Can you swap your Apple ID email?

In the Sign-In and Security section, choose Apple ID. Enter the email address that you want to use as your Apple ID. Choose Change Apple ID. If you've changed your Apple ID to a third-party email address, check your email for a verification code, then enter that code.

Why can't I change my Apple ID to another email?

‚ÄčAs such, unfortunately currently it is not possible to change an Apple ID's name/primary email from a third party email address to an iCloud email address (i.e. to the same iCloud email address that is already associated with/an alias for that Apple ID).

How do I change my Apple ID email on one device?

Tap Email and enter the email address associated with the different Apple ID. Enter the Password associated with the different Apple ID. Tap Merge if you want to merge the data on your iPhone with the iCloud account associated with the different Apple ID.

How do I change my Apple ID without losing everything?

Now, tap on your profile (aka Apple ID banner at the top). Next, scroll down to the bottom and hit Sign Out. Here, you will be asked to enter your Apple ID password. Up next, you have the option to keep a copy of your data on this iPhone/iPad.

Can I merge 2 Apple IDs?

Answer: A: Answer: A: You can't merge Apple IDs. You can try setting up Family Sharing between the IDs if you want to be able to share purchases made with the IDs.

Why can't I change my Apple ID to a Gmail?

You will need to get another e-mail address to use as your Apple ID. You can use any email address for a new Apple ID. You can also change an existing Apple ID from one third-party address to another, like from to

Can I change Apple ID on one device only?

All replies. Hi unckathryn, Yes. You can log out of your Apple ID on your phone at Settings -> iTunes & App Store, log in with a different Apple ID, and it wont' affect apps or data on your classroom iPads.

Can you change your Apple ID on your phone?

To change your Apple ID, open Settings and tap your name at the top of the screen. Then tap Sign Out, enter your password, and choose whether to back up your data or not. Note: Before proceeding, it is recommended that you back up your iPhone first.

How do I remove my old Apple ID from my iPhone and add a new one?

Answer: A: Go to Settings>iTunes & App Store>Apple ID. Tap the old ID and sign out. Then sign in with the new ID.

Can I have 2 Apple IDs on my iPhone?

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.

What happens when you delete Apple ID?

What happens when you delete an Apple ID? You won't be able to use iCloud, Facetime, Messages, Find My, Apple Pay, Sign in with Apple, and also, you can't use App Store to download new apps or subscribe to services. You won't receive messages sent to your Message, FaceTime, or iCloud Mail account.

How do I transfer from one iCloud account to another?

Transfer iCloud Data to Another Account. Sign in Two iCloud Accounts and Head to iCloud Sync. Confirm the Source Account and the Target Account. Click Next to Start Syncing. Choose an iCloud Data Type. Transfer Contacts to Another iCloud Account.

Is it okay to use gmail for Apple ID?

You can use a gmail email address as the primary email login for your AppleID. See the links Eric posted. See the instructions below for changing an Apple ID.

How do I link my Apple ID to my gmail account?

On your iPhone or iPad, open the Settings app. Tap Contacts. You might need to scroll down. Tap Add account. Tap Add account Google. Follow the instructions to sign in to your Google Account. Choose which Google apps to sync with your device. Tap Save.

Why can I use my gmail as an Apple ID?

If your e-mail address was associated with the ID in any way, for example as a Reachable at or Rescue e-mail address, then it can't be reused with another Apple ID for approximately one year. You will need to get another e-mail address to use as your Apple ID.

Why is my husband's Apple ID on my phone?

All replies 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 remove previous owner Apple ID from iPhone?

Sign in to with their Apple ID. Go to Find My iPhone. Click All Devices at the top of the screen. Select the device that you want to remove from iCloud. If necessary, click Erase [device]. Click Remove from Account.

How often can I change Apple ID?

Answer: A: You can change it as often as you want. Some people have had problems changing the address when they use their iCloud address as their Apple ID.

Is Apple ID and Gmail ID same?

Your Apple ID account is separate from your Gmail account, even if you are using your Gmail email address as your Apple ID email.

Why won't my Apple ID accept my email address?

If you find out that the email address you are trying to use as your primary Apple ID is already being used as a secondary email address for other Apple ID email, you need to remove that secondary email and use an email address that you are not already using. Open the Settings app on your iPhone.