- How do I add a device to my Apple ID?
- What happens if I use the same Apple ID on two devices?
- Do I need a separate iCloud account for each device?
- How do I separate two devices with the same Apple ID?
- Can more than one device have the same Apple ID?
- Can you have the same iCloud on two phones?
- Can someone see my texts through iCloud?
- How do I use two iPhones on the same iCloud account?
- How does iCloud work with multiple devices?
- How many devices can be associated with an Apple ID?
How do I add a device to my Apple ID?
Add an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touchOn your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, go to Settings > [your name] > Find My.
If you’re asked to sign in, enter your Apple ID.
Tap Find My [device], then turn on Find My [device].Turn on any of the following:.
What happens if I use the same Apple ID on two devices?
You have to use iCloud for email, calendar and other personal information if you use the same Apple ID. If you use all the same information, same Apple ID and don’t use the cloud, you will have all of each other’s information on both phones. The phones will mirror any information synced with Apple ID.
Do I need a separate iCloud account for each device?
We recommend that you use the same Apple ID for all Apple services on your device—including the iTunes & App Stores and iCloud. Using multiple Apple IDs might be confusing and cause issues with accessing purchased content or using some services. If you have multiple Apple IDs, you can’t merge them.
How do I separate two devices with the same Apple ID?
Sign in with a different Apple ID to create your new account. Choose Merge to upload your data. Once you are on separate accounts, you can each go to icloud.com and delete the other person’s data from your account.
Can more than one device have the same Apple ID?
You can be signed into 10 devices/computers at the same time. Only 5 can be computers. Devices are meant to be used with a single Apple ID. You can sign into iCloud with one ID, the App Store/iTunes with another ID, and Messages/FaceTime with a 3rd ID.
Can you have the same iCloud on two phones?
The simple answer to that question is: Yes, you can. The tricky part is making sure the devices aren’t mirroring each other. For example, if you sign into two iPhones with your Apple ID, they will both have the same contact, calendar events, and even receive the same iMessages.
Can someone see my texts through iCloud?
You can view text messages on iCloud that you’ve received or sent to anyone on any synced device, at any time. As long as you have syncing turned on for each of your Apple devices, they will all be viewable in the Messages app, whether you’re using an iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or Mac.
How do I use two iPhones on the same iCloud account?
To do so, go to your iPhone Settings > Contacts > Accounts, and make sure both iPhones share the same iCloud account with regards to contacts (you can maintain separate iCloud accounts for all other services).
How does iCloud work with multiple devices?
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How many devices can be associated with an Apple ID?
ten devicesYou can have ten devices (no more than five computers) associated with your Apple ID for purchases at one time. When you try to associate another device that was previously associated, you might see a message that says, “This device is associated with another Apple ID.