Deleting an Apple account may be necessary in order to clean the iPad before selling or donating, as well as before returning it to a service center for repair. In addition, perhaps you just want to change the Apple ID on your device. But if you forgot your Apple ID and it is not possible to view it directly on the iPad, do not despair. We have selected for you several simple and effective ways to reset your Apple ID in cases where you remember the password for it and when the password is forgotten.
Method 1. How to remove Apple ID from iPad using device settings (device required)
The procedure for deleting an Apple account through the device settings is quite simple. To do this, the device must be in your hands, and you must remember the password from Apple ID.
Step 1. Go to “Settings”, go to the “iTunes Store and App Store”
Step 2. Click on your Apple ID and select “Logout”.
Step 3. After that, you can log in with a new account.
Method 2. How to remove Apple ID on iPad via Tenorshare 4uKey
Third-party utility Tenorshare 4uKey. A simple and effective solution to reset your Apple account on your iPad if you forget your Apple ID or don’t know the password for your account.
Step 1. Download the installation file for 4uKey from the official Tenorshare website. Install the program on your computer or Mac.
Step 2. Run the program on a PC / Mac, and then select “Remove Apple ID” in the right part of the program window.
Step 3. In the next window, click “Start”.
Step 4. If the “Find iPhone” function is disabled on your device, then after a few seconds the Apple ID will already be removed from the device. In this case, all data of your iPhone / iPad will be saved.
If the “Find iPhone” function on your device has been turned on, first of all you will need to reset the device settings (Settings. General. Reset. Reset all settings). After the device automatically reboots, the program will begin to delete your Apple ID.
After completing the account reset process, you can log in to another account or create a new one.
Method 3. How to remove Apple ID from iPad using Find iPad feature (both a device and a password are required)
In addition, you can also delete your Apple ID using the following steps using the Find iPad feature.
Step 1. Go to “Settings”. “Your Name”. “iCloud”. “Find iPad”.
Step 2. Here, disable the “Find iPad” function by moving the slider to the left for this. You will be required to enter your Apple ID password. Then select “Off.”
Step 3. After that, the Apple ID will be deleted from your device, and you can log in to another account or create a new one.
Method 4. How to find out Apple ID or Apple ID password through 4uKey-Password Manager
In a situation where you have forgotten your Apple ID or password, but resetting your account is not completely included in your plans, the excellent 4uKey-Password Manager utility will come to the rescue. Instead of deleting an account, this program will allow you to find forgotten data.
Step 1. Download the 4uKey-Password Manager program from the official website of the developer and install it on your computer.
Step 2. Run the program on the PC and connect your device to the computer using the USB cable.
Step 3. Select the “Start Scan” option to search for an Apple ID and password on the Apple device (the utility scans other passwords that are on the device and are not related to Apple ID).
Step 4. After completing the scanning process, the program will display a list of detected Apple IDs and other passwords for preview.
Step 5. With just one click you can export all passwords and Apple ID. Just select the “Export” option.
Step 6. Then select the required data storage format.
So, in our article we presented some good and effective solutions in a situation when the Apple ID on the iPad is forgotten. You can choose the method that suits you, depending on whether you just want to remember your Apple ID or permanently delete your old account. Share in the comments which method turned out to be the best for you!
Update 2020-04-10 / Update for iPad Problems and Solutions