If you have an iPhone, your Apple ID will be used as a default for that iPhone. Therefore you can change the password of your Apple ID from your iPhone only. Here we show you simple steps on how you can change your Apple ID password from you iPhone.
WHY RESET APPLE ID PASSWORD?
Here are some of the reasons why you should change or reset the Apple ID password:-
- SECURITY- Your Apple ID is used not just for identity identification but also as payment identification. Therefore, you should sometimes reset or change your Apple ID from time to time.
- CHANGING PHONES – If you are changing phones, it is advisable you change your Apple ID password as well. This is to avoid any security breach that may affect you later on.
So, if you are interested to learn how to reset your Apple ID password, here are the steps:-
In your iPhone, go to “Settings”
At Settings, go to your Apple ID settings here
At the Apple ID settings, tap at “ Password & Security” here
At “ Password & Security”, tap at “ Change password “here
Enter your iPhone passcode to proceed
Type in your new password here
So, there you have it – simple steps on how you can change or reset your Apple ID password in simple steps. Please leave us a comment below on how often you change your Apple ID password.
If you forgot your Apple ID, you can always reset your Apple ID at icloud.com.Here are our previous article on how to reset your Apple ID if you forgot your password.