How do I find my iCloud email address 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.
Do I have an iCloud email address?
If you have an @icloud.com email address, you can use it to sign in instead of your Apple ID. If you don’t see Mail on iCloud.com, your account is limited to iCloud web-only features. To see and use iCloud Mail and other iCloud features, set up iCloud on an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac.
How can I unlock my Apple ID without email or security questions?
Step 1: Open iforgot.apple.com. Step 2: Enter your Apple ID, and then select “Continue”. Step 3: Select the option to reset your security questions and then select “Continue”. Step 4: Enter the password of your Apple ID and then select “Continue”.
Is iCloud email the same as Gmail?
@gmail.com and @icloud.com are not related to each other, being provided by different companies. You have evidently used your Gmail address when setting up your Apple ID, and then created an iCloud account with its own @icloud.com address.
What is the point of an iCloud email address?
An iCloud address helps in connecting to your multiple devices and access saved data on the Apple service. The user can store his data online (pictures, music, etc.) and share them with others. You may eventually stop using your iCloud mailbox.
Can I have 2 iCloud emails?
With iCloud Mail, you can have up to three active email aliases. You can‘t use an email alias to sign in to iCloud.com, and you can‘t use an alias to create a separate Apple ID. An email alias can‘t be converted to a primary email account.
How do I reset my Apple ID if email is no longer valid?
What Can You Do?
- Go to this website (appleid.apple.com).
- Sign in with your defunct email address and your password.
- Under the Account section, click Edit.
- Click Change Apple ID under the Apple ID section.
- Enter the email address you’d like to use as your new Apple ID.
- Click continue.
Why was my Apple ID locked?
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.
What if I don’t have the same number for Apple ID?
On your iPhone, go to Settings → iCloud → Keychain and switch Keychain off then on again. Tap “Approve with Security Code”, tap “Forgot Code” and then tap “Reset”. Follow the instructions to reset iCloud keychain and create a new passcode. You will then be prompted to update to your new number.
Can your iCloud be a Gmail?
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.
Can my Apple ID be the same as my email address?
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. Be sure to check your email address regularly.
Is iCloud email more secure than Gmail?
Google definitely provides better security options than iCloud does. Neither company provides much in the way of detail on their various security protocols, although Google is definitely more forthcoming than the extremely secretive Apple. iCloud relies entirely on your Apple ID and password to protect your data.