How can I create a new iCloud account?

How can I create a new iCloud account?

How to create an iCloud email account on an iPhone, iPad, iPod or Mac

  1. Open Settings.
  2. Tap on your name at the top.
  3. Tap on iCloud.
  4. Toggle Mail on and press 'Create' when the pop up appears.
  5. Choose the iCloud email address you want.
  6. Tap on 'Next'
  7. Make sure you are happy with it as you can't change it afterwards.
  8. Tap on 'Done'

Can I create a new Apple ID?

You can create a new Apple ID in the App Store, or in your device settings. Open the App Store. Click Sign In, then click Create Apple ID. ... Check your email for a verification email from Apple and verify your email address.

Can I have 2 Apple IDs?

You can have two Apple Id's assigned to two different services (i.e. one for iCloud and one for iTunes and App Store) you can also have previous purchases authorized to old Apple ID's which may receive random popups to sign into an old Apple ID or a friend's Apple ID.

Can I use my Gmail account as Apple ID?

Starting today, you can change your Apple ID from a third-party email service such as Gmail or Yahoo to an Apple domain… ... The company explains that if your Apple ID is currently associated with a Gmail or Yahoo email address, you can now switch to an@iCloud.com, @me.com, or @mac.com account.

What is the difference between Apple ID and iCloud account?

Your Apple ID is the account you use to access Apple services such as the App Store, the iTunes Store, Apple Books, Apple Music, FaceTime, iCloud, iMessage, and more. ... iCloud provides you with a free email account and 5 GB of storage for your mail, documents, photos and videos, and backups.

Does Apple ID have to be iCloud?

You can use any valid email address. Doesn't have to be iCloud. ... You can create an Apple ID for the purpose of the above, but your child does not have to use that as his/her email address.

What is my iCloud ID and password?

Choose Apple menu  > System Preferences, then click iCloud. Choose Account Details. If you're asked to enter your Apple ID password, click "Forgot Apple ID or password" and follow the onscreen instructions. You can skip the final steps below.

How do I know if someone is using my Apple ID?

From the Devices section of your Apple ID account page, you can see the devices that you're currently signed in to with your Apple ID:

  1. Sign in to your Apple ID account page,* then scroll to Devices.
  2. If you don't see your devices right away, click View Details and answer your security questions.

Can you log into someone's iCloud without them knowing?

If 2-factor authentication is off, you can hack into someone's iCloud account on other devices without them knowing. If 2-factor authentication is on, you can set your phone as trusted device to receive the verification code, so the person won't find out you're hacking.

How can I tell if someone logged into my iCloud?

Go to appleid.apple.com and sign in to your Apple ID. Look at the Devices section. Click on Details. You will see all the devices signed in with your Apple ID.

What can someone do with your Apple ID?

Yes. If you give somebody else the details of your Apple ID and its password they can poke around in any data stored in the cloud and make purchases on your account.

Can Apple ID be hacked?

No. But it's certainly possible for someone to hack your Apple ID and then see certain things. They would be able to see anything you have synced to iCloud... calendar, contacts, notes, iCloud e-mail, etc. ... In addition, make sure any e-mail address associated with your Apple ID are secured with a strong password.

Does Apple notify you of suspicious activity?

For the record, Apple will never call you to notify you of suspicious activity. In fact, Apple won't call you for any reason—unless you request a call first. Phone scams like these are also known as vishing. ... Then you'll see a pop-up message on your phone saying that it will remain locked until you pay a ransom.

Can iCloud be hacked?

Even if you don't have “Find My iPhone” enabled, with access to an iCloud account, hackers can also read your mail, view your contacts, check your calendar, read your notes, and yes… download any pictures you've backed up to iCloud.

How do I secure my iCloud account?

Other tips for keeping your account secure

  1. Always use a strong password.
  2. Never use your Apple ID password with other online accounts.
  3. Change your password regularly and avoid reusing old passwords.
  4. Choose security questions and answers that can't be easily guessed.

Can someone else access my iCloud?

This means that nobody will be able to access your account from an unknown device even if they have your login. When you or anyone else tries to access iCloud from a new device for the first time, Apple will send a verification code to one of your existing devices, and you need to enter this code to enable access.

Is iCloud drive same as iCloud?

iCloud Drive is a part of iCloud. It's one of many services under the iCloud umbrella, like Backups, Photos, or the Find My app. You can use iCloud Drive to store all your other documents.

Is iCloud drive free?

Then iCloud Drive is a free part of your Mac or iOS device. Except so much of what you and your apps do relies on iCloud that you will fill up that miserly 5GB free storage quickly. When you need more than 5GB, your next option is 50GB which costs you $0.

How much does iCloud drive cost?

Pricing is as follows: 50GB: $0.

Does iCloud drive cost money?

When you sign up for iCloud, you automatically get 5GB of free storage. If you need more space in iCloud, you can upgrade to a larger storage plan. You can upgrade your iCloud storage plan from your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or PC. Choose from 50GB, 200GB, or 2TB plans.

Can I use Google Drive instead of iCloud?

Why is Google Drive useful? ... Fortunately, it is becoming easier to access all of these systems – you might use iCloud with Windows, and can also turn to Google Drive with Windows, Mac and iOS systems, as well as Android devices such as that Chrome tablet.

How much is 50GB iCloud?

The 50GB plan costs $0.

What happens if you stop paying for iCloud storage?

If you downgrade your storage plan and your content exceeds the storage you have available, new photos and videos won't upload to iCloud Photo Library and your devices stop backing up to iCloud. iCloud Drive and the other apps that you use with iCloud won't update across your devices.

Does iCloud free up storage on iPhone?

When you set up iCloud, you automatically get 5GB of free storage. You can use that storage space to back up your device and to keep all of your photos, videos, documents, and text messages securely stored and updated everywhere.

How do I use iCloud storage instead of iPhone storage?

Head to Settings and tap on your name (underneath should read “Apple ID, iCloud, iTunes, & App Store”). Tap on iCloud > Manage Storage (or iCloud Storage). Select “Change Storage Plan”. From those available, choose which storage plan works best for your needs.

Does deleting photos from iPhone delete from iCloud?

When you delete a photo or video from your Photos app, it also deletes from your iCloud Photos and iCloud storage. You can recover your photos and videos from the Recently Deleted album for 30 days.

Do photos stay in iCloud forever?

The photos and videos that you delete on one device are deleted everywhere that you use iCloud Photos. Photos and videos stay in the Recently Deleted folder for 30 days before they're deleted permanently. You can make edits on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac, and you'll see them on your Apple TV automatically.

Is iCloud storage worth buying?

iCloud Storage is one of the most misused and misunderstood features of the iPhone. I love Apple products, but there's no other way to put this: In most cases, buying iCloud Storage is unnecessary and you should never pay for it.