You may need to transfer your Apple Music app subscription to another Apple ID if you change countries or regions, got a new device, iPhone or Mac perhaps, or if you switch from an individual subscription to a family subscription. Fortunately, Apple makes it easy to do this.
How to Switch & Transfer an Apple Music Streaming Membership to Another Apple ID on a New Device
In this article, we’ll show you how to manage, move, and transfer your Apple Music streaming subscription to another Apple ID user or a new device in just a few steps. So if you find yourself in need of moving your music streaming subscription including your songs, playlists and podcasts, read on!
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Step 1 – Log in to your Apple ID Account Page
Setting up, managing, and protecting your Apple ID is a key part of ensuring adequate security for all your favorite Apple products and services. Logging in to your AppleID account page enables you to do exactly that; it provides a single place for managing all of your account information associated with AppleIDs, passwords, credit cards, and more.
From this page you can review security settings, update payment information and shipping addresses, set up Apple Music membership or iCloud storage options—basically have control over any purchases you make on iTunes or App Store.
Step 2 – Click on the “Manage” Link Next to your Apple Music Subscription
Managing your Apple Music subscription is easy, and just takes a few clicks.
- From your account page, click on the “Manage” link next to your active subscription. This will take you to the plan details page, where you can review your active membership information such as payment method and renewal date.
- You can also make adjustments to your subscription plan like changing the number of accounts or adding an additional family member.
Step 3 – Click on the “Edit” Button Next to the Subscription that you Want to Transfer the Apple ID
Transferring an Apple ID subscription is easy and convenient.
- To begin, click on the “Edit” button next to the subscription you want to transfer.
- Once you make the selection, follow the instructions provided to complete the transfer process.
Remember that if you don’t see the subscription listed in My Account, it has likely been moved through Family Sharing or redeemed using a different Apple ID.
Step 4 – Enter the new Apple ID and click on the “Save” button
Add the new apple id that you want to use. Once you add the new Apple ID, it would require you to enter the password. Enter your password for the new Apple ID and you are good to go. Click on the save button on the top right corner of the screen to save the changes made.
Step 5 – Confirm the Change by Clicking on the “Done” Button
Once you’ve made all the necessary changes, make sure to click the “Done” button to confirm the changes. This will ensure that your changes take effect and will be applied to your account or settings. Taking this verification step is important in making sure that any modifications are set correctly and securely.
Although it might be tempting to skip this step, leaving it out would make all the previous steps ineffective. Keep in mind that clicking the “Done” button is how your desired alterations will be enforced and completed. The new Apple ID will now be able to access your Apple Music subscription
Wrapping it Up
Apple ID is a game-changer for Apple users who rely on the company and its products. It grants access to your Apple Music subscription, it promises to make music streaming easier and more convenient than ever before.
By streamlining access across multiple platforms under one single, secure sign-in, users can enjoy all their favorite Apple products in a uniform, easy-to-navigate format without having to repeatedly log in or juggle various passwords.