Why Is My IPhone Asking For A Different ITunes?

Why does my iPhone ask for 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 my iPhone to stop asking for the wrong Apple ID?

To set up your iPhone as new, head to Settings -> General -> Reset and choose ‘Erase All Content and Settings’. After your iPhone reboots, choose to set up your iPhone as new instead of restoring from an iCloud or iTunes backup. From then on, make sure that you use your personal Apple ID for all purchases.

How do I take someone else’s iTunes account off my iPhone?

How to get rid of someone else’s Apple ID on the App Store

  • Open Settings. Tap your name (or the previous owner’s name) at the top of the screen.
  • Tap iTunes & App Store. Next, tap the Apple ID at the top of the screen. This is usually written as Apple ID: johndoe@gmail.com, for instance.
  • Tap Sign Out.

Why is my iPhone asking for my wife’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.

How do I transfer my old Apple ID to my new iPhone?

Just sign into the new device with the Apple ID. Local data does not tranfer from one device to the other just by using the same Apple ID. Don’t turn on Photos on the new phone. When you set up iCloud on the new device, just don’t enable any iCloud photo options at all.

How do I remove an old owner’s Apple ID from my iPhone?

How to remove a previous owner’s Apple ID from a used iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  1. Sign in to iCloud.com.
  2. Go to Find My iPhone.
  3. Select “All Devices” to open a list of devices linked to their account, and select the device to be removed.
  4. Click “Remove from Account”

Why do I have two 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.

Why is my new iPhone asking for a passcode?

When your brand new iPhone/iPad is asking for a passcode, you can simply try the default passcode to unlock it. Many users successfully unlock their iPhone using the default ones “123456” or “000000”. If it’s a 4 digit passcode, try “1234” or “0000”. If the default passcode works, you can now set up your iPhone.

What happens if you change Apple ID on iPhone?

Changing your Apple ID will not cause you to lose contacts. If you don’t already have an Apple ID, create one now at id.apple.com. If you don’t already have an Apple ID, create one now at id.apple.com. Then, on your iPhone, go to Settings > iCloud, and delete the account.

How do I separate two iphones 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.

Can I use my Apple ID on my new iPhone?

You can use your Apple ID to: Automatically set up all of your Apple services when you set up a new device and sign in with your Apple ID. Keep your personal content up to date on all your devices when you sign in to iCloud. Sign in to the iTunes, Books, and App Store to make purchases and access previous purchases.

Can I add two Apple IDs to an 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.

Can I use two Apple IDs on my iPhone?

No iDevice can be configured for more than one Apple ID – that of the user. They are not multi-user devices nor is iOS a multi-user OS. However, it is possible to use one Apple ID for iCloud and a different one for iTunes Store: Go to: Settings > iCloud – sign in with the Apple ID that you want to use with iCloud.

How do I add two Apple IDs to my iPhone?

Step 3: Add a second Apple ID

  • Launch Settings on your iPhone or iPad.
  • Select Passwords and Accounts.
  • Tap on Add Account.
  • Pick iCloud from the available options.
  • Type in your Apple ID email, then tap on Next.
  • Type in your password, then tap on Next.

Is Apple ID and iCloud the same?

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. When you log into the iCloud, the email address and password are your Apple ID.

Should each iPhone have its own Apple ID?

Everyone in your family needs to join Family Sharing using their own Apple ID. This way your family can share purchases, an Apple Music family plan, iCloud storage, photos, and more without sharing personal information like email, text messages, or passwords.

What is the difference between Apple ID and iCloud?

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.

How do I separate my iPhone from my daughters?

Then go to Settings>iCloud, tap Delete Account (which only deletes it from this device, not from iCloud; your devices won’t be effected by this), provide the password to turn off Find My iDevice and choose Keep on My iDevice when prompted.

Can you use the same Apple ID for 2 iPhones?

The simple answer to that question is: Yes, you can. The tricky part is making sure the devices aren’t mirroring each other. For example, if you sign into two iPhones with your Apple ID, they will both have the same contact, calendar events, and even receive the same iMessages.

What do you lose when you change Apple ID?

When you change your Apple ID, you will not lose any data. If you create a new Apple ID, that will cause you to have to start over and lose everything that you purchased with that ID. My account is associated with both my new email and an old iCloud.