How to Setup/ Use Different Apple ID in iTunes and iCloud

🗓️ April 23, 2021 By ✍️ Jaysukh patel

In a single iOS device, Setup with two different Apple IDs in iTunes and iCloud make more benefits in some critical situations. So the user can purchase with one Apple ID all time instead of the other and the other end, Access full iCloud files, and folders, and more through the old (or new) account. In iTunes, the main benefit is that you can buy or purchase through a single Apple ID on your Device or your Family device. If you don’t want to use family sharing features and setup, then you must obey below alternative tips given in this article.

Note: if you use a separate purchase Apple ID after the purchase made on another device then didn’t miss to log out of your account before leaving the device.

You can try this way to the latest iOS, Also in Mac or Windows Computer.

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Steps for Setup/ Use Different Apple ID in iTunes and iCloud: iPhone, iPad, and Mac/ PC

Setup in iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

For iOS 11 and later users

Option for Change or Switch Apple ID for iCloud and App Store changed.

Go to the Settings app on iPhone > Tap on Profile.

1 Profile in settings on iPhone

Scroll down and See Currently in use Apple ID logged in with App Store and iCloud.

2 Use Different apple ID for iCloud and App store

Sign Out or Sign in iCloud, Scroll Down at last on the screen and See option for signout.

3 Sign out and Sign in icloud with different apple ID On iPhone

Also for sign out App store Apple ID, Tap on iTunes & App Store > Tap on Apple ID > Sign Out.

4 Manage Apple ID for App store on iPhone

To Sign in, Open App Store on iPhone, Scroll down, and find Sign in option for the app store with another Apple ID.

For iOS 9 and Earlier,

Step 1: For iCloud, go to the Settings App.

Step 2: Then, Tap on iCloud and Enter the correct Apple ID and Password.

Step 3: For the iTunes store, go to the Setting App.

Note: if you are already logged in, then tap on Apple ID and choose to Sign Out option. Otherwise, go with step 4.

Step 4: Next, Tap on iTunes and App stores. Enter Apple ID and Password for purchase.

In this Apple ID, you don’t want to submit credit card data again and again for all new logged-in devices.

Setup on Mac/ PC: try Different Apple ID in iTunes and iCloud

Step 1: For iCloud setup on Mac, Go to the Apple Menu > System Preference > iCloud

For Windows 8: Search the Control panel in the search box by moving your mouse course on the upper right side of the screen. And Then Network and internet > iCloud

For Windows 7: From start menu > Control panel > Network and Internet > iCloud

Step 2: For iTunes setup on Mac and Windows PC,

Launch iTunes and sign in with purchases apple ID.

Don’t miss: Enable Two-Step verification for your Apple ID, increase Security.

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Jaysukh Patel
Jaysukh Patel

Jaysukh Patel is the founder of howtoisolve. Also self Professional Developer, Techno lover mainly for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and iOS, Jaysukh is one of responsible person in his family. Contact On: [OR]

  1. I have set my new phone up on a different Apple ID so my phone numbers and photos wont automatically go onto my new phone. Is there anything I can do to sort this out please

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