Apple id Password Reset | Retriever Techniques for Apple ID Forgot Password

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For some reason, forgetting Apple id password is common among Apple users. Arguably because of the complexity of the password. The Apple id login is so important because it is linked to various important Apple’s services as such forgetting your password is a real problem.

Apple id password reset guide

Without  Apple ID username and password, you are able to use iMessage, FaceTime, Apple Music or the iTunes Store, or Tunes changes.

How to Reset Your Forgotten ID Password on the Web

It is natural to try all passwords ideas when you forget one. But the apple id password is unlike most because it is a mix of number, uppercase, and lowercase alphabets and symbol. My bet is if you sense you have forgotten it, it is far gone. So let’s proceed quickly to help you out.

(if you have two-factor authentication set up on your Apple ID, you might have a more straight forward approach):

  • Launch your browser and go to iforgot.apple.com.
  • Enter your Apple ID username in the required field
  • Then click Continue.
  • There are two options to reset Apple password: Firstly via the recovery email address in your account or responding to security questions.
  • Get an email option, check the email account displayed on the screen, then enter the verification code sent to the email.
  • Click Continue and Skip to step 7.
  • For the Answer security questions, enter your birthday and then answers to your security questions and click Continue.
  • Next, Enter your new password.
  • Finally, click Reset Password.

Resetting Your Apple ID Password with Two-Factor Authentication

Resetting your password if have two-factor authentication.

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  • Launch your browser and go to iforgot.apple.com.
  • Enter your Apple ID username in the required field
  • Next, confirm your phone number. input the number and click Continue.
  • On the trusted devices, a Reset Password will pop-up window appears.
  • Click or tap Allow and enter the device’s passcode.
  • Enter the new Apple ID password of choice, you will be required to enter it a second time for verification.
  • Tap Next to effect the change.

How to Reset Your Password in iTunes on a Mac

This is how to reset your password using a Mac. It can also be done via iTunes. Here’s how:

  • Launching iTunes app.
  • Next, Click the Account menu and then Sign In.
  • Click Forgot Apple ID or Password.
  • Enter your Apple ID as requested.
  • Fill in the computer user account password.
  • Enter the new password, and enter it a second time for verification.
  • Then click Continue.
  • If dual-factor authentication is enabled, enter your trusted phone number.
  • Click to select “Use a trusted phone number” or “Use another device”.
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Then follow the steps above on your trusted device to reset your password.