Just as it is with any password you may have, changing your Apple ID password on a regular basis is one of the easiest ways to safeguard your information. But how do you change your Apple ID password? If you can’t figure it out, worry not! We’re here to help.
In this article, we are going to show you two easy ways to change your Apple ID password and even go a step further and show you how what to do when you don’t remember your password. Ready? Here we go.
If you know the previous Apple ID password, there are 2 methods to help you change your Apple ID password easily:
1 Using the Apple ID Website
Step 1: On any device with an internet connection go to https://appleid.apple.com/. Click on “Manage your Apple ID” and sign in using your Apple ID and current password.
Step 2: Verify your identity. You can do this by whether answering security questions or entering the code Apple will text to your device.
Step 3: On the Security menu, click on “Change Password...”
Step 4: Once done, click “Change Password.” Enter your current password and the new one. Confirm the new password and you are done.
2 Change Your Password Under iCloud Settings on your iPhone
You can also change your password directly on your iPhone under the iCloud settings. Here’s how to do it.
Step 1: Open the setting app on your iPhone and then tap your name at the top of the page.
Step 2: Tap on the “Password & Security” option to see a bunch of options for your password.
Step 3: Tap on “Change Password” in the screen, that opens verify your identity. You can do this by answering the questions and/or entering the code Apple sends you.
Step 5: Enter the current password and the new one. Confirm the new password and you’re done. You now have a new Apple ID password.
What to Do if You Forgot Your Apple ID Password? Check the following method to help you reset your Apple ID password.
3 Reset It at www.iforgot.apple.com
If you have forgotten your Apple ID password, you can reset it at www.iforgot.apple.com. The process is quick and easy. Here’s how to do it.
Step 1: On https://iforgot.apple.com/ enter the email address you use for your Apple ID and then click “Next.”
Step 2: Decide how you want to verify your identity. You can answer questions, have an email sent to you with a code or enter the code Apple sends to your device.
Step 3: Enter your birthday to help verify your identity.
Step 4: You will then be able to change your password. Enter a password of your choice twice to verify it and you’re done. You will need to enter the new password on all Apple devices.
4 How to Transfer Data from iPhone to Computer
If you ever need to transfer photos, videos or text message from your iPhone to our computer for safekeeping as a backup or for any reason, iMyFone D-Port provides you with an easy and comprehensive way to do that.
- This program allows you the utmost flexibility when exporting data from iPhone to computer.
- You can easily preview the data before exporting.
- It comes in handy when you want to print the messages on your device.
- Use iMyFone D-Port to seamlessly create a backup of all the data on your device to your computer.
- You can also download iCloud backups and view iTunes Backup data.
Plus, its uncomplicated and very easy to use, even if you don’t consider yourself tech-savvy at all. Try it! It doesn’t disappoint.