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08-14-2008, 08:02 AM #1How to remove/change associated email ID within appstore?
I just bought a 3G iphone from a friend. When I go to the appstore and scroll down to the bottom, I see his email [email protected]. How do I change or remove his ID so I can configure mine?
Any help is appreciated. Thanks
08-14-2008, 08:53 AM #2
I supose you could restore and set up as a new phone in Itunes.
Youd need Itunes to be set up with your own account though, which I supose you would have anyway.
I dont think that theres a way of doing it from the phone,
08-14-2008, 01:45 PM #3
Any other ideas? The phone is already activated and if I restore it, would need to go thru the activation process and I hate to bug him again to lend me his sim card etc..
08-15-2008, 12:19 PM #4
Connect the phone to your computer, open iTunes, sign out of his account, sign into yours, sync.
08-15-2008, 01:30 PM #5
stealing is not tolerated.
08-15-2008, 02:49 PM #6
do you not have service? why can't you use YOUR sim card & activate?
08-15-2008, 07:31 PM #7
go to iTunes Store in the iTunes program, then click on his ID in the upper right hand corner, and sign in with yours. sync your phone, voila.
08-15-2008, 07:55 PM #8
Yeah, all you need to do has been mentioned here, just sign into your itunes account and perform a sync. Whatever itunes profile is active sticks to the iphone. I learned this when I pwnd my sister's iphone and she was buying apps on my account >.<
08-16-2008, 07:26 AM #9
Last edited by parrya; 08-16-2008 at 08:56 AM.