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i cloud & password

by StavP1 / November 18, 2012 8:28 PM PST

I have an iphone 4 and ipad 3.
Months ago I changed my email address and thus changed my itunes ID email and pw. When i went to activate i cloud recently my original itunes email keeps popping up. When i type the original password i get the message that its wrong and asks me to edit. When I go to settings i can not edit the email address but only the password. So although the current email/ID/pw work with everything/all apps perfectly, i cannot activate i cloud and i cant get rid of the old email. Any advice would be highly appreciated.

Thanks

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Try resetting the network settings
by Pepe7 / November 19, 2012 12:15 AM PST
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i cloud & password
by StavP1 / November 24, 2012 9:13 PM PST

Thanks but how does one resetthe network settings?

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Thee is no need to reset the network settings.
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / November 24, 2012 11:00 PM PST
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all you need to do if follow the instructions that you read at the link provided by Pepe7.

Turn it all off and delete the account.

Now put in your new details.

Read the instructions

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