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iMessage - Where To Change Apple ID?

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Reuben Feffer Level 2 Level 2 (195 points)
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Oct 20, 2011 11:23 AM

I'm trying to help a friend with his iPad. He's got a problem switching iMessage on.

 

On the Settings > Messages screen, iMessage is currently set to OFF. If he tries to turn it on, a window pops up saying:

 

iMessage Password

blahblah@googlemail.com

Cancel | Log in

 

The Apple ID that it's showing (blahblah@googlemail.com) is incorrect. It's not his Apple ID anymore. So, how does he re-enter his Apple ID? There doesn't seem to be any option? iMessage is completely locked to that old Apple ID of his.

 

Please help.

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