How long does it take to verify Apple ID?

by Alexis M.
How long does it take to verify Apple ID?

“It might take a few days—or longer—to regain access to your account, depending on what specific account information you can provide to verify your identity.” Thanks. That was the recovery process I started five days ago. I guess it takes a while..

How do I verify my Apple ID email?

Additional email addresses

  1. Sign in to
  2. Select Personal Information.
  3. Choose Reachable At, then select the Add button .
  4. Enter your additional email address.
  5. We’ll send a verification to that address.
  6. Enter the verification code and select Continue.

Does Apple ask you to verify account?

When you enter your Apple ID and password for the first time on a new device, we’ll ask you to verify your identity with a six-digit verification code. This code is displayed automatically on your other devices, or sent to a phone number you trust.

Can I use my Gmail account as Apple ID?

You will need to get another e-mail address to use as your Apple ID. You can use any email address for a new Apple ID. You can also change an existing Apple ID from one third-party address to another, like from to

Can I use Gmail for Apple ID?

You can use any email address for a new Apple ID. You can also change an existing Apple ID from one third-party address to another, like from to However, if your existing Apple ID is an, or address, you can’t change it to a third-party one.

Can I use any email address for Apple ID?

Answer: A: Any valid e-mail address can be used to set up a new Apple ID as long as the e-mail address isn’t already being used with an Apple ID as primary or rescue email. In fact it is recommended to use a non Apple email address to set up an Apple ID.

Why can’t I use my email address for Apple ID?

It’s pretty simple and I’m surprised Apple didn’t explain the reason. An email address that is already associated with an Apple ID cannot be used as an Apple ID. “Associated with” in this context means that the email address is not: already in use as an Apple ID.

How do you fix verification failed There was an error connecting to the Apple ID Server?

Open Settings, then iCloud. Select iCloud, then Password and Security. Click on Generate Verification Code. Enter this verification code into the iPhone with the error to fix it completely.

Why is it saying my account is disabled in the App Store? The most common reason an account has been disabled in the App Store and iTunes is you’ve entered the wrong password multiple times. Apple gives you a finite number of chances to enter the correct password before locking you out.

How can I activate my Apple ID?

Sign in on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  1. Open the Settings app.
  2. Tap Sign in to your [device].
  3. Enter your Apple ID and password.
  4. If prompted, enter the six-digit verification code sent to your trusted device or phone number and complete sign in.

What do you do when your Apple ID is not active?

“If you can’t sign in, reset your password, or receive verification codes, you can request account recovery to regain access to your account. Account recovery might take a few days or longer, depending on the specific account information you can provide to verify your identity.

How do I reactivate my Apple ID on the App Store?

Go to Settings > Your name > iTunes & App Store > Sign Out. After doing this, sign in again using the new password you have set on your Apple ID.

Why do I have to wait 13 days to reset my Apple ID password?

This is indicative of the account being locked for 8 hours from resetting the security information. The 13 days is the length of time for Account Recovery.

Why is my account being disabled?

Accounts may be disabled without the ability to download data for certain violations, including but not limited to: Valid legal requests. Account hijacking. Egregious content violations including child sexual abuse and exploitation and terrorist content.

How do I reset my Apple ID password without waiting 24 hours? Go to Apple’s IForgotAppleID website. Enter the username and use a recovery email or answer security questions to reset your password. If you use two-factor authentication, a Reset Password message appears on your trusted device. Follow the prompts to reset the password.

How long do I have to wait to reset my Apple ID password? Conclusion, Apple support siad that we can do nothing other than waiting for 13 days or remembering the password, sadly.

Why can I not reset my Apple ID password? If you can’t change or reset your password

  • Go to
  • Enter your Apple ID.
  • Select the option to reset your password, then choose Continue.
  • Choose to answer your security questions, get an email, or enter your Recovery Key.* Learn what to do if you don’t receive your verification or reset email.

Why does it take 24 hours to reset Apple ID?

For security reasons, it might take several days or longer before you can use your account again. We know this delay is inconvenient, but it’s important so that we can keep your account and information safe. Before you start the account recovery waiting period, try to reset your password.

How long will my Apple account be disabled?

It’s a security feature for Apple devices that when someone has entered the wrong passwords for multiple times, your Apple ID will be disabled. If you are in this situation, the best thing you can do is to wait 24 hours and try again. ▶ Frequently sign in & out the same account in different Apple devices.

How can I make my Apple ID restore faster?

You might also be able to speed up the account recovery process or reset your password immediately by verifying a six-digit code sent to your primary email address.”

How do I verify my Apple ID for app store?

When you tap on your Apple ID, a pop-up will appear on the center of the screen. Tap View Apple ID and enter your Apple ID password. Then, scroll down and tap on Subscriptions. If any of your subscriptions are unpaid, your iPhone will say “Verification Required” when you try to download a new app.

Does Apple suspend your account?

The message is a fake, an attempt to get your ID and password. Apple will never email you a message like this – if they do have to suspend your account they won’t email you, they will wait for you to find out. Real emails from Apple will always address you by name, not your email address or ‘Dear Customer’ or similar.

Will Apple lock my account?

Helpful answers. It’s phishing. In a message Apple will always address you by your real name, never by your email address or Dear Customer. Apple will never threaten to lock your account.

Which email is best for Apple ID?

The best email platforms for iPhone, iPad and Mac users in 2021

  • Apple iCloud Mail. Apple.
  • Gmail. Google.
  • POP3/IMAP. HostGator.
  • Microsoft 365 Mail. Microsoft.

Why does my email not work for Apple ID? If you find out that the email address you are trying to use as your primary Apple ID is already being used as a secondary email address for other Apple ID email, you need to remove that secondary email and use an email address that you are not already using. Open the Settings app on your iPhone.

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