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Problems creating Apple ID

2293 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Apr 20, 2010 10:30 AM by Kay Marczoch RSS
PSmith2312 Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Apr 20, 2010 9:28 AM
I'm attempting to create an Apple ID for my young brother's computer and iPod Touch. The problem is when I'm creating the account it requests credit/debit card payment information - with NO option to skip. He doesn't own a credit/debit card, nor will he ever need to use one with iTunes.

How do I get around this?
Windows 7
  • Kay Marczoch Level 7 Level 7 (21,680 points)
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    Apr 20, 2010 10:30 AM (in response to PSmith2312)
    #1 Buy a gift voucher or gift a single song to your brother's email
    #2 log out from any existing account
    #3 redeem that voucher / gift
    #4 now choose to create a new ID

    You'll be offered "NONE" as payment method

    in any other case you have to supply a payment method
    MacPro 8-Core - MacBookPro 13" OCZ SSD + 15" - MacMini, Mac OS X (10.6.2), 100 Mbit FibreDSL - DVB(C) - several iPods - DOT MobileMe

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