An Apple ID is required for you to enjoy all of iPhone’s services such as the App Store, Game Center, iCloud Drive, iTunes, Apple Music, and Apple Pay. There is a common misconception that you can only create an Apple ID using an iPhone, a Mac or through iTunes. You can, in fact, create a new Apple ID using a computer without installing any software. This article will guide you through all the steps necessary for setting up a new Apple ID using a computer. 

== Create a New Apple ID Using a Computer ==

To create your new Apple ID using your PC, follow these steps:

1.Go to Apple’s official site for managing your Apple ID –

**httpsappleid.apple.com

2.Click on

**Create Your Apple ID** on the upper-right part of your computer’s screen.

3.On the Create Your Apple ID Page,

**enter an existing email address This will be used as your Apple ID.

4.Enter and confirm your

**password Passwords should be at least eight characters, have at least one number, and have a lowercase and an uppercase letter.

5.Input your

**name

6.Enter your

**birthday Apple services will be tailored based on your age.

7.Enter three

**security questions** with three different security answers.

8.Choose your

**country

9.Check on the respective check boxes if you want to receive announcements, offers and updates.

10.Confirm that you are not a robot by typing in the

**captcha code

11.Click on

**Continue** to proceed.

12.Apple will send a

**confirmation email** containing a code to your registered email address.

13.

**Enter the confirmation code** on the verification page.

14.

**Your Apple ID is now created Details of your Apple ID will be displayed on-screen. You can now use your newly created Apple ID to access Apple’s wide range of services. ![ Apple ID Creation site](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Apple-ID-Creation-site.png)

![ Apple ID Creation site - create your Apple ID](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Apple-ID-Creation-site-create-your-Apple-ID.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - name](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-name.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - password](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-password.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - enter name and family name](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-enter-name-and-family-name.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - enter birthday](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-enter-birthday.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - security question](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-security-question.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - select country](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-select-country.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - choose to get announcements](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-choose-to-get-announcements.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - captch](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-captch.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - Continue](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-Continue.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - emailed confirmation](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-emailed-confirmation.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - confirm registration](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-confirm-registration.png)

![ Create your Apple ID - APPLE ID Created](httpswww.tech-recipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Create-your-Apple-ID-APPLE-ID-Created.png)

This tutorial explains how to create a new Apple ID using a computer. If you have questions with any of the steps above, leave a message in the comments section so that we can get back to you.

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