Apple® iPhone® 4 - Create an Apple ID

Note You can also create an ID by visiting the Create Your Apple ID website.

  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings > iCloud > Get a Free Apple ID.
    Note The option to create a new Apple ID shows only when not logged in with an existing ID.
  2. Using the dial, enter your birthdate then tap Next.
  3. Enter your first and last name in the spaces provided then tap Next.
  4. From the 'Email Address' screen, tap Use your current email address.
  5. Enter the appropriate info (email address, password) into the required fields.
    Note The email address entered becomes the Apple ID.
    Note Password must be at least 8 characters, including a number and an uppercase and lowercase letter.
  6. From the 'Security Questions' screens, tap Question, choose a question then enter an answer.
    Note Select a question and answer for all available fields.
  7. Tap Next.
  8. To continue, review the License Agreement then tap Agree (located in the lower-right).
  9. To confirm, tap Agree.
    Note An email with verification steps is sent to the address chosen as the Apple ID.
    Note For additional setup info, see Change iCloud feature settings.

Note For more info, refer to Frequently asked questions about Apple ID.