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How do I reset my Apple password if I forgot it?

Go to iforgot.apple.com. Enter your Apple ID. Did you forget your Apple ID? Select the option to reset your password, then choose Continue. Choose to answer your security questions, receive an email or enter your recovery key. Follow the onscreen steps to reset your password.

What if I forgot my Apple ID password and recovery key?

Go to your Apple ID account page. Sign in with your password and trusted device. In the Security section, click Edit > Replace Lost Key.

Can I reset my Apple ID password via email?

Enter your Apple ID and click Next. Choose Email authentication or Answer Security Questions and click Next. Click Reset Password in the email, or enter the security questions. Enter a new password in the New Password and Confirm Password fields.

How do I unlock my Apple ID account?

Go to iforgot.apple.com. Enter your Apple ID ” usually the email address associated with your Apple account. You may be asked to confirm the phone number associated with your account. You will then get Reset Password notifications on your devices (we received one on our Mac and iPhone).

How can I recover my Apple ID without phone number?

Go to your Apple ID account page and enter your Apple ID and password. On the Verify Your Identity screen, select “Can’t access your trusted devices?”. In the pop-up window, enter your Recovery Key.

How can I get my Apple ID verification code without my phone?

Click the Apple menu on your Mac. Click System Preferences. Click Apple ID. Click Password & Security. Click Get Verification Code. A verification code will appear on your screen. Enter it where needed.

Why do I have to wait 13 days to recover my Apple ID?

For security reasons, it might take several days or longer before you can use your account again. We know this delay is inconvenient, but it’s important so that we can keep your account and information safe. Before you start the account recovery waiting period, try to reset your password.

How long does it take to unlock Apple ID?

Answer: A: Normally, the wait period is 24 hours. After 24 hours, you can try to unlock the account using your password, and it may require your security questions.

How long does it take for Apple to reset your password?

It might take a few days”or longer”depending on what specific account information you can provide to verify your identity. Do I still need to remember any security questions? No. With two-factor authentication, you don’t need to remember any security questions.

Why does Apple take so long to reset password?

Answer: A: If you were able to use the password to sign in, that normally cancels the automated password recovery. The reason it takes 3 days is Apple now uses an automated system to provide greater security.

How many times can I try my Apple ID password?

Helpful answers. Depends. Passcode can be set to erase all data after 10 failed attempts. If you repeatedly enter the wrong passcode, your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch will be disabled for longer intervals before you can try again.

Can the Apple Store unlock an iPhone?

Learn how to reset your passcode. Apple can’t unlock your iPhone for use with a different carrier. Only your carrier can unlock your iPhone.

What do I do if my Apple ID password isn’t working?

App Store, iTunes Store, or other Apple services – If you can’t connect. Some other things you can try. Restart your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. Try a forced restart. Reset Device. If necessary. Hard reset. Do a backup and try a factory reset. Restore to Factory setting.

How do you break into an iPhone?

Press and quickly release the “Volume Down” button. Press and hold the “Top” button until your device goes into recovery mode. iPhone with Home button: Press and hold both the “Home” and the “Top” (or Side) buttons at the same time. Keep holding them until you see the recovery-mode screen.

Why does Apple say my password is incorrect?

Answer: A: Try signing out of the App Store/iTunes, restart, and then sign back in. Check the updates to see if the apps requiring an update are in your Purchases History. If they aren’t in your Purchases History, you can delete the app, and download it using your Apple ID if desired.

Why is my iPhone saying my password is wrong?

If you enter an incorrect passcode, your iPhone will alert you about that. Maybe you hit the wrong keys. Slow down a bit and try again. Your iPhone may sometimes get corrupted and that could prevent the device from accessing passcode information.

Why can’t I log into my Apple account?

If you or someone else enters your password, security questions, or other account information incorrectly too many times, your Apple ID automatically locks to protect your security and you can’t sign in to any Apple services. Learn how to unlock your Apple ID.

How do I find my Apple ID password and email?

On your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Apple Watch. Tap Settings, then tap your name. On your Mac. Choose Apple menu  > System Preferences, then click Apple ID. On your PC. Open iCloud for Windows, then look for your Apple ID under your name.

Is Apple ID and iCloud the same password?

You use an AppleID to access your iCloud account. On all devices using the same iCloud account, the AppleID used and it’s password will be the same.

Is Apple ID same as email?

When you create an Apple ID, you enter an email address. This email address is your Apple ID and the username that you use to sign in to Apple services like Apple Music and iCloud. It’s also the contact email address for your account.