“I forget my apple security answer, and I tried over and over again, but still got locked out of my apple id. I can’t buy anything on my apple id because I need to verify it. Please help me.”
Apple as you set up security questions for your Apple ID when setting up. These security questions are used to help you recover Apple ID account in case it is hijacked or you get locked out. For some reasons, you may hope to change these security questions or you forget the answer to the questions. Below we will introduce you something about Apple security questions.
How to Change Apple Security Questions
Apple allows you to change the security questions. Follow below steps to do it easily.
Step 1: Go to https://appleid.apple.com/
and sign in to your account.
Step 2: Click "Edit" in the security section and you will be asked to enter the current security questions you have.
Step 3: Click "Change Questions" and choose new questions.
Step 4: Add and verify an email address you will use to recover the account if lost.
How to Reset Apple Security questions
Sometimes, you may suffer the trouble that forget the answers to your Apple ID security questions. Then what you can do is reset Apple security questions. Use these steps to verify your identity, then reset security questions.
Step 1: Go to iforgot.apple.com
Step 2: Enter your Apple ID, then select Continue.
Step 3: Choose the option to reset your security questions, then select Continue.
Step 4: Enter your Apple ID password, then select Continue.
Step 5: Follow the onscreen steps to verify your identity. The information you’re asked to provide may vary based on your account details and other factors. If you don't get any options to verify your identity, you can't reset your security questions at this time.
Step 6: Choose new security questions and answers and select Continue.
To reset the Apple security questions, it is necessary to have a rescue e-mail. If you forget the e-mail or misspelled the rescue e-mail, you may be unable to get the link to reset them. Once you suffer from this trouble, you could turn to Apple support staff for help. When requesting to reset your Apple ID question, click on the "If you don't have a rescue email address" link to get help from Apple Support.
Something Need to Do Before Change or Reset Apple Security Questions
It is highly suggested that make the backup when you do something with your Apple ID. To easily and quickly create a full backup of all the data on your device, you need a backup tool that is much more convenient and better than Apple's iTunes and iCloud services. iRefone
is such the tool you need.
-It helps you to backup all data in your iOS device in readable format
-It supports to back up nearly 16+ kinds of data including messages, notes, contacts, photos, whatsapp, wechat and more.
-It also allows you to view data in iTunes
and iCloud backup.
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