Creating Free iTunes Account

If you use iTunes or any other products that require your Apple ID, you probably know that in order to log in you have to enter your credit card data. Some users have had troubles with apps they no longer use that have been withdrawing money from their accounts. And parents haven’t been able to trace their kids’ in-app purchases. They can rest easy now, as we’ve found the way to create free iTunes account.

Free iTunes Account: Mac / PC instruction

  • Open iTunes on your computer. You can download it on  www.apple.com/itunes/download.

  • Click the iTunes store button. Search for any free app that’s in store and try to download it.

  • The pop-up window will appear asking you to sign in to be able to download the app. Click on ‘Create Apple ID’

  • You will be directed to iTunes store page, click the ‘Continue’ button on the bottom right. Then Read the iTunes terms and conditions and agree to them.

  • Fill in your name, password and birth date and click ‘Next’ button.

  • Payment Type choice will appear on the next page, with ‘None’ as the last in a line of the options. Fill in your billing address, and don’t forget about the postcode and phone number. Then click on the ‘Create Apple ID’ button.

  • You will receive a verification e-mail to the address you indicated. Verify it from your mail service, and it’s done!

  • After signing into iTunes without the credit card, you will be able to download any free content there is on iTunes and App Store.

Free iTunes Account: iPhone / iPad / iPod Touch Instruction

  • The easier way of creating free iTunes account on iOS devices is through the App Store, as iTunes version for iOS is more a music player than a multi-store.

  • Launch the App Store on your device.

  • Search for any app that’s available for download and tap ‘Download’.

  • The pop-up window will appear asking you to log in or create an Apple ID, tap ‘Create New Apple ID’.

  • You will be prompted to choose your country. As a matter of fact, you can create an iTunes account in any country you like to have the opportunity of downloading free apps available for a limited number of App Stores. Choose the country you want and tap ‘Next’. Then read the terms and conditions and agree to them.

  • Enter your personal data and tap ‘Next’.

  • In the next window among all the payment methods available for you to choose, tap on ‘None’, and then the ‘Next’ button.

  • Enter the valid billing address, your phone number and email. Once more tap ‘Next’.

  • You will be directed to the Verification screen, open your email client and tap on the link that has been sent to you, then tap on the ‘Done’ button.

  • Congratulations! From now on you have an Apple ID that is not attached to your credit card and a wide range of free downloadable apps to choose from.

Enjoy Your Free Apps

As you’ve probably understood by now, enjoying a free iTunes account doesn’t take a lot of your time and effort. Just follow the steps provided in our article.

If you already have an Apple ID, sign out of it. To sign out on iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, navigate to iTunes & App Stores settings in your Settings app. Tap on your Apple ID and then on ‘Sign Out’. To sign out on Mac/PC, open iTunes, go to the Store menu and click on the ‘Sign Out’ button.

As you can see, everything about your Apple ID is as easy as it may seem!