Apple ID

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26 January 2022

Who has access to my Apple devices and accounts?

Apple boasts that it attaches great importance to user privacy and protection. At the same time, great importance is also attached to digital networking in the family and among friends. The […]
26 January 2022

iCloud Failure - Re-login with Apple ID may be required

Apple's iCloud services went down last night, so you may need to log in again today. As the Apple system status shows, from 0:15 a.m. there were problems with the iCloud backup, with iCloud Mail, […]
12 January 2022
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Forgot your Apple ID password? How to remove the Apple ID anyway (sponsor)

If you change your Apple ID password regularly, as is actually recommended, it sometimes happens that you mix up the new and old passwords and end up with a locked iPhone […]
27 February 2021
Book tip: iCloud and Apple ID from Anton Ochsenkühn

Book tip: "iCloud & Apple-ID" by Anton Ochsenkühn

I have to admit, the new edition of Anton Ochsenkühn's book about iCloud and the Apple ID is just what I'm looking for. I basically know what iCloud does and what you need an Apple ID for, but [...]
3 January 2018

Help: Forgot your iCloud password or Apple ID password?

If you have forgotten the iCloud password or don't remember your Apple ID, then access to Apple's services from your PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android device and so on is not impossible, but it is more difficult. Because […]
3 November 2017
Change Apple ID, change, use with a different address

Instructions: Change the email address of the Apple ID

If you want to change the email address of your Apple ID, then you've come to the right place. In the following I have summarized instructions for you, with the help of which you can change your Apple ID step by step on the Mac [...]
6 October 2017
The Mac App Store is bad and coupon codes cannot be redeemed? Then the Apple ID may help log out and log in.

Solution: Mac App Store promo code or voucher code cannot be redeemed

A few days ago, Stefan asked me why he couldn't redeem a voucher code or promo code in the Mac App Store on his Mac. These codes are usually used to download a normally paid app for free [...]
31 July 2017
Apple Music is Apple's music streaming service, which is usually billed on a monthly basis (Image:

Switch Apple Music to an annual subscription and save costs for two months

Apple recently changed its internal billing so that instead of the mandatory monthly Apple Music subscription (for normal mortals EUR 9,99 per month), you can switch to an annual subscription. For the annual subscription [...]