Question: Why Does My Old Apple ID Keep Coming Up?

Can you erase an iPad without the Apple ID password?

For users who forget their Apple ID password, is it possible to wipe an iPad without remembering the Apple ID password.

The answer is YES.

You can make your iPad run into DFU mode (Device Firmware Update) and use iTunes to do a factory reset..

How do I recover my Apple ID and password?

Go to your Apple ID account page and click “Forgot Apple ID or password.” Enter your Apple ID, select the option to reset your password, then choose Continue. Did you forget your Apple ID? Choose a trusted device.* We’ll send your device a verification code.

How do I get rid of an old Apple ID?

Delete your Apple ID from your computerOpen iTunes on the Mac.Choose Store > View Account.Enter your password.Click Manage Devices under iTunes in the Cloud.Click Remove next to each device associated with your account.Click Done.Choose Store > Deauthorize This Computer.

Why does a different Apple ID keep popping up?

If it is when updating apps (or installing them) this means that you have an app that was purchased or downloaded with a different Apple ID then yours. You just need to delete the app and re-download it with your Apple ID that you are logged in with.

How do I stop my old Apple ID from popping up?

Tap Settings > iCloud on your iOS device. Scroll down and tap Sign Out, then tap Sign Out to confirm. If you’re using iOS 7 or earlier, tap Delete Account, then tap Delete to confirm. Tap Keep on My [Device] or Delete from My [Device], and enter the password for your Apple ID.

How do I get rid of an old Apple ID on my iPad?

How to remove your Apple ID from an iPadLaunch the Settings app and tap on your name or image at the top-left of the screen.Tap the “iTunes & App Store” tab.Tap the Apple ID tab at the top of the screen.Tap “View Apple ID” in the popup window and, if prompted, enter your password.Tap “Remove this Device” near the bottom of the page.More items…•