Each on occasion, Apple will push out a minor replace that fixes some random little drawback with its working methods. This time round, it’s the Apple ID web page in 10.three, which lastly has a extra cohesive settings web page with entry to all the things from two-factor authentication to serial numbers in your different gadgets.
Open up the Settings app and also you’ll instantly see your Apple ID data on the prime of the display. Faucet that and also you get entry to a lot of issues associated to iCloud, your ID, iTunes, and extra. Most of these things was included in earlier variations of iOS, nevertheless it’s all now accessible on one web page.
The very first thing you may faucet on is your identify, telephone numbers, and e-mail. It’s also possible to change your DOB and alter your settings for various e-mail newsletters in case you’re getting these.
Subsequent up is Password & Safety, which was buried beneath a bunch of various pages. Right here, you may activate two-factor authentication, change your trusted telephone numbers, and request verification codes to signal into your iCloud account on different gadgets. Beforehand, you’d need to faucet Settings > iCloud > Apple ID > Password & Safety to get to this web page, which was cumbersome and awkwardly situated. Now, it’s tremendous straightforward to get to. For those who haven’t turned on two-factor authentication, now could be a very good time to take action.
The Cost & Delivery part is precisely as you’d anticipate, as is the iTunes & App Retailer sections, however the iCloud menu is value diving into. You’ll now get a pleasant visible breakdown of what’s taking on cupboard space in iCloud, and you may simply toggle what apps and providers have entry to iCloud syncing. This was hidden away beneath a separate iCloud Drive web page, so it’s good to have all the things multi function place.
Lastly, on the backside of the web page you’ll discover each different gadget signed in to your Apple ID, like Macs, Apple Watches, or iPads. You’ll be able to shortly get entry to serial numbers, verify if Discover My Machine is enabled, and even take away any outdated gadgets you not personal. In fact, if there’s some gadget listed right here that shouldn’t be, you may take away it, signal out of your account, after which pop again to the Password & Safety web page to vary your password.
None of these things is revolutionary, nevertheless it’s good to lastly have a single place to handle all the things associated to your Apple ID. Over time, all of these things has bounced round to completely different oddball pages, or was tucked away in non-obvious locations.