How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad

If you want to learn how to remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad, then you have come to the right page. Here is the complete guide you’re looking for to remove Apple ID from your iPhone.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: May. 27, 2020

If you recently bought an iPhone or any other iOS devices from someone else or you’re going to sell your device to another user, then it is necessary to remove your Apple ID and password associated with your iOS devices. But, there are many users who don’t know how to delete Apple ID from iDevice. So, if you are also one of those users, then you are in the right place. Here is the ultimate guide to show you how to remove Apple ID from iPhone or iPad.

Method 1: How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad from iCloud or Find My iPhone

If you know the password for the Apple ID you want to remove from your iPhone, then you can do it from iCloud or Find My iPhone on your device.

Follow the below steps to learn how to remove Apple ID from iPhone:

  1. Open the Settings app on your iDevice.
  2. Tap on the Profile icon.
  3. Then, go to “iCloud”.
  4. Scroll down the screen to locate “Find My iPhone”.
  5. Tap on “Find My iPhone”.
  6. After that, disable Find My iPhone.
  7. Alternatively, scroll down the screen until you see the sign out option and click on it.
  8. Here, you may need to enter the passcode.
  9. Tap sign out and again, sign-in using a new Apple ID if it is required.
Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad

Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad

Method 2: How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad via Settings

If you’re looking for the easiest and simplest way to remove Apple IF from your iPhone or iPad, then it is through iPhone settings app.

Here are steps to remove Apple ID from iPhone via Settings:

  1. Open the “Settings” app on your iPhone
  2. Then, go to General” Reset.
  3. Choose “Erase all content and settings” option.
  4. Open the Settings app again.
  5. Move to General > ResetReset All settings”.
How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad via Settings – Step 2

How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad via Settings

Method 3: How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad in the App Store

If the wrong Apple ID is linked to your App store, then you can easily fix this problem by simply signing out from the previous Apple ID and then, again log-in with the right one.

Here are steps to delete Apple ID from iPhone in App store:

  1. Run the App Store app on your iPad or iPhone.
  2. Tap on Featured.
  3. Scroll down the screen until you view the Apple ID that the App Store app is using or signed into.
  4. After that, click on the Apple ID and tap “Sign Out”.
  5. Tap “Sign-in” and next, you can sign-in with your own account.
Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad in the App Store

Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad in the App Store

Method 4: How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad via iCloud.com

Users who don’t know the passcode and want to remove or delete the Apple ID from prior owners need to delete Apple ID remotely. You can do it by visiting iCloud.com.

Here is the guide on how to remove Apple ID from iDevice via iCloud.com:

  1. To start with, login into iCloud.com.
  2. Next, move to “Find My Device”.
  3. Here, click on “All Devices”.
  4. Select the target device you want to remove.
  5. Finally, click on “Remove from Account”.
How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad via iCloud.com

How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone/iPad via iCloud.com

Method 5: Remove Apple ID from iPhone with Apple ID Unlocker

AnyUnlock is powerful tool to help you delete the Apple ID with ease. With the function of Unlock Apple ID, you can remove Apple ID and iCloud account on your iOS device. After removing, you can create a new account and associate iPhone with it. So you can sign in with another Apple ID to enjoy Apple services again. Here are the steps you can follow to delete Apple ID on iPhone quickly:

Step 1: Download AnyUnlock on your computer.

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Step 2: Launch AnyUnlock and select “Unlock Apple ID” option to get started.

Click Unlock Apple ID from the Homepage

Click Unlock Apple ID from the Homepage

Step 3: Connect your iPhone with computer via USB cable. And click Unlock Now button from the interface below.

Click Unlock Now Button

Click Unlock Now Button

Step 4: Then AnyUnlock will remove Apple ID and iCloud account on iPhone automatically. Please do not disconnect your device until it restarts. Meanwhile, please don’t use your device or launch iTunes during removing.

AnyUnlock is Removing Apple ID

AnyUnlock is Removing Apple ID

Step 5: When the removing process is completed, you will see the interface as below. Next, you can enjoy your iPhone more freely.

Apple ID Removed Successfully

Apple ID Removed Successfully

After the Apple ID gets removed successfully, please DO NOT “Erase All Content and Settings” on the device or restore the device with iTunes/iCloud.

The Bottom Line

Well, you now know how to remove Apple ID from iPad/iPhone. And AnyUnlock can help you remove Apple ID with quick and ease, then you can create a new Apple ID or sign in with another account to enjoy Apple service. Before removing, you may need to transfer your iPhone data to computer to do a backup.

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS & Android related issues.