So, have you changed your iTunes / iCloud password recently? On a scale of one to ten, how strong is your iTunes Password? Here’s how to change your password and keep your data safe online.
As the new year kicks off, now is a great time to exercise good computer and online hygiene. And being that so many of us store much of our digital life on Apple servers, today I will be explaining how to change your iTunes / iCloud Apple ID password.
So, have you changed your iTunes / iCloud password recently? On a scale of one to ten, how strong is your iTunes Password? If you have a strong, unique iTunes password with two-factor authentication enabled, you’re in good shape. If not, follow the steps below to change your password today.
How to Change Your Apple ID iTunes and iCloud Password
1 – Login to iCloud.com account using an existing Apple ID:
2 – Click on Settings or navigate to https://www.icloud.com/#settings.
3 – Click on Manage under Apple ID.
4 – You will have to log in to the Apple ID site with your current Apple ID credentials.
5 – Under Security, click Change Password…
6 – If you don’t have security questions set or if you can’t remember them, you will need to reset them. You will need to enter your existing Apple ID password again.
7 – Enter security question responses that you will remember.
8 – Answer the security questions that you just set.
9 – You can now reset your password! It requires 8 or more characters, both upper and lowercase letters, and at least one number.