1. iMore Question's Avatar
    My son accidentally inputted the wrong email address when setting up his iPad. I tried to reset it because I thought it was connected to my Apple ID but it turns out that he didn't put the last two digits in my email address so his iPad is connects to another email address. How can I totally erase that email address from the iPad.
    01-16-2016 06:14 PM
  2. Garz's Avatar
    Well for him to connect it to another Apple ID, he knew that password. That wasn't a mistake. You can't remove it and that's a feature to protect against stolen devices. You have a paperweight unless you know that password.
    01-16-2016 06:40 PM
  3. robertk328's Avatar
    Not 100% sure what you are asking but I'll try:

    - Settings -> iCloud -- make sure this is the account you want.
    - Settings -> Mail Contacts and Calendars -- make sure if an iCloud account is listed here it is the one you want

    You'll need the existing password if you have to change it.

    Hope that helps
    Last edited by robertk328; 01-16-2016 at 08:23 PM.
    01-16-2016 06:40 PM
  4. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    You can change the email address if you know the password and security questions. I changed mine a couple years ago.
    01-16-2016 07:41 PM

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