Create or use your Apple ID without a payment method

Use your Mac or PC


Fill out all of the information required. Complete the form to create your new Apple ID, then tap Next. Complete the form to create your new Apple ID. Fill in your Details and click Continue. There should be several available right from the main page, or you can search for specific apps.

If you don't have an Apple ID


Backing up Internet Explorer Favorites. It is strongly recommended that you do NOT use an existing personal iTunes account and that you setup a separate iTunes account using your BSD email account. Apple has created instructions on how to setup a free iTunes account without requiring the use of a credit card. You can accomplish this right on the iPad look at the second section of the page. Select "Store" on the left and, if you see an email address already in the "Apple ID" section , tap it.

If not, skip to step 4. Enter your BSD email address and choose a password. Note Apple's requirements for your password. Even though you are creating the account without choosing a credit card, Apple still requires you to enter your name, address and phone number. You can always enter the address and phone number of your school. Scroll down and enter your name, address and phone number, then tap "Next".

An email will be sent to the email address you entered earlier in the process. Using a computer it's easier , go to your BSD email and look for the verification email from Apple. Use your Mac or PC. This number is only used for verification purposes. Store availability and features might vary by country or region. Make sure that you have the latest version. Complete the form to create your new Apple ID. The email address you provide will be your new Apple ID. The form also includes security questions for your protection.

After you've filled out the form, click Continue. Enter your credit card and billing information, then click Continue. We'll charge you only when you make a purchase. You can change or remove your payment details later. Scroll to the bottom and tap Sign In. If prompted, tap Agree again.

Create an Apple ID in iTunes