What are the steps to create an Apple ID?
You can create a new Apple ID in the App Store, or in your device settings.
- Open the App Store.
- Click Sign in, then click Create Apple ID.
- Follow the onscreen steps.
- Enter your credit card and billing information, then click Continue.
- Check your email for a verification email from Apple and verify your email address.
Why can’t I create an Apple ID?
If you see a Could Not Create Apple ID message, it means that you have exceeded the number of new Apple IDs you can set up with iCloud on a single device in one year.
Can you create an Apple ID without a credit card?
If you don’t have an Apple ID, you can create an Apple ID without a payment method. If you already have an Apple ID, you can remove payment methods from your existing Apple ID after you sign in to the App Store, iTunes Store or Apple Books.
Can I have 2 Apple ID’s?
Not many people are aware of this, but it is possible to sign in and use multiple Apple IDs on an iPhone or iPad. You can log in and set up multiple Apple IDs on an iOS device from the Settings app, and use them for different purposes like contacts, email, notes, bookmarks, etc.
Can I 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.
Does an Apple ID need to be an email address?
Apple ID email address
When you create an Apple ID, you enter an email address. This email address is your Apple ID and the username that you use to sign in to Apple services like Apple Music and iCloud. It’s also the contact email address for your account. Be sure to check your email address regularly.
What is a good example of an Apple ID?
It consists of an email address (for example, email@example.com) and a password. Apple recommends you use the same Apple ID for all Apple services. For more information about Apple ID, see the Apple ID Support website.
Is your Apple ID the same as your email address?
Your Apple ID account is separate from your Gmail account, even if you are using your Gmail email address as your Apple ID email. If you need help resetting your password to access your actual Gmail account, please check out this article: Change or reset your password – Android – Gmail Help.
Which email is best for Apple ID?
We recommend iCloud, Google (Gmail or Google Apps) or Microsoft (Hotmail or Office 365) for Apple users.
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.
When someone logs into your Apple ID What can they see?
yes if someone knows the apple id password they can log in and see all your notes, reminders. they can download your apps you have paid for and get them for free. they can buy stuff from the ituns store if you have a credit card connected to it. and they can message.
What does it mean if someone is trying to sign in with your Apple ID?
Apple’s two-factor authentication (2FA) system for Apple ID accounts deters account hacking by requiring someone both grab your username and password and has access to your phone number or a trusted physical device. This alert about a login is an extra check.
How do I kick someone off my Apple ID?
Remove your associated iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
- Tap Settings > [your name], then tap iTunes & App Store.
- Tap your Apple ID.
- Tap View Apple ID. You might be asked to sign in.
- Scroll to the iTunes in the Cloud section, then tap Remove This Device.
What happens if I use the same Apple ID on two devices?
You have to use iCloud for email, calendar and other personal information if you use the same Apple ID. If you use all the same information, same Apple ID and don’t use the cloud, you will have all of each other’s information on both phones. The phones will mirror any information synced with Apple ID.
How do I separate devices with the same Apple ID?
Sign in with a different Apple ID to create your new account. Choose, Merge, to upload your data. Once you are on separate accounts, you can each go to icloud.com and delete the other person’s data from your account.
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?
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. Note that nobody can login to your iCloud account without knowing your AppleID and password.
Can someone use my Apple ID?
You shouldn’t share your Apple ID with anyone else. It provides access to personal information including contacts, photos, device backups, and more. Sharing your Apple ID with someone else means you’re giving them access to all your personal content, and it may lead to confusion about who actually owns the account.
How can I secure my Apple ID?
Other tips for keeping your account secure
- Always use a strong password.
- Never use your Apple ID password with other online accounts.
- Change your password regularly and avoid reusing old passwords.
- Choose security questions and answers that can’t be easily guessed.