How do I create an Apple email account?

How do I create an Apple email account?

Create a primary iCloud Mail address on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  1. On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud.
  2. Turn on iCloud Mail (or Mail), then follow the onscreen instructions to create an iCloud Mail address.

How can I get a free Apple email address?

How to create an iCloud email on you iPhone with an existing Apple ID

  1. Open your Settings app.
  2. Tap on your name.
  3. Select “iCloud.”
  4. Toggle on the “Mail” option to prompt a pop-up message.
  5. Select “Create” in the pop-up window.
  6. Enter your desired name before “”
  7. Tap “Next.”
  8. Confirm your choice.

Does Apple still provide email addresses?

This email address is your Apple ID and the username that you use to sign in to Apple services like Apple Music and iCloud. It’s also the contact email address for your account. Be sure to check your inbox regularly. We’ll send you email notifications to help you manage your account.

Are Apple email accounts free?

If you have an Apple ID, then you have an iCloud email account. This free account gives you up to 5GB storage for your emails, minus what you use for documents and other data you store in the cloud. It’s easy to work with your iCloud email from Apple’s Mail, on the Mac, or on an iOS device.

Do I need an iCloud email address?

You don’t ‘have’ to have an address if you don’t want one; it’s one of the iCloud facilities on offer, but if you don’t want to use it just don’t enable it in the checklist when you sign in. In neither case will iCloud affect other email services in any way.

Why can’t I use my Gmail for Apple ID?

You will need to get another e-mail address to use as your Apple ID. You can use any email address for a new Apple ID. You can also change an existing Apple ID from one third-party address to another, like from to

Why won’t Apple let me use my email address?

If you find out that the email address you are trying to use as your primary Apple ID is already being used as a secondary email address for other Apple ID email, you need to remove that secondary email and use an email address that you are not already using. Open the Settings app on your iPhone.