[Solved]How Do I Get Rid of Someone Else's Apple ID on My iPhone?

by Jenefey Aaron   Updated on 2024-04-17 / Update for  Apple ID

Last week, a friend of mine borrowed my phone as he had his iPhone broken. I had two of the phones, so I lent him one to use for a couple of days. After I got my phone return, I witnessed weird login credential pop-up on my screen as I navigate between applications like iCloud, Apple store. Later I got to know, he used his Apple account to download apps and stuffs like that, and firstly I had no idea how to remove them. I was wondering how do I get rid of someone else's apple id on my iPhone? After some fair tryouts and browsing, I came to know the inclusive solutions.

The same problem might occur to you if you buy a second-hand iOS device. Here we are discussing the possible solutions; read them thoroughly to find out how do I get rid of someone else's apple id on my iPhone? Keeps saying verification failed.

Way 1. How Do I Delete an Apple ID from My iPhone without a Password

A fantastic tool developed by Tenorshare called Tenorshare 4uKey is the exact thing you are looking after to remove apple id from iPhone. Also, it perfectly works well with iPhone 13, iPad, iPod Touch for removing screen Lock and screen time passcode.

It works with the latest iPhone 13 and iOS 15. For a clear understanding and guide, follow the steps mentioned below thoroughly.

  • Download and install Tenorshare 4uKey on your computer. Open 4uKey and choose “Unlock Apple ID” from its main interface.

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  • Then we need to connect the iPhone to the computer and click on “ Start Remove”.

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  • Here we need to clear the device system. If the device is running iOS 11.4 or below, we need to reset the device first.

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  • After resetting, 4uKey will start removing the Apple ID.

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  • However, if the device is running iOS 11.4 or later. We need to turn on the screen lock and 2-factor authentication.

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  • Then download the firmware package.

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  • After the firmware package is downloaded successfully, 4uKey will start removing the Apple ID.

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  • Wait for seconds and you will successfully get rid of someone else’s Apple ID.

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Way 2. How to Remove Apple ID from iPhone Settings (Need Password)

If you know the password, then it is very easy to remove. Just go to the General settings, on the top you’ll see the account name and enter it. Scrow down and click “Sign Out”. You’ll be prompted to enter the Apple id password. After signing out, any dcuments and data stord in iCloud Drive will be removed from this iPhone.

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After that, the old Apple ID has been removed. You can now sign in a new one.

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Way 3. How to Delete Apple ID from iCloud.com

iCloud, as a name suggests, is a Cloud service of Apple. It permits iOS users to share data and information remotely on the server more securely and privately. iCloud required Apple ID login to manage and maintain its capabilities and functionalities. Another way to remove Apple ID from iPhone is to delete Apple Id from iCloud. Following the steps will not feature synchronize facility to Calendar, Notes, Reminder, Safari, and other applications. Follow steps below for proper guidance:

  • On the browser, go to the Apple privacy website.
  • Log in to your Apple ID and Password to which you would like to delete.
  • On manage your data, search for “Delete your account” option then get started.

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  • Select a reason you are deleting the account for then hit Continue.
  • Accept terms and conditions and hit continue. Choose your account to get Pincode for account deletion confirmations, then hit continue. A generated code is to be inserted in the required field. Enter the pin and click "Continue."

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  • Confirm deletion while hitting "Delete Account." It generally takes seven days for termination of account after overall verification.

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If you buy a second-hand phone or lend someone your iPhone, issues relating to how do I get rid of someone else's Apple ID on my iPhone? Keeps saying verification failed occurs. You can remove Apple ID from the phone quickly with few clicks. You don't need prior tech knowledge to use the Tenorshare 4uKey application. The tool is excellent for keeping all your belonging data without deleting them even after removing Apple ID. The above article depicts the best solution suitable to get rid of other's Apple ID.