Apple ID: Turning off two-step verification for your Apple ID
Learn how to turn off two-step verification for your Apple ID.
If you are protecting your Apple ID with two-step verification but would like to turn it off, you can follow these steps:
- Go to My Apple ID (appleid.apple.com), select "Manage your Apple ID," and then sign in.
- Select the "Password and Security" tab.
- Click "Turn off two-step verification."
- Choose new security questions, verify your birth date, and provide a rescue email address (optional but recommended).
- Click Save.
Note: Be sure to memorize your new security questions and answers. They will sometimes be required to verify your identity.
You will receive an email confirming that you've turned off two-step verification for your Apple ID.