Quick Answer: Why Does My IPhone Ask For A Different Apple ID?

Why does my iPhone show a different Apple ID?

The fix for when your device asks for a different Apple ID.

Unfortunately, if you have an app “purchased” by a different Apple ID, you’re sort of out of luck.

That means the only way to fix the issue is to delete the apps that were purchased by that other account.

How do I get rid of someone else’s Apple ID on my iPhone?

On your iDevice, click “Settings > [your name] >iTunes & App Store”. Next, click the Apple ID. Then scroll dowm to the bottom, it will list all devices and PCs associated with this Apple ID. Click on any device you want to remove, then tap “Remove from Account”.

Why does my iPhone ask for my old Apple ID?

Try going to settings>iTunes and App Store and make sure that you are signed in to the correct Apple ID. Also more than likely there was an app or something purchased under that Apple ID and needs an update so just make sure you’re signed into the correct account. Enter your Apple (iCloud) ID and click Forgot Password.

Can I use two different Apple IDs on my iPhone?

We recommend that you use the same Apple ID for all Apple services on your device—including the iTunes & App Stores and iCloud. Using multiple Apple IDs might be confusing and cause issues with accessing purchased content or using some services. If you have multiple Apple IDs, you can’t merge them.

How can I get someone else’s Apple ID off my iPhone if I don’t know the password?

Tap on the email address and press Forgot ID or password option. Enter your Apple ID and then answer the security questions and you will receive a new password in no time. If you want to reset your Apple ID without a password through the internet, you can do that, and you will be linked with your email ID for the same.

Why is my Apple ID asking for someone else’s password?

The most common reason for this problem is when somebody else borrows your iPhone or iPad and enters their own Apple ID to install an app. Next time you go into the App Store, the system will understandably expect that same account to be used again.

How do I remove old Apple ID from iPhone?

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.

How do I know if someone is using my Apple ID?

Use the web to see where you’re signed in

  1. Sign in to your Apple ID account page,* then scroll to Devices.
  2. If you don’t see your devices right away, click View Details and answer your security questions.
  3. Click any device name to view that device’s information, such as the device model, serial number, and OS version.

How many Apple ID can be used on an iPhone?

Each device can create up to 3 different Apple IDs for its lifetime, regardless of the number of owners. However, you can create an Apple ID on a different device or computer and then use that previously created Apple ID on any iPhone, even if you cannot create a new Apple ID on it.

Can you have 2 accounts on iPhone?

Yes, you can have apps installed from different Apple Id’s. Simply log in with whatever account you both want to use for purchasing. You can log out and back in with a different App Store account at any time. I have multiple accounts, and multiple devices sharing applications.

Do I need a separate Apple ID for each device?

One primary iCloud Apple ID on each device

The Apple ID that you use to create your iTunes account does not need to have an iCloud account associated with it. While each device can have multiple iCloud accounts associated with it, only one of these iCloud accounts can enable a select set of features.

Can you bypass Apple ID lock?

Option 5: Bypass activation lock using DNS

You can bypass iCloud and regain some functionality of your iPhone or iPad by using DNS. This technique works by using your WiFi to get around the Apple security system. So you won’t need a SIM card in your device to get this to work.

How do you know if your Apple ID has been hacked?

Signs your Apple ID has been compromised

You receive a confirmation email from Apple that your Apple ID password was changed or your account information was updated, but you don’t remember making any changes. Your device was locked or placed in Lost Mode by someone other than you.

What happens if someone uses your Apple ID?

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.

Can you tell if your Iphone has been hacked?

On the security front, it can tell you if your device has been compromised or possibly infected by any malware. Much of the information in the app is basic and easy to understand. A green light next to a specific item is good, as it means you’re in the clear. A red light means there could be a potential security issue.

What happens if I use the same Apple ID on two devices?

If you use the same Apple ID for iTunes & App Stores you can have the same apps and music on both phones; some or all of them. Also different for Game Center.

How do I separate devices with the same Apple ID?

1 Use One Apple ID for Sharing iTunes and App Store Purchases

  • Open Settings app on the iDevice and navigate to iTunes & App Store.
  • Once there, provide the Apple ID and password that you intend to share among multiple devices.
  • Open Settings app on your iDevice and navigate to iCloud.

Should each family member have a separate Apple ID?

Most of the time, I recommend having at least a separate personal Apple ID for iCloud, iMessage, and FaceTime and (if desired) have everyone share one Apple ID for the iTunes and App Stores.