How do I change my Apple ID to a new email address?

How to change your Apple ID to a different email address

  1. Go to and sign in.
  2. In the Sign-In and Security section, choose Apple ID.
  3. Enter the email address that you want to use as your Apple ID.
  4. Choose Change Apple ID.

Do I have to change my Apple ID if I change my email address?

If you get a new email address or lose access to an old one, you should change your Apple ID to protect your account. The updated email address will be your login email for your iPhone, iPad, or mac, as well as other Apple services like iTunes, the App Store, and iCloud.

Can I change my primary Apple email address?

Go to and click ‘Manage your Apple ID’. Sign in with the current ID. Where it says ‘Apple ID and primary email address’ and gives your current ID email address, click ‘edit’. Enter your new address and click ‘Save changes’.

How do I change my Apple ID without an old email?

Apple lets you change your Apple ID address without having access to the original email within iOS. Fortunately, as log as you can still log into your Apple ID account at, you can change your email address, thus changing the Apple ID login to that new address.

Can I merge two Apple IDs?

Can I Merge Two Apple IDs. Unfortunately, the answer is NO. Since Apple has released the iCloud service, it has never allowed users to merge two Apple IDs into one. It means if you want to seek help from Apple support, that would be impossible.

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What happens if I change my Apple ID?

Changing your Apple ID will not cause you to lose contacts. If you don’t already have an Apple ID, create one now at Then, on your iPhone, go to Settings > iCloud, and delete the account. Make sure to choose to ‘keep on this iPhone’ when prompted.

Why does my Apple ID still show my old email?

Answer: A: Try signing out of Settings/Your Name (scroll to the bottom) and then sign in with the new email address. If you have changed your ID, have you followed the steps in this article? Make sure you turn of Find My Phone before signing out of the old ID.

Why can’t I change my Apple ID email address?

‚ÄčAs such, unfortunately currently it is not possible to change an Apple ID’s name/primary email from a third party email address to an iCloud email address (i.e. to the same iCloud email address that is already associated with/an alias for that Apple ID).

Will making a new Apple ID delete everything?

Can you create a new Apple ID and keep everything? When you create a new Apple ID, all previous purchases are lost. If you have an email address and your old Apple ID, you can change the ID or keep the original one.

Can I transfer data from one Apple ID to another?

To transfer data from one Apple ID to another Apple ID, you can first save your data from old account on iPhone and then sync them to new account.

Can I transfer everything from one Apple ID to another?

If you have a computer, you can utilize to transfer data from one Apple ID to another. Visit and sign in to Apple account A. Choose Contacts, Calendars or other options (Here we choose Contacts.) > Preview and select the items you need and save them to computer.