Apple ID is Apple's user identification system intended to be a single sign on for users of Apple services, hardware and software.

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Unable to unlock Apple Account

So recently I have been facing an issue where I cannot unlock my apple ID. Here how my process goes: Login to my apple ID/icloud from either web or my MBA I enter the username and password. I get a ...
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Download Apps on loaned iPhone

Can I download some apps if Apple loans me an iPhone? Apple is repairing my iPhone so they loaned me a device to use while mine is being repaired.
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Apple support contacted by someone pretending to be me

Yesterday i received an automatic mail for apple thanking me to have contacted the support and there was a practice ID and my mail. The problem is that i never contacted the apple support, so i ...
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Getting an Apple Watch to reset without previous Apple ID [duplicate]

I bought an Apple Watch that my friend thought that he reset to factory settings, but it wants me to sign in with his Apple ID. How can I get past that and get it set up to my phone? It won't let him ...
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Apple.ca accepts answer, Apple ID app/ iCloud doesn't?

how can Apple.ca accept my answers for security questions but when I type them into the set up for iCloud their wrong?? They are each 3 letter words, so spelling & capatlization wouldn't be a. ...
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App Store ID & a different iCloud ID?

I have two sperate Apple ID accounts as I had to factory reset my phone, I created a new one a few months ago. My first Apple ID (before the factory reset) can connect with iCloud, but not the App ...
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Xcode / Working for a completely distinct application but parallely to another one

I used to work on my own mobile application through my Apple Id, tied to my own mail address. Now, I am working for a company aiming to build their application. In order to correctly put the ...
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Make apple id from iphone - new region , no credit card

Okay - i know Apple say you must put in credit card info etc when you change region and try to log in -> sign up a new apple id. And i know there is no "None" option when you try to do this. Now that ...
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Changing the Country & Region with Gift Card

You can assume that I am able to change Country & Region. I am trying to change my Country & Region to Germany, though i do not own a German debit Card to do the verification. I am currently ...
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Changing AppleID Email Address

I'm trying to change my Apple ID email address, which is an old me/mac.com one that I don't care about and don't want to use anymore. When going to appleid.com, and following Apple's help/support ...
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Apple id email no longer exist and I can't log into my iPad

My email address was no longer available so I changed it to my new email for my apple id. I thought everything was fine. Two problems I have encountered. When I purchased my wife's iPad i set it up ...
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Is there a way to request iMessage history from Apple?

Recently there was a famous case: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FBI%E2%80%93Apple_encryption_dispute I was wondering if a regular citizen (US or non-US based) can apply to Apple and request all the ...
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Can I keep apple music when switching apple IDs

My son currently uses my apple ID on his phone with my credit card, and we have an apple music memebership, if he starts his own apple ID, can he still keep all the apple music and just use it under ...
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Find app or songs purchased with another account

When I restore a backup to my iPhone or iPad I get asked to insert the password not only for my apple ID, but also for another account I own and for my sister's account (for which I don't know the ...
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Why is my 14 yr old listed as adult with my name on our account family sharing

I opened up find my iPhone account between myself my daughter 15yrs old and son 14 yrs old. We all previously had our Apple ID numbers. I'm listed as organizer I'm 38 yrs old. My son is listed under ...
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Japan and American iMessage trouble after switching carriers

I just signed up for a new cell phone plan in Japan (Softbank) and have an iPhone 6. However, my Japanese iPhone will not send iMessages. My US iPhone is still sending iMessages, even after I have ...
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iPhone 4 asks me to log into an Apple address that Apple say doesn't exist

I have an Apple ID and a password that works fine on most things but not my iPhone 4. The address is example24@example.com. But When I start up my iPhone, iCloud asks me to enter the password for ...
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Downloads and Updates still ask for old AppleID password

I signed out from my old AppleID and it was removed from my iPhone. However, the iPhone still asks for the old AppleID and password when downloading and updating apps. How can I solve this?
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iPhone sharing question

My husband & I share an Apple ID. We want to continue sharing contacts and calendars. Can this be done if we use separate Apple ID s? We don't want to keep getting each others messages and ...
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Send messages in Mavericks

Two questions on using iMessage: A few months ago, I was able to send messages from the OSX Messages app, which would go to the recipient's mac, iPhone, and/or iPad. Now, the messages only appear on ...
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Two different Apple IDs with two different @icloud.com mails

I have a complicated problem. It started when I created an apple id with icloud email. Later after some months, I created anther apple id with a new icloud mail. Now, I am using this new apple id on ...
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This Apple ID has been disabled for security reasons — more info?

I recently got a "This Apple ID has been disabled for security reasons" message on all my apple devices. I've have since performed the obligatory password reset process and everything seems to be in ...
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If I remove my SIM card from my iPhone, will iMessage still be connected to my phone number, or can I only be reached by my Apple ID email? [duplicate]

I'm traveling internationally and I'm removing my SIM card. Even if I don't have my phone number connected to my iPhone by the SIM card, will it still be connected to iMessage for people to contact me ...
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Bought new iPhone 6s. Asking for different apple id. Why?

