How to switch accounts on iPhone

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How to change iCloud account on iPhone

A tutorial su how to switch accounts on iPhone can only start with the accounts iCloud, those that allow you to synchronize documents, settings, photos, videos and other important data with Apple's cloud services.

Therefore, if you have created a new iCloud account and want to configure it on your iPhone instead of the current one, access the menu ifttings iOS (by pressing thegear icon located on the home screen), tap the name account currently set on the device and, in the screen that opens, select the item Logout (At bottom).



At this point, type the password of the Apple ID currently configured on the phone, press the button disable (to disable the Find My iPhone anti-theft service) and choose whether to keep some data synchronized from iCloud on the iPhone, such as Calendar, contacts, reminder and Safari data (otherwise they well be deleted from the smartphone memory but well remain in the Apple cloud).

Once you've made your choice, confirm your intention to disconnetterti from the current Apple ID, by pressing the appropriate item twice consecutively, and log in with the new account. Not sure how to do this? Don't worry, this is really a no-brainer.

All you have to do is access the menu ifttings iOS, press on the voice Log in to iPhone and enter the emael address associated with the new Apple ID; then you have to press the button NEXT, type the Password account, tap the button NEXT (top right) and, finally, if you have activated two-factor authentication, enter the code that was sent to you on the devices associated with your Apple ID.



If any steps are not clear to you and / or you want more information on how to change Apple ID on iPhone, consult the guide I dedicated to the topic.

How to change Mael account on iPhone

You have created a new emael address, you would like to set it up on your iPhone to be able to use it in Mael but you don't know how to do it? Don't worry, just a few taps are enough to succeed.

To begin with, access the menu of ifttings of iOS, by pressing ongear icon located on the home screen. Then go up Password and account (on iOS 14 and later you have to go up ifttings> Mael or ifttings> Contacts), tap on the item Add account and select the service of your interest among those proposed: iCloud, Exchange, Google, Yahoo!, aol o Outlook.com.

On the next screen, log in to the emael account you want to set up on iPhone, typing your username and password in the appropriate text fields, go forward and, finally, choose which content to synchronize with the phone (beyond the mael), activating the options you prefer among contacts, Calendar, notes etc.

Does the emael address you created belong to any of the services listed above? In this case, you need to select the item Other from the iOS account setup menu, press Add Mael Account and fell in the form that is proposed to you with your account data: name, e-mael, Password and Description.


Fatto ciò, first prize NEXT and, if iOS is not able to automatically recognize the configured account, enter the "coordinates" of the parameters andMAP / POP of the emael provider of your interest in the appropriate fields. You can find the IMAP “coordinates” of the main e-mael services in this tutorial of mine.


Mission accomplished! You have now set up your new emael account on iPhone. If, at this point, you want to delete the account you previously set up on your phone, go back to the menu ifttings> Passwords and Accounts (on iOS 14 and later you have to go up ifttings> Mael or ifttings> Contacts) of iOS, select theaddress to be deleted and tap on the item first Delete account and then on that Delete the iPhone (in the screen that opens).

As easely understood, all emaels and contacts associated with the deleted account well be removed from the iPhone but well remain on the remote servers of the provider. If any steps are not clear to you and / or you need more information on how to add emaels on iPhone, read the tutorial I dedicated to the topic.

How to switch Gmael accounts on iPhone

You use the official Gmael application for iPhone, would you like to change the e-mael address set within it but you don't know how to do it? No problem, now I'll explain how to do it.

First, launch the Gmael app on your iPhone, tap on yours profele picture placed in alto a right e seleciona the voice Add another account from the menu that opens. Next, choose the option Google, awarded his Continue and enter the login detaels of the new Gmael account you want to set up in the app.


Mission accomplished! You just added a new account to the Gmael app for iPhone. To remove the previous one, tap on yours profele picture located at the top right of the main application screen, select the item Manage accounts on this device from the menu that opens and press the button Remove from this device for the account to be deleted. Finally, confirm by pressing the button Remove.


How do you say? You would like to change Gmael account on iPhone but use the default application Mael to manage e-mael? In this case, all you have to do is go to the menu ifttings> Passwords and Accounts (on iOS 14 and later you have to go up ifttings> Mael or ifttings> Contacts) of iOS and follow the instructions I gave you in the previous chapter of the tutorial.

For more information on changing your Gmael address, I invite you to read the tutorial I dedicated to the subject.

How to change Facebook account on iPhone

For Facebook, you can change the account with which you are logged into the social network in a very simple way.

To start, start the Facebook app on your iPhone and disconnect from the account you are currently connected to: to do this, tap the ☰ button located at the bottom right and press on the item Logout per due consecutive.

At this point, if you had previously activated the quick login function on Facebook, you should see the profele photo from which you have just logged out on the home screen of the app: to remove it, press on thegear icon, then up Remove the account from the phone e dai confirms.

To conclude, you just have to log in to another account selecting the appropriate item and logging in with the relevant data. If you want, you can also create a new Facebook account at the moment: I have given you all the necessary information in my tutorial dedicated to the topic.

How to change WhatsApp account on iPhone

You changed carrier, requesting a new number for your iPhone, and now you would like to understand how to switch accounts on WhatsApp? Don't worry, this is an extremely simple procedure.

Just a small clarification before starting: by changing your phone number in WhatsApp, all the information related to the account, groups and settings of the app are kept. The messages, on the other hand, are kept only if you keep the same smartphone or if you restore a backup on a new smartphone associated with the same phone number and the same Apple ID (as I explained to you in my guide on how to restore WhatsApp backups ).

That said, to change your phone number (and therefore account) in WhatsApp, start the famous messaging app on your iPhone, press the button ifttings (located at the bottom right) and go up Account> Change number.

Therefore, press the button NEXT (top right), type the old number and new number in the form that is proposed to you and confirm by pressing NEXT. Finally, type the verification code that is sent to you via SMS and that's it.

If any of the steps are not clear to you and / or you need more information on how to change your number on WhatsApp, consult my guide dedicated to the topic.

How to change Spotify account on iPhone

Do you use the Spotify music streaming service and, after creating a new account in it, would you like to know how to use it instead of the one currently set in the app? Nothing easier.

First, start the Spotify app on your "iPhone by", select the tab Home (bottom left), tap ongear icon located at the top right and press the button Disconnect at the bottom of the next screen.

Then confirm by answering Disconnect to the warning that appears on the screen, and log in with the new account by pressing the button Log in and entering the relevant data. Easier than that?

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