Can I add a second account to an iCloud?

by Narendra

Yes, navigate to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account > iCloud. Each account requires a unique Apple ID, and each iOS device or Mac can only host three iCloud accounts (although you can sign into more than three on a device if the additional accounts are created on other devices).

Can you have 2 Apple IDs one iPhone?

Can two different Apple IDs use the same iCloud?

You can sign in to iCloud and iTunes with different Apple IDs. Homesharing, iTunes Match, and the iTunes and App Stores can all be linked to one Apple ID for iTunes. You can use your own Apple IDs to sign in to iCloud, iMessage, and FaceTime.

Can I have 2 iCloud email accounts on my iPhone?

After you set up your main iCloud Mail address, you can create up to three email aliases with the domain on After you set up an alias, you can send and receive mail from that alias on and on any device where Mail is turned on in iCloud settings.

How many iCloud accounts can I have on my iPhone?

Apple won’t let an iPhone or iPad have more than three free iCloud accounts or Apple IDs. This is a limitation of the hardware, and you can’t do anything about it.

Can you have two iCloud accounts with the same phone number?

You can use the same phone number for two different Apple IDs. For example, you could have one for business and one for personal use, but both would have the same phone number. Read also: How to Stop Spotify from Opening on Startup on Mac

What is the difference between an Apple ID and an iCloud account?

Your Apple ID is the account you use to get into iCloud and all other Apple services. When you use your Apple ID to sign in to a device, you can access all the photos, files, and other information you store in iCloud.

Should my wife and I have separate Apple IDs?

Apple recommends that your Apple ID not be shared. Instead, configure Family Sharing so that each user has a separate Apple ID. In this manner, family members can share purchases, subscriptions, and more without disclosing personal information such as email addresses, text messages, or passwords.

Can I have 2 iCloud emails? allows you to add other addresses to your account as aliases that also receive email. You can add up to three aliases, each of which receives email as if it were your primary address.

Can I create a new iCloud email if I already have one?

You can create an iCloud email account when registering an Apple ID or after registering an Apple ID. Apple permits the configuration of an iCloud email account on a Mac computer, an iPhone, or an iPad.

Can you have more than one iCloud account on a computer?

Yes, if you set up each iCloud account in a different user account on the computer. This is the best way to set up a computer that is used by more than one person. Julian Wright said, “Yes, you can do that as long as you set up the different iCloud accounts in different user accounts on the computer.”

Can I have 2 accounts on my iPhone?

You can’t have two different IDs on one device like you can on a computer. Devices are made to only be used by one person. You can have two IDs. For example, you could use one for iCloud and the other for the App Store/iTunes. You can’t share in-app purchases.

Will creating a new iCloud delete everything?

Yes, but you will lose everything associated with the account. Before deleting your account, consider backing up your iCloud data. You will also need to sign out of the Apple ID on all of your devices, like your phone and iPad, if you want to keep using them.