New Delhi: Apple ID is Apple’s version of Google account that is needed practically everywhere. Apple device owners must enter their Apple ID data practically every time they use their device, from purchasing a new software to accessing their iCloud account to making Apple Music payments.
One might think that using an Apple ID password regularly would make it memorable. However, you have a tendency to forget your Apple ID password. If you find yourself in this situation, here is a step-by-step instruction to reset your Apple ID password.
How to Reset Your Apple ID Password on iPhone, iPad
Step 1: On your iPhone or iPad, go to the Settings app and open it.
Step 2: Now tap your name at the top of the screen, then choose Password & Security.
Step 3: Then choose Change Password from the drop-down menu.
Step 4: If you are signed in to iCloud and have Passcode enabled, you will be requested to enter your device’s passcode.
Step 5: To change your password, follow the on-screen instructions.
How to Reset Your Apple ID Password on Mac or MacBook
Here’s how to reset your Apple ID if you have a Mac PC or MacBook laptop.
Step 1: To begin, go to the Apple menu at the top of the screen.
Step 2: Then go to System Preferences and select Apple ID from the drop-down menu.
Step 3: Then choose Password & Security from the drop-down menu.
Step 4: If your Apple ID password is requested, select “Forgot Apple ID or password” and follow the onscreen instructions.
Step 5: Now select Change Password from the drop-down menu.
Step 6: Now type the password you use to open your Mac, and you’re done.
However, if you are unable to change or reset your Apple ID password, there is another way to reset your Apple ID password. Now all you have to do is follow the steps given below.
Step 1: Visit iforgot.apple.com to recover your password.
Step 2: Now you need to enter your Apple ID.
Step 3: Then choose the option to reset your password, then choose the option to continue.
Step 4: Choose how you want to answer your security questions. After that, you will receive an email with all the information. You can also type your recovery code.
Step 5: Finally, reset your password by following the onscreen instructions.