Follow the steps on iTunes. If you continue to have issues, please contact our Account Security Team as outlined in this article: Thanks, Matt M. It reduces the time spent on the Phone. If you've forgotten it, there are a few ways to find it on your Mac. So, if you still plan to use Apple products: Remember your security question answers, and expect anyone who knows you from the past to get access to your account. I use 12-24 character, very complex passwords for every account.
I've just tested it on my account with no problems. Security has been such a hot topic lately, that I took the time to implement iCloud keychain, for every online account I can think of, and two-factor authentication, not just for Apple, but for Facebook, Dropbox, Twitter, and any other site that lets me do it. M just want to enjoy itunes music on my new phone and mac. When you want to save a zip file on your computer, Safari will unzip. We will secure your account from virus and threads. Hello minakamber, Thanks for the question. This problem can be very frustrating as you may be prevented from buying apps etc until you can answer your security questions correctly.
I lost 2 days trying to fix my problem! A shame that Apple would also adopt this approach. How am I supposed to know the answers to a thief?! Good luck with this technology who is making our life so difficult instead of make it simple!!! Safe from you using it? They are just not willing to help! You can also see our tips for choosing security questions for keeping your apple account secure. If so, follow this article to restore your iPhone, its the only way past the Passcode lock due to security reasons. Once Apple confirms your identity. Now release the Power button when Apple logo disappears and release the Home button when iTunes detects the iPhone in Recovery mode.
Don't give me the option to reset. Note that after you reset your password, you'll be asked to sign in again on the site — and on your devices — with your new password. Why would I contact them to reset something if I forgot it? I gave up and made a new account. Apple uses security questions as an authenticator to provide an extra security layer, so that your information is secure. On the other hand, it can help bypassing your screen locke if your forgot passcode. I try to switch on 2 factor login, cannot as it asks for security questions. And can't change the questions without the email.
So that you can view each of the processes running on the computer, and see how they affect the overall performance of your computer. I have the email address, I have the verified phone number, I have the phone, I know the password, but I forgot the answers to the security questions and hence I cannot log in to the account to accept the damn terms and conditions without which I cannot use the account. If you chose to answer security questions If you decided to answer security questions instead of receiving an email, follow these steps after clicking Continue in Step 7 above. You will need it if you want to sign in to iCloud on a new device, download content from iTunes or the app store and lots of other Apple-related actions. This is becoming a technical nightmare for me. Better yet, stay away from technology.
And you can't fix this online. If you forgot the security answers of your Apple device you can reset it by simply by following steps. Only Apple can help you to get back your Account. Make new account, very good helping. Stupid security, Stupid apple security genius.
I have the password, I have the email address. In fact, with Spotlight, you can search your Mac for anything. Even Apple Care support is asking you to answer security questions to reset them! As this program can fix your issue in a few minutes without special tech skills required. To do so, log in at and click on Password and Security. I guess you forgot your apple passcode.
Send reset security info email to. I have also answered the questions correctly, with the potential spelling differences. I was able to reset my security questions by calling Apple Support on the phone, provided I could remember at least one out of three. Apple takes security very seriously, as any reputable company should. We are contacting Apple directly and make sure you are ready for that easy questions. I need to reset my password I need to reset my security questions. I am facing the same issue.