My girlfriend's brother just ordered a new iPhone 6s and he tried setting up his phone but the store I believe keeps asking for a password for a Japanese registered email address. Assuming that's not ...
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Change security question without calling apple

I just submitted a gift card on my apple id and wanted to purchase an app. After pressing buy it asked me to enter my security questions because it's my first time and I have forgot them. I have ...
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Voicemails found on iPhone that shouldn't be there

Recently, a friend of mine who borrowed my old iPhone 5 informed the that he was able to listen to all my old as well as new voicemails (so they were updated on the iPhone 5 as well). Before I gave ...
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iMessage log in Problem

This is the error I am getting at the moment when I try to log into iMessage. The same error occured when using FaceTime. I can use my appleID for the Appstore. Do you know what I can do about this?
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Multiple credit cards with Apple ID

Is it possible to use multiple credit cards with your Apple ID and switch between them? This is a common option with most online merchants, so I don't see why Apple wouldn't have this as well. For me ...
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Moving photos from one appleID to another

I have two AppleIDs which I find annoying but realise from reading around is unchangeable now forever. The problem is that one is my work account, and this is where I have the better iPhone so take ...
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Apple ID for enterprise use - Mac's and iOS devices

We found ourselves in a situation where a company supplied iPhone got linked to an employee's personal Apple ID account, and the phone is now useless to us, as the employee was terminated. Is there ...
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Is it possible to redownload enterprise apps through Apple ID's?

To me, it seems as if this should be possible. With a normal app, you can go to 'Purchased' and re-download any previously downloaded apps. Is it possible to do the same with an enterprise app which ...
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Share IOS app twice between Apple ID's

A while back, I got a friend to share an app with me which was no longer on the app store. He logged in to his Apple ID on my iPhone, went to 'Purchased', and downloaded the app for me(Which, ...
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Can't set up new Apple ID after sharing single Apple ID

I inadvertently set up my spouse's phone with my Apple ID after software update and setting up iCloud. I disassociated iMessage and FaceTime. I want to set up his own so we are not sharing anything. I ...
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Can't sign in to the Mac App Store

I am trying to update to El Capitan. I am being asked for my Apple ID and password. I entered both correctly however I am being asked to enter a verification code after the password (see screenshot)....
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My iMessages will not send to my friends, but I can send and receive (my friends included) to everyone else

I have a small bit of a problem. My girlfriends Apple ID is currently linked to her school issue iPad and her personal iPhone. After awhile of iMessaging back and forth on the iPad, my iMessages will ...
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Does the country where a credit card is issued affect the content offered in iTunes (with all the restrictions for that country)?

I want to create an AppleID account in iTunes/Apple Music. iTunes forces me to provide a credit card. There is an option to select the country of my credit card. I have two cards issued in different ...
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How to get iMessages from phone and old Apple ID email?

My 12 year old just got an iPhone. She has an old iPad that she has been using to text. She wants to be able to get texts on both the new iPhone as well as the iPad. Problem is, the iMessages she gets ...
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Legacy Apple ID username without email address

I selected an Apple ID previous to 2010 before using an email address was required. I purchased an app with that user name in 2009 that contains lots of critical data. Now to open the app, I am ...
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I have 2 apple id's. I want to delete the one Inpreviously used for business [duplicate]

I want to delet an old Apple is that I no longer use and do not want my old info "out there"
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Create iCloud Mail account without an Apple device

I have already an Apple ID through iTunes. I am a Windows user and have no Apple devices, but would like to have an iCloud.com email address. How can I do that?
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Does someone know my (old) Apple ID password?

Today, I suddenly got the following message on my iPod: Question 1: Does this mean that someone has entered my Apple ID password, or are there other situations where this dialog is triggered? ...
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Cannot reach webpage for certificate generation on my developer account

I am trying to reach the webpage for certificates under developer.apple.com. But I get redirected to the Welcome page. My Apple ID is an iCloud address *...@icloud.com. Why does https://developer....
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Changing my primary email and thus Apple ID Fails. Can anyone help?

My email provider and thus also email address are changing. Thus I carefully followed the procedure Apple provide to change the primary email used for Apple ID. I used the "Managing Apple ID" Web ...
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How to sign into Itunes connect

I want to distribute an IOS app using Test Flight. If I go to the Account page of the Apple Developer site, I can see my account details so I am definitely logged in. On the left hand panel there is ...
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How do I unlock someone's iPhone 6 without providing the owner's Apple ID and password? [duplicate]

How do I unlock someone's iPhone 6 without providing the owner's Apple ID and password? I can not contact the owner to find out the Apple ID and password.
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Unable to Change Apple ID and password

I have tried repeatedly to change my Apple ID and password without success. I have followed all of the directions trying both my emails and asked for new passwords----no luck whatsoever.
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Does 'family sharing' require that members use same apple ID for both iTunes and iCloud?

Each member of our family has two unique Apple ID's, one for use with iTunes and another for iCloud (e.g. 4 members, 8 Apple ID's). On the family sharing page it says "Family Sharing requires a ...
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ipod touch locked all the way cant get in at all [duplicate]

I bought a ipod i tried contacting the owner i tried everything but there apple id and password is on the ipod i cant login or try to set it up for me becuase it says its linked to an apple id but the ...
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iPhone text messages and iPads

My husband and I have separate Apple ID accounts. He has gotten old deleted text messages from my iPhone appearing on his iPad. I do not own an iPad; only a Macbook Pro computer. My son had the same ...
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There was an error connecting to the Apple ID server - akd NSURLSession/NSURLConnection HTTP load failed (kCFStreamErrorDomainSSL, -9807)

When entering my password into App Store I get: There was an error connecting to the Apple ID server I checked the password and it's fine. I changed the password just in case, it still does not ...