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Why is my iCloud ID and iTunes ID different?

Why is my iCloud ID and iTunes ID different?

The Apple ID and the iCloud ID are two different accounts, but the confusion comes that they can be accesses with the same email ID. As mentioned earlier, the Apple ID is used for signing into the iCloud. The iCloud can be thought of as an extra service added on top of the Apple ID login.

Should Apple ID and iCloud Id be the same?

Your iCloud ID is an Apple ID. You use the same process to change the password. My iCloud is not my Apple ID. It is a completely different email address.

How do I change my Apple ID to match my iCloud account?

Change your Apple ID

  1. Go to and sign in.
  2. In the Account section, choose Edit.
  3. Choose Change Apple ID.
  4. Enter the email address that you want to use.
  5. Choose Continue.
  6. If you changed your Apple ID to a third-party email address, check your email for a verification code, then enter the code.

Can you have 2 Apple IDs on iPhone?

You can have two Apple Id’s assigned to two different services (i.e. one for iCloud and one for iTunes and App Store) you can also have previous purchases authorized to old Apple ID’s which may receive random popups to sign into an old Apple ID or a friend’s Apple ID.

Can I have two Apple IDs for iMessage?

To add another apple id to iMessages in Messages. app, you need to go to Messages>preferences>accounts. Where it says, Enable this account, there should be a check mark, uncheck it. now you will have the ability to add another Apple ID to receive at.

How many Apple ID can be used on an iPhone?

Answer: A: Answer: A: You can create up to 3 different Apple IDs on 1 device. So if you have an iPhone, an iPad and a Mac then you can make 9 different Appe IDs.

Does resetting iPhone delete Apple ID?

This will remove your iCloud account and disable Apple’s activation lock. As long as you know your Apple ID and password you can recover your data after the factory reset.

Can you transfer iMessages from one Apple ID to another?

You bought a new iPhone to replace the old one and you created a new Apple ID for the new iPhone. However, the truth is that Apple does not allow you to transfer data from one Apple ID to another directly.

How do I add another Apple ID to my iMessage?

Go to Settings > Messages and make sure that iMessage is on. You might need to wait a moment for it to activate. Tap Send & Receive. If you see “Use your Apple ID for iMessage,” tap it and sign in with the same Apple ID that you use on your Mac, iPad, and iPod touch.

How do I set up my iCloud account?

Follow these steps to set up iCloud: From the Home screen, tap the Settings icon. Tap iCloud. Tap Account. Set an Apple ID and password. Set up your iCloud storage plan. Tap the Done button. Set your iCloud Mail account options. Tap any switch to turn on or off iCloud synchronization for that information. Press the Home button to exit Settings.

How do I Find my iCloud account?

1 Answer 1. If you have Find My iPhone turned in, then you are signed into iCloud. Go to Settings > iCloud. At the top it will have a name and iCloud ID. Write down the icloud ID (it may be one of your non-apple email addresses) then click on that and it will ask for the for the password.

How do you register to iCloud?

Below are 3 detailed steps to register for iCloud on your iPhone/iPad.. Go to Settings- Settings> iCloud and select Create Apple ID Free – Create Free Apple ID as shown below. Creating ICloud account also means creating a new Apple ID and it is completely free.

Why do I need iCloud account?

Having an iCloud account is great for keeping backups of your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, and it’s also handy for freeing up much of that valuable internal storage space on your device.