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Apple ID Password

To change your Apple ID password, visit Apple’s website and log in to your account. Once you change your password, you will need to update the password on all your devices that have the password stored, i.e. iCloud on your Mac or Windows computer, iPad and iPhone.

  • Visit appleid.apple.com
  • Click MANAGE YOUR APPLE ID
  • Enter your Apple ID. This is typically your primary email address.
  • Enter your existing password
  • Click SIGN IN
  • On the left panel, click PASSWORD AND SECURITY
  • Answer the security questions
  • Click CONTINUE
  • Click CHANGE PASSWORD
  • For the Old Password, enter your existing password
  • For the New Password, enter a new password. Refer to Online Account Security for tips on creating strong passwords.
  • For Confirm password, enter your new password again
  • Click CHANGE PASSWORD
  • When finished, log out of your account by clicking SIGN OUT (top right corner)

Important Note

When you change your Apple ID password, you will need to update the password for the following:

  • iCloud on a Mac computer: open System Preferences
  • iCloud Control Panel on a Windows computer: open Windows Start Menu
  • iPad: tap Settings App > iCloud
  • iPhone: tap Settings App > iCloud
  • iTunes: click iTunes Store