Creating an Apple ID
An Apple ID is essential for downloading apps and books. Your Apple ID can also be used as an iCloud account which grants you access to 5 GB of cloud storage and grants access to features like Find My iPad.
How to Create your Apple ID
There are two ways to create an Apple ID, with or without a credit card.
- With Credit Card attached: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204316
- Without Credit Card attached: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204034
iBooks can still be purchased without a credit card attached by using an iTunes gift card
- How to load iTunes gift cards: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT202644
- iTunes gift cards can be purchased through the SCRIP program which benefits McT or at many local retailers.
Managed Apple IDs are Apple IDs created through the school that have limited functionality. These cannot be used for purchases or any of the following:
The user can’t access the following services:
Managed Apple IDs are available upon request through the school. Email Mr. Fancher at [email protected]