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Question: My spouses phone number is listed as the main number in my iMessage account. How can I change this?

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Mar 15, 2018 4:06 PM in response to Marshafromkentucky In response to Marshafromkentucky

Immediately stop sharing an Apple ID with your spouse (or anyone else).


Once you have your own Apple ID, thoroughly cleanse all your iOS devices as follows:

What to do before you sell or give away your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch - Apple Support

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Immediately stop sharing an Apple ID with your spouse (or anyone else).


Once you have your own Apple ID, thoroughly cleanse all your iOS devices as follows:

What to do before you sell or give away your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch - Apple Support

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Question: My spouses phone number is listed as the main number in my iMessage account. How can I change this?