Set up iCloud on your Mac

Learn how to set up iCloud on all of your devices. The rest is automatic.


For the best iCloud experience, make sure your device meets the minimum system requirements.

Use the latest version of macOS

Update to the latest version of macOS. Go to Apple menu () and choose App Store. See if there’s an update available.

 

Sign in

Go to Apple menu () and choose System Preferences > iCloud. Enter your Apple ID. When you sign in, iCloud is turned on automatically.

Have questions about Apple ID?

 

Check your iCloud settings

After you enter your Apple ID, go to System Preferences and click iCloud. Choose the apps—like Notes, Photos, and iCloud Drive—that you want to use with iCloud.

 

Find the storage plan that’s right for you

One safe place for all your photos, files, and more

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Published Date: Tue Apr 10 19:28:16 GMT 2018