How to Bypass Apple Watch Activation Lock Without Jailbreaking

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Are you lookig for a way to bypass the Apple Watch activation lock? If so, you’re in luck! There are several ways to remove the activation lock from an Apple Watch. In this blog post, we’ll cover the different methods, their pros and cons, and how each one can help you bypass the activation lock.

First of all, let’s start by explaining what exacty an Apple Watch activation lock is. The activation lock is a feature that was introduced by Apple to protect your device from theft or unauthorized use. When enabled, it requires your Apple ID and password before anyone can access your watch or its features.

There are three main ways to bypass the activation lock on an Apple Watch: using iCloud, using a jailbreak, or contacting the previous owner of the watch. Let’s take a look at each one in more detail.

Using iCloud: If you have access to your iCloud account, you can simply log in and remove the watch from your list of connected devices. This will automatically disable the Activation Lock on your watch.

Using Jailbreak: Jailbreaking an Apple Watch allows you to install third-party applications that may be able to help you bypass the Activation Lock on your watch. However, this method is not recommended as it may cause instability and security issues with your device.

Contacting Previous Owner: The last method for bypassing the Activation Lock on an Apple Watch is to contact the previous owner of the watch and request them to remove it from their iCloud account. This may not be possible if they don’t have access to their account anymore or if they refuse to assist you but it is worth trying if all other methods fail.

In conclusion, there are several ways to bypass an Activation Lock on an Apple Watch but none of them are foolproof or guaranteed success stories. We recommend that you try all availale methods before resorting to contacting the previous owner of the watch as this may be difficult or impossible depending on their circumstances.

Can Activation Lock on Apple Watch Be Bypassed?

Yes, it is possible to bypass the Apple Watch activation lock. The easiest way to do this is to ask the original owner of the watch to remove it from their iCloud device list. This can be done by logging into their iCloud account and selecting the Apple Watch from the connected devices list. If you are unable to contact the previous owner, you can also try removing it from Find My iPhone or using a third-party service such as iRemove Tools to bypass the activation lock. However, please note that thse methods may not always work and you should only use them as a last resort.

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Removing Apple Watch Activation Lock Without Previous Owner

Removing Apple Watch Activation Lock without the previous owner can be a tricky process, but it is possible. The firt step is to open a new tab in your web browser and go to the Apple iPhone Unlock website. Enter the serial number of your Apple Watch in the first field, select your Watch model from the dropdown menu, and then click on Remove Activation Lock. This will provide you with a unique token that will allow you to unlock the watch without needing access to the previous owner’s iCloud account. From there, you’ll need to enter that token into iTunes or your Apple device (e.g., iPhone) in order to complete the unlocking process. Once completed, you should be able to use your Apple Watch as normal.

Can Jailbreaking Remove Activation Lock on an Apple Watch?

No, jailbreaking does not remove Activation Lock from an Apple Watch. Activation Lock is a feature designed to protect your Apple device and/or data in the event that it is stolen or otherwise lost. It requires the user to enter their Apple ID and password before they can access the device or its data. Jailbreaking is the process of removing the restrictions that Apple has placed on its operating system, allowing users to install non-approved third-party applications, modify settings, and make other changes that would not be possible withot jailbreaking. As such, it does not affect Activation Lock in any way.

Unlocking an Apple Watch From a Previous Owner

If you purchased your Apple Watch from a previous owner, you will need to unlock it before you can use it. To do this, first go to and sign in with your Apple ID. Once logged in, open Settings and under My Devices click on the Apple Watch you wish to unlock. Click the ‘X’ next to the device and then click Remove to confirm. After that, you’ll need to pair your Apple Watch with your iPhone by opening the Apple Watch app on your iPhone and tapping ‘Pair New Watch’. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete pairing and unlocking your Apple Watch from the previous owner.

Removing Activation Lock on Apple Watch Without Previous Owner’s Assistance

The best way to remove the Activation Lock on your Apple Watch without previous owner is to contact Apple. You will need to provide evidence of ownership, such as the device serial number, agreement number, and any other documents that prove you are the rightful owner. Once your ownership has been verified, they will be able to remove the Activation Lock for you. Please note that if you cannot provide evidence of ownership, they won’t be able to help you.


Overall, the Apple Watch is a great device for staying connected and staying active. It offers a wide range of features including fitness tracking, messaging, making payments, and more. The Apple Watch also provides extra security with its Activation Lock feature which prevents unauthorized access to your device. Although thre are ways to bypass Activation Lock if needed, it is still an important security measure that provides an extra layer of protection for your Apple Watch.

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James Walker

James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.