We have had several cases of people losing their account and have never been able to recover Apple ID. Many times, search results come up with: “I forgot my Apple ID password, what can I do?” If you don’t know how to recover Apple ID when it’s lost, this is for you because further in this article are ways to reset/recover Apple ID. Below are three ways you should consider.
It is often said that there are different approaches to solving various problems, in this regard, the above ways have been tested and proven effective.
How To Recover Apple ID – Find It
A straightforward way to recover Apple ID if you have forgotten it is by recovering Apple ID on iPhone or logging on to the website iforgot.apple.com. With Apple recovery email or phone number, you can find your Apple ID even when you lose the email address you registered with. It becomes easy if you follow the steps listed below!
Recover Apple ID on iPhone
Step 1: Go to Settings.
Step 2: Click on “iCloud” at the bottom of the list.
Step 3: Find the blue text below the password prompt space. Click on “Forgot Apple ID or Password?”
Step 4: Either key in your email address and click on “Next” if you have forgot your password only or click on “Forgot your Apple ID?” and provide your full name details and new email address. This is if you have forgotten both Apple ID and password.
Step 5: Continue with onscreen directions. Answer all security questions required.
Step 6: You will be ready to reset your Apple ID password.
Recover Apple ID Online
Step 1: Click the address: iforgot.apple.com on any browser of your choice.
Step 2: Page comes up and proceeds to the email entry field.
Step 3: Click on “look it up.”
Step 4: Page requests for First name, Last name and Backup Email Address. Ensure you fill correctly to avoid unnecessary problems.
Step 5: Press “Continue” and wait till your account is found.
Step 6: Proceed by clicking “Go to Your Account” while the page redirects you to applied.apple.com.
Step 7: Lastly, click on “Forgot Apple ID or Password.”
After taking all these steps, your Apple account will finally become recovered without stress.
How To Recover Apple ID – Remove It
If it is hard to find the solution on how to recover Apple ID and password, you could find a new solution. An alternative if you could not find your Apple ID is by removing it using the lock tool, iMyFone LockWiper. It is the most effective way you can recover your account without stress. It is safe, fast, easy and less time consuming.
Better solution than to recover Apple ID using iMyFone LockWiper
As aforementioned, the process is without hassle and all you need to do is unlock and started all over. Below are steps to take:
Step 1. Download and Launch iMyFone LockWiper on your PC or Mac.
Step 2. Go further to choose “Unlock Apple ID”. Once this is set, proceed to unlocking the account by clicking “Start to Unlock” menu.
Step 3. Then it will start to remove your Apple ID.
Note: If your Find My iPhone is turned on, please set up first following the instruction on the program.
Step 4. When you do this, both the Apple ID and iCloud Account registered on the device automatically removes.
Note: In the end, both the iCloud Account and Apple ID will be removed from the device. It is now then your duty to set up a new one or try out a different Apple ID. Please make sure that your device is activated already before you use the program.
How To Recover Apple ID – Reset Your Password
There are two approaches in this section, and they are:
A. Reset Apple ID password with an email address or security questions:
There are cases where you may have your email address, but your password won’t allow you to access your account.
Step 1: Enter the website iforgot.apple.com using the browser of your choice.
Step 2: Enter the email address of your Apple ID while you proceed to reset the password.
Step 3: After clicking the reset password button, a page comes up showing “Get an Email/Answer Security Questions.”
Step 4: Do the needful and wait till Apple sends you an email on how to recover your Apple ID or reset password or ask you security questions like: “Birthday Verification.”
Step 5: Click reset password. Enter a new password and Confirm again.
B. Reset Apple ID password with two-factor authentication:
This is another alternative, and all you need here is a turned-on two-factor authentication where another close iDevice is required.
Step 1: Log on to iforgot.apple.com on any browser.
Step 2: Enter email address linked with Apple ID and enter a phone number when required.
Step 3: A device connected to the iCloud account of your iPhone will be requested.
Step 4: Pick and tap on “Allow.”
Step 5: The next thing to do is enter the passcode of the device you have chosen. Press “Done” and enter new Apple ID password.
Step 6: Next step is to confirm/verify and click on “Next” and “Done.”
About all the approaches and steps described above on how to recover Apple ID, it can be seen clearly that iMyFone LockWiper is good for an iDevice user. It has incredible features, restores the device to maximum performance and even improves the quality of features present on the device. It is indeed a great tool!