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    Default I need to create a mobileme account?

    So my fiancÚ and I share an Apple ID for purchases. We wanted separate iCloud accounts so she went ahead and created a whole new Apple ID for iCloud. Now when she goes into settings/iCloud and turns mail on it saying she needs to make an @me address?

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    It's free, so just create one.


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    Quote Originally Posted by verwon View Post
    It's free, so just create one.


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    Ive tried lol. I go to setting then mail and add mm acoount but I keep getting this message? Im so confused lol.

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    That is odd. Are you creating it with a new username, or trying to use an old one?


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    Sign out of your aol account then create a new @me.com address for iCloud. If you are using the aol account for your iTunes purchases just sign in to that in the store section. They can be separate.
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    It's a new Apple ID that she had just set up to use for iCloud. Her Apple ID and iCloud email is the same.

    Right now she is signed in with the Apple ID that we are sharing which is a different @aol email account.


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    Yeah, but it should be a me.com addy.


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    Quote Originally Posted by verwon View Post
    Yeah, but it should be a me.com addy.


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    We finally got it figured out. What I had to do was go into iCloud instead of MobileMe and set it up. I never would have thought of that since she already had an iCloud account. Weird I know but hey its up and running lol.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ICON5o2 View Post
    We finally got it figured out. What I had to do was go into iCloud instead of MobileMe and set it up. I never would have thought of that since she already had an iCloud account. Weird I know but hey its up and running lol.
    Well, whatever works! Glad you figured it out.


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    Default Re: I need to create a mobileme account?

    i need to create a mobile Me account.
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    Default Re: I need to create a mobileme account?

    Quote Originally Posted by sirdeeq09 View Post
    i need to create a mobile Me account.
    No, you don't. Everything is iCloud now - MobileMe has been discontinued.
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