How easily can a lost Apple ID Password be retrieved?
If you are using an iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple Earphone or Apple Watch, you must have an Apple ID. Every ID is created with a set of login information. If any of the login information is lost or forgotten, the ID turns valueless. Are you one of them who have lost or forgotten their credentials? No need to get any panic if any of your account credentials like the all-important password is lost, forgotten, or hacked. We have come with two mind-blowing ways of Apple ID password reset.
Apple ID Password Recovery using the account page
- Open Login page of Apple.
- Go to the center of the page.
- Click on [Forgot Apple ID or Password].
- You will be redirected to a new page.
- Enter your Apple ID or the email address associated with the concerned account.
- Select [I need to reset my password] after you have clicked on [Continue].
- Choose in which way you want to reset your password.
You can complete your Apple ID password reset through email or through answering the security questions. The recovery instructions will be sent to your primary email address if you prefer the first – recovery through email. In the second option – recovery through security questions – you will have to confirm your birthday and answer the above-mentioned questions. Hence, you will be able to create a new password.
Apple ID Password Reset using Account Recovery
Apple ID password reset using account recovery takes a few days but it is ideal for those situations when the trusted iOS device has been lost or stolen. It is instrumental in denying access to anyone trying to impersonate you. See an option to Request Account Recovery for initiating the recovery process. Here you need to enter a number which is available for collecting the verification code. A confirmation will be sent to you once your request is received. To move forward, you will need to enter the sent verification code. The Apple authorities will reach you via a text or a phone call. Go to iforgot.apple.com and enter your Apple ID again. Please confirm the number which you used earlier. An Account Recovery code will be sent to you via a text or phone call. Your job is to enter it on iForgot. Hit [Continue] and you will be taken to a new page which will ask you to make a new password. Before you make your sign in, you are supposed to verify your trusted phone number.