then a video I watched on youtobe titled how to recover iTunes backup password maybe helpful for you. Following is the link:
October 11, 2014 | Unregistered Commentercolinwhite2008