Q:" A few weeks later, my little daughter's second birthday is coming. I'm going to sort out some photos of her growing up to make sweet video. But, I forget the passcode of my old iPhone, which hasn't been used for a long time. What can I do to get photos from this locked phone? Please help!" – Mark

Forgetting iPhone passwords is a common occurrence, which happens a lot. Taking Mark as an example, in some special situations, finding quick solution is extremely urgent. You may as well meet similar questions, such as "how to recover photos from locked iPhone", "can I access my iPhone photos without passcode", "Is it possible to get photos out of locked photos", etc. Be relaxed; you will get certain answer after read this article over.

Part 1. Import Photos from Locked iPhone to PC with Windows Media Gallery

The first workaround come here might not be well-known by majority of users. Nevertheless, if you use Windows frequently, you can manage to import your photos stored on locked iPhone to your Windows Media Gallery. See details as below.

Step 1: Download the latest version of iTunes on your computer and connect the locked iPhone with an original USB to let your PC make detection and recognition.

Step 2: Find the "Photos" app on your computer and get it launched, after which go to tap on "Import" at the top right corner.

Step 3: Now you can select whatever photos you want to import to computer. With a simple click on "Continue", the chosen photos from iPhone will be transferred and saved on Windows soon.


Advanced Photo Recovery for Locked iPhone - Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery

Supposing you don't use Windows system, it's not handy enough to help you out of trouble by utilizing Windows Media Gallery. In this case, you can directly find photos from your iTunes or iCloud backup with a professional iPhone photo recovery, called Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery as long as you have synced your iPhone before it is locked

It is one of the most dependable data retrieval developed to restore both common and encrypted data from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, or from iTunes and iCloud backup. Showing high performance, this top-leading software allows you to convert your HEIC photos to JPG easily, preview scanned results thoughtfully and select needed pictures flexibly. Besides, it even includes full support to all models of iOS devices and is compatible with the latest iOS version.

Key Features of Joyoshare iPhone Photo Recovery:

Recover data from locked iPhone safely

Restore 20+ kinds of data from different data loss scenarios

Preview data in real time and retrieve items selectively

Quickly scan and recover data under 3 flexible recovery modes

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