1. iMore Question's Avatar
    I have a friend who has an iPad and she doesn't know her Apple ID. I am trying to retrieve it to provide support, but every time I use Apple's "Send me my ID", it sends an email to change the *password*. I have been to several Apple websites (all promising to send the ID, but only delivering a change password option) and over a dozen different Google searches.

    So, my question is, how do I get Apple to send her what the actual Apple ID is? I couldn't care two bits about changing the password (yet).
    09-17-2014 08:24 PM
  2. Just_Me_D's Avatar
    1. Go to appleid.apple.com

    2. Select "Find Your Apple ID".

    How do I retrieve Apple ID (only)-screen-shot-2014-09-18-2.49.10-pm.png

    3. Fill out the form and then select "Next".

    How do I retrieve Apple ID (only)-screen-shot-2014-09-18-2.49.36-pm.png
    09-18-2014 02:53 PM
  3. justplainjoe's Avatar
    1. Go to appleid.apple.com

    2. Select "Find Your Apple ID".
    Right. And thanks for that reply (truly). However, that link does *not* tell a person what their Apple ID is. The email it sends *only* allows the user to change their password. It doesn't provide any information indicating the actual Apple ID. That's fine if you want a password change. But if a user wants to find out what (in this case) she used as an Apple ID originally, the link does not provide it.
    09-18-2014 04:10 PM

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 08-01-2015, 03:05 PM
  2. How do I enable full screen photos for incoming caller ID?
    By TRICKorDEVICE in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-18-2014, 05:00 PM
  3. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 09-18-2014, 03:50 PM
  4. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-18-2014, 02:39 PM
  5. How to switch from Android to iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 09-18-2014, 10:51 AM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD