Different iCloud and iTunes account??

Discussion in 'iPad OS' started by juniorgolf18, Oct 21, 2011.

  1. juniorgolf18
    Offline

    juniorgolf18 iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2011
    Messages:
    44
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    I hesitated upgrading my iPad2 to iOS 5 cause I didn't want iMessages streaming to other devices on our iTunes account which we (family) all share and sync on. So I finally pulled the trigger and upgraded my iPad, went smoothly and fast, so when I started the iPad setup walkthrough I got to the question about iCloud account.

    It asked me if I wanted to use existing Apple id or new one - I picked new one, used another email address I have and went through the process. Checked settings when I finished and under iCloud it has the new account and under messsages it has send messages to the new email only. Ok so far...

    Now, I am doing a backup on iCloud, the first one, but noticed under my app store icon there was a "3" for updates so I go in there and I clicked to do the updates and I hit update all and itunes login popped up and since these apps were purchased under the old ID, I put the old one in and they updated normally - all at the same time iCloud is backing up to the NEW apple id? Is that possible???

    To have iCloud on one apple id and go into app store and use the old ID for app updates etc?? If so, great...!
  2. DefBref
    Offline

    DefBref iPad Junkie

    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2011
    Messages:
    978
    Thanks Received:
    53
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Egremont
    Ratings:
    +53 / 0
    • Like Like x 1
  3. juniorgolf18
    Offline

    juniorgolf18 iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2011
    Messages:
    44
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
  4. twerppoet
    Offline

    twerppoet iPad Legend

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2011
    Messages:
    16,860
    Thanks Received:
    2,240
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Walla Walla, WA
    Ratings:
    +2,677 / 1
    Stollen for my collection. Thanks. :D

Share This Page

Search tags for this page
can i add an old itunes acct to an itunes cloud
,
can i have a different icloud account for my iphone and ipad
,
can i have a different itunes and icloud password
,
can icloud and itunes account be different
,
can my icloud account be the same as my itunes account
,
does itunes and icloud have different passwords
,
does my icloud have to be my itunes account login
,
how can i separate icloud accounts
,
i want to share i tunes account with daughter but have different icloud accounts
,
icloud account different from itunes account
,

icloud account different than itunes account

,
icloud account is different from itunes
,
icloud and itunes passwords are different
,
icloud email different than itunes
,
ipad different itunes icloud accounts
,
iphone icloud account different than app store account
,
itune account different than icloud
,
log in on different icloud account
,
my icloud email & my itunes email are different. i want them to be the same
,
one email different password for itunes and icloud accounts