Apple® iPhone® 4s - iCloud® - Set Up Family Sharing

Note Notes:

  • Family Sharing allows up to six people in your family to share each other's iTunes, iBooks and App Store purchases without sharing accounts. Pay for family purchases with the same credit card.
  • For additional information, refer to Apple article: # HT201060 - Family Sharing.
  • Family Sharing requires software version iOS 8. To determine Device Software Version, refer to View Software Version.
  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings > iCloud.
  2. If applicable, enter the Apple ID and password then tap Sign In.
  3. If prompted to merge, tap Merge.
  4. If prompted to allow iCloud to use the location of your iPhone, tap an option:
    • Don't Allow
    • OK
  5. Tap Set Up Family Sharing.
  6. Tap Get Started.
  7. Tap Continue.
  8. Tap Continue.
  9. Tap Continue.
  10. Tap Share your Location.
  11. To add a family member, tap Add Family Member.
  12. Enter the family member's name or email address then tap Next.
  13. Enter the security code of the credit card that is associated with the family organizer's iCloud account then tap Next.
  14. If prompted select the option:
    • Ask this Person to Enter Password
    • Send an Invitation
  15. If prompted, enter the password then tap Next.
  16. If prompted, tap Share Your Location.