How to create an icloud com email address
Is iCloud com an email address?
Depending on when you started using iCloud, your iCloud email addresses or aliases might end with @icloud.com, @me.com, or @mac.com. No matter which address you send email from, you’ll get all email sent to your @me.com, @mac.com, or @icloud.com email addresses in your iCloud inbox.
Why can’t I create an iCloud email?
Try changing your Apple ID password. Then shut down your iPhone or iPad and restart. You should see a message saying you need to log in to your Apple ID again due to the password change. Once done, try setting up iCloud and your iCloud email.
Can I have 2 iCloud emails?
You can both send and receive email from an email alias. With iCloud Mail, you can have up to three active email aliases. You can‘t use an email alias to sign in to iCloud.com, and you can‘t use an alias to create a separate Apple ID. An email alias can‘t be converted to a primary email account.
What is the difference between an Apple ID and an iCloud account?
Your Apple ID is the account you use to access Apple services such as the App Store, the iTunes Store, Apple Books, Apple Music, FaceTime, iCloud, iMessage, and more. iCloud provides you with a free email account and 5 GB of storage for your mail, documents, photos and videos, and backups.
Can you use Gmail for Apple ID?
You can go into gmail setting and have all your gmail forwarded to whatever account you want. SharleneH wrote: I am having trouble changing my apple ID and I am about to cancel the email account that I originally used. As far an Apple ID is concerned the email address is simply a unique identifier.
How do I know if someone is using my Apple ID?
Use the web to see where you’re signed in
- Sign in to your Apple ID account page,* then scroll to Devices.
- If you don’t see your devices right away, click View Details and answer your security questions.
- Click any device name to view that device’s information, such as the device model, serial number, and OS version.
How do I get rid of someone else’s Apple ID on my Iphone?
Hold your finger down on the app, until it ‘jiggles’. Then, tap the ‘X’ in the corner of the App. You may get another prompt, asking you to confirm the deletion. You can’t remove someone else’s Apple ID.
- click apple id.
- sign out.
- sign in.
- use existing id.
- sign in.
How can I get someone else’s Apple ID off my iPhone if I don’t know the password?
Use the Find My iPhone app
- Open the Find My iPhone app.
- When a Sign In screen appears, make sure the Apple ID field is empty. If you see someone else’s user name, erase it.
- Tap Forgot Apple ID or Password, then follow the onscreen steps.
Why does my iPhone keep asking me for someone else’s Apple ID?
A request for another Apple ID password is often caused by updates to apps/purchases that were made when using the other ID. Those purchases are tied to the other ID and can‘t be transferred. One option is to delete the apps/purchases made by the other ID and download them using the new ID if desired.
What happens if someone uses your Apple ID?
For example, with access to your Apple ID, a hacker can track your location, remotely wipe all of your devices, intercept your iMessages, SMS messages, and even FaceTime calls, potentially reset other passwords, and access almost anything that’s stored in your iCloud Backups, including call history, web browsing
How do I get rid of old Apple ID that keeps popping up?
Question: Q: my old apple id keeps popping up
You will need to completely sign out of the old Apple ID. Sign in with the new Apple ID. Remember, any app you pull up that was originally loaded under the old Apple ID will cause the old Apple ID to appear. Best to get rid of those and re-download the apps.
What happens if you remove an account from Apple ID?
What happens when my account is deleted? You will not be able to access your iTunes Store, Apple Books, and App Store purchases. Your photos, videos and documents stored in iCloud will be permanently deleted. You will not receive messages sent to your account via iMessage, FaceTime, or iCloud Mail.
Can I delete my Apple ID and make a new one with the same email?
Can I remove email from an Apple ID? and reuse the same email to create another Apple ID? Yes you can. The email address is not available because it remains associated with your previous Apple ID. The solution is to log in to https://appleid.apple.com/ with your old Apple ID, and remove that email address from it.
Can I delete my Apple ID and make a new one?
Answer: A: You cannot delete an Apple ID. But you can change an associated email address or create a new one.
How does Apple notify you of suspicious activity?
To report spam or other suspicious emails that you receive in your iCloud.com, me.com, or mac.com Inbox, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org. To report spam or other suspicious messages that you receive through iMessage, tap Report Junk under the message.
Will Apple alert me if someone tries access my account?
And if you use two factor authentication with your AppleID, they’d have to have access to one of your trusted devices as well. Also, if someone tries to sign into your account from a device not linked to your account, you will get a notification that an unknown device tried to login.
What do Apple emails end with?
Depending on when you created your iCloud account, your iCloud email addresses and aliases may end with @icloud.com, @me.com, or @mac.com domains.
How can you tell a fake email?
5 ways to detect a phishing email – with examples
- The message is sent from a public email domain. No legitimate organisation will send emails from an address that ends ‘@gmail.com’.
- The domain name is misspelt.
- The email is poorly written.
- It includes suspicious attachments or links.
- The message creates a sense of urgency.
Which is better Apple Mail or Gmail?
Over the years, Apple Mail, Gmail, and Outlook have improved upon various fronts with better organization, more editing options, and so on. Usually, Apple Mail is the default choice for many iOS/iPad OS users. Google has been aggressive with Gmail updates and improvements on iOS.
Can I change my Apple ID email?
Go to appleid.apple.com and sign in. In the Account section, choose Edit. Choose Change Apple ID. Enter the email address that you want to use.