Merged Apple ID for Apps and iTunes

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by mrsoonersky, Jul 8, 2013.

  1. mrsoonersky macrumors newbie

    Mar 10, 2011
    Has anyone found a way to use different ID's for the App Store and the iTunes store? Since Apple refuses to merge apple ID's, I have an ID for Music, and a different one for apps. iOS6 allowed this, it appears to be gone in iOS7. :mad:
  2. aimee.elizabeth macrumors 6502

    Sep 28, 2012
    Well what happens when you try to use a different one for each?
  3. mrsoonersky thread starter macrumors newbie

    Mar 10, 2011
    it replaces the other. Each app allows you to enter an ID, but once entered, it matches the ID.
  4. Night Spring macrumors G5

    Night Spring

    Jul 17, 2008
    Just tried this on my iPad on iOS 6. Switching accounts in one store switches account in the other. So this behavior is the same as on iOS 7. Not sure why you thought otherwise.
  5. Gjwilly macrumors 68030

    May 1, 2011
    SF Bay Area
    I "updated" to beta 3 but I remember going through the setup of a fresh install of beta 2 and there was an option for entering more than one Apple ID.
    Maybe it's gone in beta 3 or maybe it can only be done during initial setup.
    Or maybe it's just a bug.
  6. irnchriz macrumors 65816


    May 2, 2005
    There is an option to setup using a different ID for iCloud and iTunes but not for the iTunes Store and the App Store. Never has been.

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