Apple® iPad® - iCloud® - Add a Family Member

Note Notes:

  • Family Sharing allows up to 6 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 assistance setting up Family Sharing, refer to Set Up Family Sharing.
  • For info on Family Sharing and Kids, refer to Family Sharing and Apple IDs for Kids.
  • Family Sharing requires software version iOS 8 or higher. To determine Device Software Version, refer to View Software Version.


  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap your Apple profile (along the top).
    Note If prompted, enter the Apple ID and password then tap Sign In.
    Apple ID
  3. Tap Add Family Member.
  4. Enter the family member's name or email address then tap Next.
  5. Enter the security code of the credit card that is associated with the family organizer's iCloud account then tap Next.


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