Apple developers thought that an iPhone account would be created when the gadget was activated. However, when setting up a smartphone for the first time, users often skip this step for one reason. device requires plastic card data. Russian users, accustomed to suspect fraud in everything, are pulling with the creation of Apple ID, trying to find a way to do without a card.
There are several options on how to register an iPhone “account”. among them there is one where you do not need to enter credit card information.
Why do I need an iPhone account?
Without Apple ID the user will not be able to:
About the full use of iPhone without Apple ID out of the question. The legendary versatility of this smartphone is due to the huge amount of heterogeneous software available in the AppStore. iPhone no apps. just a stylish and high-quality assembled gadget, but by no means not multitool, able to cope with any task.
How to create a new account via iTunes?
If you haven’t iTunes, You should start by downloading the latest version of this program from Apple’s official website. Once you download and install the media combine, proceed as follows:
Step 1. Open Aytuns and click on the tab “Account»In the horizontal menu above.
Step 2. Select “To come in…".
Step 3. In the window that appears, click "Create New Apple ID".
Step 4. You will be on the welcome page iTunes Store. here you need to click on the blue button "Proceed".
Step 5. At this point you need to read a document called “Apple Multimedia Terms and Conditions"And tick"I got acquainted. ".
If you do not confirm the fact of familiarization, registration will fail.
Unable to read Apple immediately you should use the link "Print version". An HTML document will appear in the browser, which should be printed in order to familiarize yourself with it as soon as free time appears.
After confirming that you have read the conditions, click "To accept".
Step 6. Fill out the form. you must enter the following data:
- E-mail address. It’s important that the address is valid and that you have access to it. If desired, you can specify an additional mailing address.
- Date of Birth. By date, you must be over 21 years old. otherwise you will not be able to acquire content and software in the AppStore and iTunes Store.
- Invented password. The password requirements for an Apple account are very strict: it must contain numbers, lowercase and uppercase letters. Plus, one character cannot be repeated three times in a row.
Also, the user will have to answer three questions. for example, what was the name of a childhood best friend. This measure is necessary to ensure the security of your account.
Step 7 Unsubscribe if you do not want to receive information about the products of the "apple" company and the release of films and music to your inbox. To do this, uncheck the boxes opposite the "Recommendations and information.".
Then click "Proceed".
Step 8. Select a payment method for purchases and enter the necessary details. note that indicating your credit card details in iTunes in no way poses a threat to your well-being. Money will only be debited if you purchase content or software, and only with your consent.
If you have chosen a plastic card as a payment method, you will have to enter its number, expiration date, and also CVC2. the security code on the back. If you prefer the option "Mobile phone", It is enough to indicate the cell number and confirm it via SMS.
Step 9. Fill in the fields of the block "Billing Address". You must specify:
- Surname and first name.
- Code and name of the city.
- Street of residence and zip code.
- Contact phone number.
- The form of appeal ("mr" or "Ms.").
Once you fill in the required fields, click "Create Apple ID". You will see a window sending you to the mail.
Step 10. In the mailbox you will find the following letter:
You should click "Confirm Address", After which you can assume that Apple ID successfully formed.
How to create an Apple ID without a PC?
You will be able to create an Apple account without a computer, however, in this case, you need the device to be connected to 3G or Wi-Fi. With access to the Internet, proceed as follows:
Step 1. IN "Settings»IPhone, find the section“iTunes Store, App Store"And go into it.
Step 2. Click on the button “Create New Apple ID".
Step 3. On the next screen you will see a list of countries. Russia is selected by default. Without changing anything, click "Further".
Step 4. You should read the document titled “Apple Multimedia Terms and Conditions". The document is quite capacious. on the iPhone it turns out 29 pages in small print; that is why most users neglect to read it.
One way or another, confirm that you read "Provisions"And agree to the conditions, have to. To do this, click "To accept»In the lower right corner and then click on the button of the same name in the window that appears.
If you want to read the conditions, but not from the phone screen, but from paper, use the "Send by e-mail" link. From e-mail you can print the document.
Step 5. Fill in the form. You will have to enter the same data as when registering an account in iTunes. e-mail, password, date of birth, questions and answers necessary to ensure security.
If you don’t want to subscribe to news about Apple services, applications and content, switch the sliders at the bottom to the inactive position.
Then click "Further".
Step 6. Select a payment method and enter your payment details. The same data is required as when registering through iTunes.
After you indicate the required information, click on "Further".
Step 7. Go to the e-mail address indicated during registration Apple ID, and press "Confirm Address".
Account creation Apple ID in the “Settings” of the device and registration through iTunes. similar procedures: in both cases the same information is required.
Then click "Create Apple ID".
Next, you need to act in exactly the same way as when creating the "account" through "Settings".
How to create an account on iPhone without a credit card?
At least one way to create Apple ID without a "credit card" is. If you do not wish to share payment details with Apple, proceed as follows:
Step 1. Go to iTunes and select "Programs".
Step 2. Find free application (any) on the main page and click on its icon.
Step 3. After the description of the application opens, click "Download".
Step 4. In the window that appears, tap on the "Create New Apple ID"- so you start the process of forming an account.
Continue to register in the usual manner until the moment when you need to determine the payment method.
Step 7. On the page "Specify a payment method"Instead of a bank card, select"Not".
With this choice, you will be spared the need to enter payment details. However, the numerous fields of the block "Billing Address»You still have to fill.
Create Apple ID it is possible both with a PC and without it. However, if you use a computer and iTunes, less time will be spent. you will have to type enough, and it is more convenient to do this on the PC keyboard.
In addition, when registering from a computer, you will be able to do without specifying the details of the selected payment method. This is important because many domestic users of Apple technology are suspicious of the requirement to leave the card data.