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Change Apple ID to E-mail Address?

1325 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Nov 9, 2011 3:13 AM by Reuben Feffer RSS
Reuben Feffer Level 2 Level 2 (195 points)
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Oct 13, 2011 5:31 AM

I am currently using an e-mail address as my Apple ID.


Now that I have an iCloud e-mail address, I would like to use this as my Apple ID, removing all references to Google.


I tried to make this change in iTunes on my Mac, by going to Store > View My Account > View Account > Edit Apple ID, but it didn't work. It wouldn't let me replace my e-mail address with an e-mail address. Here's the error message iTunes gave me:




Can this not be done? Is it impossible?

iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.8), iMac (21.5-inch, Mid 2010) 12GB RAM


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