Can 2 iPhones use the same iCloud account?

Can 2 iPhones use the same iCloud account?

Yes, you can link two iPhones together by having them set up with the same Apple ID. To be specific with the semantics, two iPhones are linked together when both phones have access to the same information and setup.

What happens if you use the same Apple ID on two phones?

Using the same Apple ID means that you can share iTunes playlists, App store downloads and purchases, share messages, and face timing. Also, the location displayed on finding my phone will show both locations.

Can you be logged into iCloud on 2 devices?

If you’re using iCloud Drive, you can also access the same documents or apps on other devices using the same Apple ID. On the other hand, using iCloud means that your information is no longer only on one device but accessible from multiple places.

How do I Unsync two iPhones from the same Apple ID?

To unsync iPhones with the same Apple ID, unlock your phone, go to your settings app, and select the Apple ID or iCloud account. Scroll down to the devices connected and tap on the info on the phone you want to remove and tap on the remove button to commence the process.

Why are my two iPhones linked?

Settings-wise, the reason the phones actually ring together is due to a new feature FaceTime called iPhone Cellular Calls, but the underlying cause is more relevant, and that is the sharing of a single iCloud and/or Apple ID.

How do I merge two iCloud accounts on my iPhone?

Choose your original iCloud account > select files you want to merge > click Sync to Cloud > choose your another iCloud account as the target to start.

How does iCloud work with multiple devices?

To set up iCloud on your devices, sign in to each of them with the same Apple ID and password. You can choose which apps store information in iCloud and which iCloud features you’re using separately on each device.

Can I have the same phone number on 2 iPhones?

Unfortunately, you often cannot have multiple phones with the same number. Many phone companies simply don’t support it. One exception is a product called Verizon Number Share, which lets you receive calls on multiple devices, but it mostly supports wearable devices like smartwatches rather than additional phones.

How do I stop sharing iCloud on other devices?

Go to Settings. Tap your name, then tap Family Sharing. Tap your name. Tap Stop Using Family Sharing.

Why are my two phones linked?

Can I change my iCloud account without losing everything?

If you no longer use the email address that’s associated with your Apple ID, you can change it. You won’t lose access to your contacts, purchases, or other account information.