How do I update apps purchased with old Apple ID?

Answer: A: If those apps were originally purchased with that other AppleID, then you cannot update them with your AppleID. You will need to delete them and purchase them with your own AppleID. Purchases are forever tied to the AppleID used at the time of original purchase and download.

Can not update apps because of old Apple ID?

Basically, If an app is purchased/downloaded using one Apple ID, then you can’t update it with another Apple ID. The app is inextricably linked to the first Apple ID. You’ll have to delete it and repurchase/download it again with the second Apple ID.

Why is my App Store using my old Apple ID?

Try going to settings>iTunes and App Store and make sure that you are signed in to the correct Apple ID. Also more than likely there was an app or something purchased under that Apple ID and needs an update so just make sure you’re signed into the correct account.

Does Apple ID work on Samsung?

Answer: A: An Apple ID is used for all things Apple. You use, for example, it to sign in here and make purchases from the iTunes Store. You’ll need a new account to make use of the Google Play store on Android, but you can still buy music from the iTunes Store and use it on your new device.

How do I find out which Apple ID was used to purchase apps?

On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  1. Open the Settings app.
  2. Tap your name, then tap Media & Purchases.
  3. Tap View Account. You might be asked to sign in.
  4. Tap Purchase History.
  5. Your purchase history appears. Tap Last 90 Days, then select a different date range.

Can I download apps from another Apple ID?

Download an app on your Mac To see a family member’s content, click your name next to Purchased by. Then choose a family member’s name from the list that appears. Download the app that you want.

How do you fix this update is not available for this Apple ID either because it was bought by a different user or the item was refunded or Cancelled?

Here is how:

  1. Delete the app that you cannot update. If this is an iPhone or iPad, touch and hold the app and select Delete App.
  2. Then launch the App Store app on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac. Please ensure that you are signed into the store using your current Apple ID.
  3. Find the app and then redownload it.

Why does my Apple ID still show my old email?

Answer: A: Try signing out of Settings/Your Name (scroll to the bottom) and then sign in with the new email address. If you have changed your ID, have you followed the steps in this article? Make sure you turn of Find My Phone before signing out of the old ID.

Can I set up Apple ID on Android?

To create an Apple ID on an Apple TV, Android device, smart TV, or streaming device, you can usually follow the steps provided onscreen and enter your full name, date of birth, an email address or phone number, and a payment method.

How can I access my Apple ID on Android?

Open the Settings app. Tap Sign in to your [device]. Enter your Apple ID and password. If prompted, enter the six-digit verification code sent to your trusted device or phone number and complete sign in.

How do I find previously downloaded apps on Android?

On your Android phone, open the Google Play store app and tap the menu button (three lines). In the menu, tap My apps & games to see a list of apps currently installed on your device. Tap All to see a list of all apps you’ve downloaded on any device using your Google account.

Why can’t I update apps downloaded with a specific Apple ID?

Not sure what advice you are looking for really. To update apps downloaded with a particular Apple Id needs the password for that ID. Perhaps you should have done a “factory reset” and established your own Apple Id from the start. Do not reset until you’re ready to walk away from all the apps you can’t update.

How do I sign out with an updated Apple ID?

1 If you’re signed out, enter your updated Apple ID and password. 2 If you’re signed in with your previous Apple ID, tap your Apple ID, then tap Sign Out. Then enter your updated Apple ID and password. See More…

How do I Change My Apple ID on my iPhone?

If you’re using iOS 10.3 or later, go to Settings > [your name] > iTunes & App Store. If you’re using iOS 10.2 or earlier, go to Settings > iTunes & App Store. If you’re signed out, enter your updated Apple ID and password. If you’re signed in with your previous Apple ID, tap your Apple ID, then tap Sign Out.

How do I update my Apple ID for FaceTime?

Go to Settings > FaceTime. If you’re signed out on your iPhone or iPod touch, tap “Use your Apple ID for FaceTime” and enter your updated Apple ID and password. On your iPad, just enter your updated Apple ID and password.