How to Create Apple ID Without Credit Card ?
If you own Apple Device than you might be aware of Apple ID. No doubt, creating Apple ID is completely useful and most crucial to use any Apple Device but When you create Apple ID for first time on your new Apple Device, it asks you to enter your credit card information so that you can make purchases from App Store and iTunes Store with more ease. But what if you want to have only free stuff available on Apple App Store? For those people I have got here one small tutorial to create Apple ID without entering your credit card information.
Well if you don’t know anything about Apple ID than let me first tell you what actually it is. Apple ID is similar to Google Account in Android, which gives you access to all services provided by Apple in its devices. In android device you can sign in with your Google Account and it asks you to enter payment information at the time, when you buy something from Play Store but in Apple Devices, you have to enter payment information at the time, when you are creating Apple ID. One more thing Apple also charges 1 US dollar (60 INR) for each Apple ID you create. Why? Even I don’t know that. When I purchased my first Apple Device which was iPhone, at that time I was not knowing that we can also create Apple ID without credit card so I entered my credit card information and wasted money for creating Apple ID.
If you have recently purchased new apple device and you are willing to create new Apple ID than you can follow below given steps and get your new Apple ID without giving any type of payment information to Apple. Yes let me clear one basic doubt before we proceed with tutorial. After creating Apple ID by procedure given below, you will be only able to get free apps available in App Store and iTunes Store. If you will choose any paid app than it will prompt you to enter Credit Card information at that time.
Steps to Create Apple ID Without Credit Card
You may think that this is not a genuine method to create Apple ID, well let me tell you that we are going to use iTunes to create Apple ID, so it is 100 percent genuine and working method. Just follow below given simple steps and create apple id without credit card using iTunes on your windows or Mac.
Note – I am using iTunes version 188.8.131.52 which is latest right now, If you are using older version than update iTunes first and than follow this tutorial.
1) As I said earlier we will be using iTunes to create apple id, so open iTunes on your Windows or Mac. After that Click on “iTunes Store” button in the top right corner.
2) It will open iTunes Store, Now we will try to get the prompt to sign in with Apple ID. For that click on “App Store” button in middle of iTunes Window (as shown in image below).
Search for any free available app on App Store and try to download it. (Note – Make sure the app is free otherwise it will not work)
3) As soon as you click on Free button it will prompt you to sign in with Apple ID, but we don’t have Apple ID so click on “Create Apple ID” and follow the simple wizard.
4) After you click on that button, it will open up small wizard. Accept Terms and Conditions and hit Next button and you will see the form to create Apple ID as shown in image below. Fill up that form with your details and click on “Continue” button.
5) After that next step of wizard is to choose the payment option. As we are going to create Apple ID without credit card, select “None” option first. After that fill up the below given form, with your details and click on button “Create Apple ID”.
6) That’s it! You have successfully created apple id without entering information of your credit card. All you have to do is Verify your Email address and you are all set to use your new Apple ID.
In this way you can create Apple ID without credit card and you can use this same method with iTunes on your iPhone or any other Apple devices. As you are not entering any credit card information you don’t have to pay a single cent for creating your new Apple ID using this method. Also if you are thinking that this is not a genuine way than let me tell you that I am using the Apple ID which is created with the same method on all my Apple devices and it works completely fine. You can also refer to article on Apple.com itself from here. Don’t worry and use this method to create Apple ID. I hope this tutorial helps you, do share with your friends and tell me in comments how this tutorial goes for you.